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Developing Power: How Women Transformed International Development

edited by Arvonne S. Fraser and Irene Tinker
Format
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Published
New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2004.
Edition
1st Feminist Press ed
Language
English
ISBN
1558614842 (hardcover : alk. paper), 1558614850 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Table of contents
Contents
  • Introduction: ideas into action / Irene Tinker
  • Crossroads for women at the UN / Aziza Hussein
  • Breaking new ground at the UN and the World Bank / Gloria Scott
  • The UN, women, and development: the World Conferences on Women / Leticia Ramos Shahani
  • Walking my own road: how a sabbatical year led to a United Nations career / Margaret Snyder
  • Walking on eggshells at the UN / Kristen Timothy
  • Centering wisdom, changing policies: the women in development movement / Irene Tinker
  • Striding forward: an Italian NGO in the developing nations / Daniela Colombo
  • The International Women's Tribune Center: expanding the struggle for women's rights
  • At the UN / Anne S. Walker
  • ISIS International: a Latin American perspective / Ana María Portugal
  • Women's world banking / Michaela Walsh
  • A view from the South: a story of intersections / Devaki Jain
  • A Caribbean journey: defending feminist politics / Peggy Antrobus
  • Searching for equality: WID needed at home and abroad / Vivian Lowery Derryck
  • Seizing opportunities: USAID, WID, and CEDAW / Arvonne S. Fraser
  • Towards empowerment: influencing the Netherlands aid programs / Geertje Lycklama à Nijeholt
  • Crossing the line: from academia to the WID office at USAID / Jane S. Jaquette
  • Full circle: from academia to government and back / Elsa M. Chaney
  • A Brazilian feminist and a new constitution / Jacqueline Pitanguy
  • Pioneering women's forestry issues at FAO / Marilyn W. Hoskins
  • Creating a commonwealth sisterhood / Dorienne Rowan-Campbell
  • Women empowering women through NGOs / Elise Fiber Smith
  • Gardening for development / Martha Wells Lewis
  • The Ford Foundation and the power of international sisterhood / Cornelia Butler Flora
  • Hard minds and soft hearts: a university memoir / Kathleen Cloud
  • Notes from the middle border: WID on campus / Jane B. Knowles
  • Straddling borders: global to local / Kathleen Staudt
  • Education, women, and politics in Kenya / Eddah W. Gachukia.
Description
xxx, 372 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-358) and index.
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