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Gender and the Millennium Development Goals

Gender and the Millennium Development Goals

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Published by Oxfam
This collection of articles focuses on the Millennium Development Goals from a gender perspective. It examines the strengths and weaknesses of this way of understanding and addressing poverty, and suggests ways of strengthening the approach by using key insights and approaches associated with the thirty-year struggle to establish and uphold the rights of women.
This collection of articles focuses on the Millennium Development Goals from a gender perspective. It examines the strengths and weaknesses of this way of understanding and addressing poverty, and suggests ways of strengthening the approach by using key insights and approaches associated with the thirty-year struggle to establish and uphold the rights of women.

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Published by: Oxfam on Apr 12, 2011
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03/18/2014

 
Edited by Caroline Sweetman
Oxfam Focus on Gender
 
The
books in Oxf am's
Focus on Gender
series were originally published as single issues
of
the journal
Gender and
Development,
which is published by Oxfam three times a year.It is the only European journal to focus specifically on gender and development issuesinternationally, to explore the links between gender and development initiatives, and tomake the links between theoretical and practical work in this field. For informationabout subscription rates, please apply to Taylor and Francis Group Ltd., CustomerServices Department, Rankine Road, Basingstoke, Hants RG24 8PR UK; email;enquiry@tandf.co.uk. In North America, please apply to Taylor and
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retrieval system, or transmittedin any form or by any means without the written permission of the Publisher.The views expressed in this book are those of the individual contributors,and not necessarily those of the Editor or the Publisher.Front cover:
Girls
at
Lovea
Cluster Satellite
School,
Cambodia, funded by Oxfam.Photo:
Howard Davies/Oxfam
©
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2005Published by Oxfam
GB,
274 Banbury Road, Oxford
OX2
7DZ,UKwww.oxfam.org.uk/publicationsTypeset in Palatino by Oxfam; printed by InformationPress,Eynsham.
Oxfam
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registered charity
No.
202918Oxfam
GB
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member of Oxfam InternationalISBN 0 85598 550 X
This book converted to digital file in 2010
 
Contents
Editorial 2
Caroline Sweetman
Making the links: women's rights and empowerment are key to achieving theMillennium Development Goals 9
Noeleen Heyzer
Gender equality and women's empowerment: a critical analysis of the third MillenniumDevelopment Goal 13
Naila Kabeer
Where to for women's movements and the MDGs? 25
Carol Barton
Approaches to reducing maternal mortality: Oxfam and the MDGs 36
Arabella Fraser
The education MDGs: achieving gender equality through curriculum and pedagogychange 44
Sheila Aikman, Elaine Unterhalter, and Chloe Challender
Not
a
sufficient condition: the limited relevance of the gender MDG to women'sprogress 56
Robert Johnson
Out of the margins: the MDGs through a CEDAW lens 67
Ceri Hayes
Linking women's human rights and theMDGs:an agenda for
2005
from the UK Genderand Development Network 79
Cenevieve Renard Painter
Critiquing the MDGs from a Caribbean perspective 94
Peggy Antrobus
Resources 105
Compiled by Kanika Lang
Publications 105Websites 109Electronic resources 110Tools for advocacy 115Organisations 115

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