Research Papers

Intimate Partner Violence - Effects on Women

This final thesis is a descriptive literature review on the effects of intimate partner violence on women. The purpose is to describe the effects of intimate partner violence on women. Health care pro

Minna Tetri, Hanna Mönttinen
01 Apr 2016

Violence Against Women.

Violence against women affects women everywhere. It impacts women’s health, hampers their ability to participate fully in society, affects their enjoyment of sexual and reproductive health and right

United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner
01 Jan 2010

Excess Under-5 Female Mortality Across India: A Spatial Analysis Using 2011 Census Data

Excess female mortality causes half of the missing women (estimated deficit of women in countries with suspiciously low proportion of females in their population) today. Globally, most of these avoida

Christophe Z. Guilmoto, Nandita Saikia, Vandana Tamrakar, Jayanta Kumar Bora
01 Jun 2018

People Speak

Gender: Mainstreaming it in Medical Education An Interview with Dr. Sundari Ravindran

TK Sundari Ravindran has a PhD in Applied Economics and is currently professor at the Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies,

Dr. Sundari Ravindran

In the interview with Dr. Sundari Ravindran talks about the present status of our healthcare system and focuses the importance of gender sensitive medical services. She also discusses about her own experience and highlights the gaps in understandings among medical professionals in regard to gender issues in medicine.

GME Situation Analysis

Understanding Sex and Gender

In the presentation on understanding sex and gender, Dr. Priya Prabhu explained the difference between biological sex and gender. She demonstrated that gender as a social construct plays a part in beh

Dr. Priya Prabhu
27 Feb 2018

Other Papers

Gender Equality and Women’s Human Rights: Essential in Achieving Sustainable Development in Small island Developing States and Globally

The WMG advocates at this meeting affirm the inclusion of gender equality in the regional outcomes statements and call for further strengthening in the Interregional statement, calling for the inclusi

Women’s Major Group .
10 Jun 2013

Engaging Men and Boys for Gender Equality and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

This tool is a living document that provides guidance on good partnership practices that promote strong relationships between civil society organizations and government representatives on engaging men

Promundo Global
01 Jan 2017