Women, Information and Libraries Discussion Group

Women, Information and Libraries
Women, Information and Libraries in relation to the UN Millennium Development Goals

Access to information as a driver towards closing of the gender equality gap: the emerging scene in Kenya (Goal 3 – Promote gender equality and empower women)

WAMBUI WAGACHA (KIPPRA-Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research
and Analysis, Kenya)

Empowering teenage girls through technology (Goal 3 – Promote gender equality and empower women)
LESLEY FARMER (California State University, Long Beach, Los Alamitos, USA)

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): gender gap in information, education and
library access to HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment in local
communities of Nigeria

ADETOUN A. OYELUDE and ADEPEJU O. OTI (University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria)

Inter-continental, intra-continental partnerships: a women’s network (Goal 8 – Developing a global partnership for development)

MICHELE M. REID (McDaniel College, Westminster, USA) and FATIMA DARRIES (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa)