Gender issues in the information society

ICTs could give a major boost to the economic, political and social empowerment of women, and the promotion of gender equality. But that potential will only be realized if the gender dimensions of the Information Society - in term's of users' needs, conditions of access, policies, applications and regulatory frameworks - are properly understood and adequately addressed by all stakeholders.



  • Bibliographic reference
  • Collation: 87 p.
  • Author(s): Primo, Natasha
  • Publication year: 2003
  • Document code: CI.2003/WS/05
  • Series Title: UNESCO Publications for the World Summit on the Information Society
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