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Share the Care - Child Support Poverty and Gender Equality - Barbados Country Report

Thursday, April 17, 2008

This research project builds on past studies showing that women's responsibility for child-care is closely linked to the vulnerability of their households to poverty. Seeking to have this responsibility shared more equally, many women turn to the courts and public assistance programmes.

Gender Sexuality and HIV in the Caribbean

Tuesday, June 13, 2006

This paper is result of a study that was commissioned by UNIFEM-Caribbean Office, the Barbados National HIV/AIDS Commission, and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in March-June 2006. The objective was to produce a background paper that would assist UNIFEM and its partners to “better understand and therefore address how gender and sexuality are related to risk and vulnerability” in the Caribbean.

Eliminating Gender-Based Violence - Ensuring Equality

Thursday, December 1, 2005

For the better part of the 1990s, Caribbean women's organizations, national machineries for women, the courts and the police have been engaged in dialogue and action to ensure protection and justice for victims of violence against women. A combination of public education, advocacy, the extension of services and law reform has led to changes in cultural attitudes.

Annotated Bibliography - Legislation and Case Law Guide on Gender-Based Violence

Saturday, January 1, 2005

A publication prepared in collaboration with the Centre for Gender and Development Studies, UWI, this annotated bibliography will be useful to researchers and activists seeking a better understanding of the causes and consequences of gender-based violence.

CEDAW Made Easy - Question-Answer Booklet

Friday, December 24, 2004

This question-and-answer booklet is designed to provide women's human rights advocates, government officials, students, teachers, practitioners, and the general public with a snapshot view of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).

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