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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Evans, Hyacinth L.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Title, Analytic
Issues in gender and gender equality in the Caribbean
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Author, Monographic
UNESCO
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Title, Monographic
Gender equality in basic education
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Place of Publication
Santiago, Chile
Publisher Name
UNESCO Publications
Date of Publication
2002
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Page(s)
41-56
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Location/URL
http:; www.unesco.cl/pdf/publicac/igualdad_genero_ingles.pdf
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Abstract
Based on a study commissioned by UNESCO, an examination of gender equality and basic education in Latin America and the Caribbean is presented. Organised around three areas: (1) general overview on Basic Education with special reference to gender issues; (2) policy responses and trends in the past ten years; (3) suggested strategies for realisation of gender equality in basic education. Paper also examines some successful practices across the region such as the work of the Coalition for Better Parenting and the Baby Fathers Programme administered by Woman Inc. Ends with some suggested strategies for the realisation of gender equality in basic education.....
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