Index
acfode (Action for Development) (Uganda),
245–48
acute lower respiratory infection (alri), 8, 9,
203–4, 207
Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign
Aid (acvfa), 83–84
Afghanistan, 2–3
Agenda 21. See un Conference on Environ-
ment and Development, 1992
agricultural extension services, 78, 235
aid/wid. See Women in Development
Office, usaid
American Association for the Advancement
of Science, 21, 276
Andean social representation, 6, 110–13, 121
Annenberg Center for Communication, Uni-
versity of Southern California, 241, 245,
266 n.2
anti-dam movements, 226, 230–32, 297
antifeminist backlash, 30, 104, 277; in housing
agencies, 182–83; in un conferences,
33–34, 37; in the United States, 23
antiglobalization movements, 2–3, 34, 36, 45,
46, 52 n.24, 223–24, 226, 239
Antrobus, Peggy, 301 n.10
appropriate technology, 291
Asian currency crises (1990s), 12, 20; Thai-
land, 222
Asian Development Bank, 226, 232–33
Association for Women’s Rights in Interna-
tional Development (awid), 281
autonomy, 43–44, 131
Bhatt, Ela, 288–89, 292
Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee
(brac), 288, 294
Beijing conference. See Fourth World Con-
ference on Women
Beijing Platform for Action, 34, 54, 165, 290
Beijing+5 and +10, 34, 49
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. See
Gates Foundation
biopiracy, 198, 297
Boserup, Ester, ix, 11, 18, 24, 29, 50 n.11, 191,
192, 271–73, 300 n.2
Boston Consortium on Gender, Security and
Human Rights, 69
Bretton Woods institutions, 196. See also
International Monetary Fund; World
Bank
bureaucracies: and development strategies,
40–43
bureaucratic resistance, 24, 31, 71–86, 129–30
Bureau for Gender Equality (ilo), 65–66
Bush, George W., 2, 32
business management training, 255
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