Women and the Economy

Nathalie A. Verceles, Mylene Hega, Maritess Cruz


Strategic Objectives:

F1. Promote women's economic rights and independence, including access to employment,
appropriate working conditions and control over economic resources.

F2. Facilitate women's equal access to resources, employment, markets and trade.

F3. Provide business services, training and access to markets, information and technology, particularly to low-income women.

F4. Strengthen women's economic capacity and commercial networks.

F5. Eliminate occupational segregation and all forms of employment discrimination.

F6. Promote harmonization of work and family responsibilities for women and men.

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