GLOSSARY
 

The following terms have been largely selected from the glossary of the Gender Statistics Website of the United Nations Economic Commission (UNECE). See UNECE gender statistics glossary.
 

 
 


Women in development
A movement originating among liberal feminist development professionals in the early 1970's which seeks, through institutional change, social policy and programme measures, to fully integrate women in development processes.
The movement's basic aim has been equity and social justice, and has often focused on women's economic role and emphasized the gains of integrating women into development.
 


UNECE

 

 


UNIFEM

 
 


UNDP

 
 


UNSTATS

 
 


AGFUND

 

 


CAWTAR

 

 


IDRC