Decisions for Life and Women’s Economic Empowerment

Women’s economic empowerment is a prerequisite for sustainable development and for achieving the Millennium Development Goals. And economic empowerment is also a right. There is no quick fix: women’s economic empowerment takes sound public policies, a holistic approach and long-term commitment from all development actors. Donors can also increase their investment.

Read the full OECD report ’Women’s Economic Empowerment - Issues paper, April 2011" and the reference to Decisions for Life project on page 14:

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