UN Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing

“In preparation for the Conference, the UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development tasked a working group to articulate a set of transformative actions that could, if undertaken, move globally toward increasing women’s participation in science & technology and support science and technology in addressing women’s needs.” (Malcom, 2006)


Malcom, S. (2006) ‘Making the Case for Gender’, Paper for the L20 Leader’s Forum Meeting on ‘Furthering Science and Technology’ held at Maastricht, Netherlands, 7-8 March 2006, hosted by the United Nations University Institute for New Technologies. Paper accessible online at: http://www.l20.org/publications/21_T9_Sci_Malcom.pdf