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Title Atlas of gender and development : how social norms affect gender equality in non-OECD countries.

Imprint Paris : OECD, Development Centre, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  HQ1237.5.D44    Lib Use Only
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  HQ1237.5.D44    Lib Use Only
Description 318 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-317).
Contents Introduction -- Why do we need a SIGI index? -- World overview. East Asia and Pacific -- Europe and Central Asia -- Latin America and the Caribbean -- Middle East and North Africa -- South Asia -- Sub-Saharan Africa.
Summary Illustrated with graphics and maps, this publication provides insight into the impact of social institutions - traditions, social norms and cultural practices - on gender equality in 124 non-OECD countries, using a new composite measure of gende
Form Also available online to subscribers.
Subject Sex discrimination against women -- Developing countries.
Sex role -- Developing countries.
Added Author Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Development Centre.
ISBN 9789264075207