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Situation of and Assistance to Businesswomen in the West Bank
In line with its mission to enhance networking and communication by extending ties with international
organizations working on gender issues, Al-Raida will be reprinting policy and issue briefs prepared
by the International Labour Organization in its upcoming issues. The purpose of this joint venture is to
promote research on the condition of women in the Arab world, especially with respect to social change and
development, and to reach out to women and empower them through consciousness-raising. This brief below
is reprinted with permission from the International Labour Organization Regional Office for Arab States
published by ILO, 2008.
Hilal, J., Al-Kafri, S. & Kuttab, E. (2008). Unprotected employment in the West Bank and Gaza Strip: A gender equality and workers’ rights perspective. Beirut: International Labor Organization [English & Arabic].
ILO & Riyada Consulting and Training in the West Bank. (2008). Situational and institutional assessment of businesswomen in the West Bank. (Ramallah).
Palestinian Central Bureau for Statistics (PCBS). (2008.) Labor Force Survey (October- December, 2007) Round (Q4/2007) (Ramallah).
Palestinian Central Bureau for Statistics (PCBS). (2007). Establishments Survey 2006 (Ramallah).
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. (2008.) West Bank & Gaza Strip closure maps (occupied Palestinian territory). (Ramallah).
United Nations Development Programme. (2007). The Gaza Strip: A private sector in decline. (Ramallah).
World Bank. (2007, December). Investing in Palestinian economic reform and development: Report for the Pledging Conference. Paris.
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