Bibliography for Women in STE in the Middle East and North Africa

Abdella, Eleanor and Marsha Pripstein Posusney.
Egypt: Structural Adjustments and Women’s Employment in Women and Globalization in the Arab Middle East: Gender, Economy, and Society, Lynne Reinner Publishers, London. 2003.

Ahfad University for Women.
http://www.ahfad.org

The British Yemeni Society, Education of Girls in Yemen, November 1995
http://www.al-bab.com/bys/articles/noman95.htm

CAWTAR Globalization and Gender: Economic Participation of Arab Women 2001 Arab’s Women Development Report.

ESCWA (UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Aid — Centre for Women). Arab Women: Trends and Statistics, 1990-2003.
http://www.escwa.org.lb/ecw/editors/pubs/trendsandstats.pdf

Freedom House. Special Reports. Women’s Rights in the Middle East and North Africa: Citizenship and Justice. April 11, 2005.
http://www.freedomhouse.org/template.cfm?page=179

Hassan, Farkhonda.Islamic Women in Science. Science. AAAS. October 6, 2000. Vol. 290. no. 5489, pp. 55-56.
http://www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/290/5489/55

Hassan, Farkhonda. Islamic Women in Science. Science. AAAS. October 6, 2000. Vol. 290. no. 5489, pp. 55-56. Supplementary material.
http://www.sciencemag.org/feature/data/1055893.dtl

Online Ethics.
http://www.onlineethics.org/div/abstracts/turkey.htm

Oxfam Mobile Education in Darfur, Western Sudan.
http://www.oxfam.org.uk/what_we_do/issues/gender/links/1003sudan.htm

Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Education.
http://www.meb.gov.tr/english/indexeng.htm

Sawahel, Wagdy. Arab network for women in science launched. Science Development Network. 25 February, 2005.
http://www.scidev.net/News/index.cfm?fuseaction=readNews&itemid=1955&language=1

TWAS (The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World). Arab Women Make Significant Strides in Education. April 17, 2005.
http://www.ictp.trieste.it/~twas/publ/2005-04-17_ArabWomen.html

UNDP (United Nations Development Programme – Programme on Governance in the Arab Region). Country Reports.
http://gender.pogar.org/countries/gender.asp?cid=13

UNESCO Science Report 2005. UNESCO. 2005.
http://www.unesco.org/science/science_report2005.pdf

UNICEF. Country Statistics.
http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/yemen_statistics.html

UNIFEM. Arab women lag in workforce and parliaments. January 8, 2004.
http://www.arabwomenconnect.org/hdocs/mainform.asp?p=news/readNews&id=179

UNIFEM Progress of Arab Women 2004
http://www.arabwomenconnect.org/docs/PAW2004-beginning.pdf

WIT Yemen Program. MEPI. Department of State.
http://www.wityemen.org/english/index.aspx

Women’s Learning Partnership, Rights for Development and Peace.
http://www.learningpartnership.org/partners/palestine
http://www.ncwegypt.com/english/images/graph_en_big.gif

Human Development Report 2005
http://hdr.undp.org/statistics/data/pdf/hdr05_table_25.pdf

World Economic Forum The Global Gender Gap Report 2006
http://www.weforum.org/pdf/gendergap/report2006.pdf

World Bank Gender Stats
http://devdata.worldbank.org/genderstats/genderRpt.asp?rpt=profile&cty=QAT,Qatar&hm=home

Other Helpful Source

InterAcademy Council “Women in Science Report” 2006
http://www.interacademycoucnil.net/id=11228