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Women in poverty in the Philippines : a review of extant studies, policies and programmes and survey report
(United Nations, 2000)
<p>This paper presents a profile of poor women in the Philippines based on secondary sources of information. Other chapters discuss recent studies, status of women, profile of poor women. Findings are based on a nation ...
Virtue, order, health and money : towards a comprehensive perspective on female prostitution in Asia
(United Nations, 1986)
<p>This paper was prepared by Truong Thanh-Dam of the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, Netherlands, Consultant, for the Workshop of Experts on Prevention and Rehabilitation Schemes for Young Women in Prostitution ...
Impact of globalization on women : women and economic liberalization in the Asian and Pacific region
(United Nations, 1999)
<p>This paper looks at recent macro-economic changes in the Asian and Pacific region, in terms of their effects on women in the region. The focus is on the processes typically associated with "globalization" and economic ...
Women in Indonesia : a country profile
(United Nations, 1998)
Presents some descriptive information on women's role and status in Indonesia as well as statistical data. The aim is to propose additional measures to further enhance the participation of women in education, health, ...