Regional Sharefair 2015: Gender Equality in the Extractive Industries: Building on Good Practices - Outcome Document/ Call to Action

The 2015 Regional Sharefair on Gender Equality in the Extractive Industries was organized by UN Women, in collaboration with the following categories of partners;
Convening Partners- UN Women, African Union Commission and United Nations Economic
Commission for Africa

Funding Partners- International Mining for Development Centre, the Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary General for the Great Lakes Region, United Nations Development Programme/ the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Secretariat/ the European Union, UNECA/African Minerals Development Center, The Australian High Commission, German Development Cooperation (GDC)/ the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), The World Bank, Action Aid Kenya, Aga Khan University, Cordaid, GROOTS, Gulf African Bank, International Alert, Kenya Airways and Oxfam

Collaborating Partners- International Organization for Migration, United Nations Environment Programme, United Nations Global Compact, African Women in Mining Association, Econews Africa, Equity Bank Group, Friends of Lake

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Africa; Kenya; South Africa

Subject area(s): Economic empowerment; Entrepreneurship; Gender equality and women’s empowerment; Gender discrimination

Resource type: Advocacy; Guidance notes

UN Women office involved in publication: Kenya Country Office

Publication year: 2015

Number of pages: 7

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)