Research Papers

Focus: Women, Gender and Armed Conflict

The end of the Cold War in 1989 did not, as had been expected, bring about a reduction in armed conflicts. More than two thirds of the poorest countries in the world are in conflict regions. The natur

Author:
Austrian Development Agency
Document
01 Oct 2009

War on the Female Body: Rape and Sexual Violence during Conflict

This article focuses on rape as a weapon of war, the sociological impacts of which can be widespread and long-lasting. This is especially due to the ensuing terror and disruption to livelihoods, relat

Author:
AMSA Global Health
Document
09 May 2017

Gender Based Violence and its Effects on Women’s Reproductive Health: The Case of Hatcliffe, Harare, Zimbabwe

Gender based violence (GBV) negatively impacts on women’s reproductive health (R.H) and is contrary to human rights and RH statutory instruments. The study triangulates quantitative and qualitative re

Author:
Festus Mukanangana, Stanzia Moyo, Alfred Zvoushe, Oswell Rusinga
Document
01 Mar 2014

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

Integrating Gender in Medical Education

How does medical education respond to gender issues? Is it responsive and sensitive to women 's health concerns? How do subordinate-dominant relations based on caste/class/race/ethnicity and gender

Author:
Amruta Bavadekar, Padma Bhate-Deosthali, Sangeeta Rege
Document
01 Apr 2017

Other Papers

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

Author:
Promundo Global
Document
01 Jan 2017

Nova Scotia’s Strategy on HIV/AIDS – Gender Based Analysis

Gender equity, cultural diversity and social inclusion must specifically to be taken into account if government policies and programs are to be effective in meeting the needs of those they are intende

Author:
Nova Scotia Advisory Council
Document
01 Feb 2005