Ethical Globalization: Mary Robinson's Rights Based Approach to International Development

From the website (http://www.realizingrights.org/):

"Realizing Rights was founded in October 2002 by Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland (1990 - 1997) and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (1997 - 2002).

In collaboration with, The Aspen Institute, Columbia University and the International Council on Human Rights Policy, we are committed to convening key stakeholders in new alliances to integrate concepts of human rights, gender equality and enhanced accountability into efforts to address global challenges and governance shortcomings.

Women's land rights and globalization in Nepal

Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development

World Rural Women's day

Sarita Neupane
All Nepalese Women’s Association (ANWA


Global Gender Gap Report

From the World Economic Forum, a 2007 report on gender inequity across the globe. Authored by Ricardo Hausmann (Harvard), Laura D. Tyson, (UC Berkeley) and Saadia Zahidi (World Economic Form), the report focuses on four major areas: economic participation and opportunity, educational attainment, political empowerment, and health and survival.

Mosaic News - World News from the Middle East

The Mosaic: thirty minute news coverage of each country in the Middle East. The news is from the perspective of each country’s main news network. This page will be updated every Friday.