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Web site providing resources and suggestions of action to combat negative and distorted images of women in the media. Archive of images from magazines, billboards, TV and newspapers.
Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
GLSEN works to eliminate anti-gay bias in schools. Featured on this site are an online resource library, curriculum materials, and an annotated bibliography of children's books with gay and lesbian characters.
Gender Equality (AFL-CIO)
Advocacy, statistics, links, etc. on issues of special interest to working women.
Lesbian and Gay Aging Issues Network (LAIN)
This site works to raise awareness about the special challenges that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) elders face as they age, and about the unique barriers these often invisible populations encounter in gaining access to housing, healthcare, long-term care and social services."
NOW - The National Organization for Women
Unlimited links to women's resources on the Net, including full text access to the National NOW Times.
The global champion for gender equality, working to develop and uphold standards and create an environment in which every woman and girl can exercise her human rights and live up to her full potential.
UNECE's Gender Statistics
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe has posted comparative gender statistics from all of its member countries in a database that allows users to create their own tables by selecting relevant criteria. Also included are government policy statements and time use surveys.
The World Bank In Gender
Information about programs run by the World Bank designed to reduce gender disparities and enhance women's participation in economic development. Includes statistics, policy documents, and links to related sites.
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