United Nations Decade for Women Conference: Copenhagen 1980

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- photocopy of report on the conference of the United Nations Decade for Women held at Copenhagen 14-24 Jul 1980

- photocopy of 'Programme of action for the second half of the United Nations Decade for Women'

- report by Chair of Women's Advisory Council of the United Nations Association by Bertha Bradby presented on 2 Dec 1980

- photocopy of report on forced prostitution (in French)

- correspondence concerning information about forced prostitution

- leaflet 'United Nations Information Centre. Round-up of Conference Adopts Programme of Action for Decade's Second Half and 48 Resolutions' (31 Jul 1980)

- copy of Resolution 43 'Exploitation of the prostitution of others and traffic in persons' from the 1980 Copenhagen World Conference issued by the Josephine Butler Society (Nov 1980)


- 'Integration of women in development. Why when how', Ester Boserup, United Nations Development Programme, 1975

- 'Food aid and the role of women in development. World Food Programme', Rome 1976

- 'Women in food-for-work. The Bangladesh Experience', Rome 1976

Press cutting:

- 'Women galore, but is it really a man's conference in disguise? Letter from Copenhagen' (publication unidentified dated Jul 1980)