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UNESCO Gender Mainstreaming

Theme(s) : Women in fisheries.

URL : http://portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL_ID=3160&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

UNESCO’s experience in promoting gender equality is now accessible to you at a push of a button.

Women' s Fisheries Network

Theme(s) : Women in fisheries.

URL : http://www.fis.com/wfn/

Coastal Women of NewFoundland

Theme(s) : Women in fisheries.

URL : https://www.mun.ca/mha/cw/home.html

This virtual exhibit portrays the women who lived and worked in the coastal communities of Newfoundland and Labrador prior to Confederation. Before joining Canada in 1949 the Dominion of Newfoundland was made up of hundreds of small outports, sustained by an inshore, household-based fishery. In a diversity of ways, women were viewed as the backbone

“Fish makers: the centrality of women”, The Salt Fish Digital Exhibit

Theme(s) : Women in fisheries.

URL : http://www.therooms.ca/ic_sites/fisheries/main.asp?frame=on

On this site you will have access to a wide variety of images, texts, video and audio clips, and links all related to the salt-fish processing industry and way of life that were the backbone of Newfoundland for over 400 years.

Women's history of the southwest coast of Newfoundland

Theme(s) : Women in fisheries.

URL : http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/CommunityMemories/ADXD/000a/Exhibits/English/index.html

This exhibit features stories of women from South Branch to Rose Blanche. These stories show the role that women played in the development of the history of the southwest coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. Many may think that women were just the bearers of children and did the household chores, but this is definitely a misconception. The roles of

Gender in Aquaculture and Fisheries Newspapers

Theme(s) : Journals, News and Multimedia.

URL : http://paper.li/f-1343620155

A newspaper focusing on gender in aquaculture and fisheries



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