Mariama Williams

Economist and Adviser

Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN)

P.O. Box 220-701
West Palm Beach, FL 33422
Mariama Williams is an international economics consultant and adjunct associate at the Center of Concern, Washington, D.C. She is also the research adviser for the International Gender and Trade Network. Williams is a member of Development Alternative with Women for a New Era (DAWN), a member of the board of the Association for Women's Rights and Development (AWID), and a director of the Institute for Law and Economics (Kingston, Jamaica). Williams has been an assistant professor in the social sciences department at the Fashion Institute of Technology and the State University of New York, and the coordinator of the Jamaica Human Development Report, in conjunction with the United Nations Development Programme and the Government of Jamaica. Ms. Williams was also a member of the International Advisory Committee of the Progress of the World's Women?A biennial report produced by the United Nations Development Fund for Women. More recently, Williams has been a resource person to a number of governmental and inter-governmental forums. She consults on gender and trade to the Commonwealth Secretariat, London, and is a member of the Gender, Globalization, and Democratization Scientific Research Committee of the International Social Science Council, and of the International Working Group on Engendering Macroeconomics and International Trade.

Focus: Development, Economy, Gender, Trade

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2006

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