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Report of the Commonwealth Secretary-General 1999

From Kuala Lumpur to Durban

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This biennial report to Commonwealth Heads of Government on the mandates and activities of the Commonwealth Secretariat from July 1997 to June 1999 is preceded by an introduction by the Commonwealth Secretary-General which is a personal comment on the progress of the Commonwealth over the last decade of the 20th century. The report is presented to Commonwealth leaders before their biennial summit.

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A Gender Blueprint for the Future

The pursuit of gender equality and social justice is important for development. Although progress has been made in advancing the political, social and economic rights of women, gender inequabities persist at all levels and in all countries. The promotion of equality and equity of outcomes for women and men is therefore still critical.

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