Northwestern

U.N. Radio Tapes on Women Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
107

Dates

  • 1988-2005 (Creation)

Extents

  • 10.00 Boxes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The cassette tapes and transcripts in this collection were produced by the United Nations Radio Service Department of Public Information. The radio programs served as a weekly forum on issues of interest to women around the world. Sessions include topics such as violence against women, reproductive issues, AIDS, women's rights, family, refugee, and peace. Also featured are interviews with women in leadership positions around the world or special United Nations programs on women. Included with most tapes are brief written descriptions of the program or full transcripts. This collection includes programs from 1988 through 2002, with some programs from 2005.

  • Abstract

    The cassette tapes and transcripts in this collection were produced by the United Nations Radio Service Department of Public Information. The radio programs served as a weekly forum on issues of interest to women around the world. Sessions include topics such as violence against women, reproductive issues, AIDS, women's rights, family, refugee, and peace. Also featured are interviews with women in leadership positions around the world or special United Nations programs on women. Included with most tapes are brief written descriptions of the program or full transcripts. This collection includes programs from 1988 through 2002, with some programs from 2005.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    All patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The United Nations Radio Tapes on Women were the gift of Fran Hosken, editor and publisher of Women's International Network News.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

  • Related Materials

    unspecified

  • Processing Information

    Sigrid Pohl Perry organized and processed this collection in 1997, added materials annually, and completed a final revision in October 2007.

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