A toolkit for women's empowerment and leadership in health and welfare

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 54
Publication date: 2005
Languages: English



The toolkit represents the latest step in the WHO Kobe Centre’s effort to boost the involvement of women in the design of health and welfare policy and programmes, the delivery of health services, and the improvement of health outcomes. The empowerment and participation of women on an equal basis in all spheres of society is fundamental to improving the health of women and their families, as well as to the advancement of human rights, social justice and sustainable development.