Women and Public Policy in S&T



Commission on the Status of Women, 55th Session 
Access and participation of women and girls in education, training, science and technology, including for the promotion of women's equal access to full employment and decent work
United Nations Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), part of UN Women.

UN Expert Group Meeting on Gender, Science and Technology
28 September to 1 October 2010, Paris, France.

Framework for Action, World Conference on Science, 1999.

Gender Advisory Board, United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development

Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development
Major Group: Women

UN Women




Latin American and Caribbean Women's Statement on Rio+20

Women, Science and Technology in Latin America: Diagnoses and Strategies
Bariloche, Argentina, 21-23 October 1998. Final report of the regional preparatory meeting for the World Conference on Science.

Recommendations for Integrating a Gender Perspective in Science and Technology Policies and Programs in the Americas
Developed for the First Meeting of Ministers and High Authorities on Science and Technology within the Framework of CIDI, November 11-12, 2004 - Lima, Peru.

The Fundamental Role of Science, Technology, Engineering, Innovation and Science Education in the Framework of the Discussion of the Fourth Summit of the Americas
Roundtable of representative organizations of civil society linked to science, technology, engineering, innovation and science education.

Gender and research
Publications of the Science in Society portal, European Commission.


Other Regional Organizations


División de Asuntos de Género, CEPAL
Observatorio de Igualdad de Género de América Latina y el Caribe, CEPAL

Gender and Diversity, InterAmerican Development Bank