strategy

Improving access of women to resources, technology and credit

Context:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.
Claim:
States party to the [Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women] should review and suggest amendments to it by the year 2000, with a view to strengthening those elements of the Convention related to environment and development, giving special attention to the issue of access and entitlements to natural resources, technology, creative banking facilities and low-cost housing.
Broader:
Improving access
Subjects:
Resources
Women
Credit
Technology
Reform
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies