Research Papers

Discrimination Against Girl Child in Family in Urban Slums Hyderabad

Discrimination against female children has been a topic of debate. It has been a subject of concern and sociological significance. This subject raises the cultural aspects about the role of a female c

Author:
P.G. Sunandamma, K. Sreenivasa Moorhy
Document
01 Mar 2014

Strengthening Gender Research to Improve Girls' and Women's Education in Africa

FAWE established a research initiative under the theme Strengthening gender research to improve girls’ and women’s education in Africa. Launched in 2009, the initiative seeks to enhance female educati

Author:
Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)
Document
01 Jan 2011

Gender Issues and its Effect on the Development of the Girl Child in Ogbunabali Community in Port Harcourt, Rivers State Nigeria

The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of gender issues on the development of the girl child in Ogbunabali community in Port Harcourt Rivers State Nigeria. Descriptive survey research

Author:
Edith, Otu, Maureen, B. Nkamare
Document
01 Jan 2012

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

Author:
Dr. Priya Prabhu
Document
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

Author:
Women’s Major Group .
Document
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

Author:
Promundo Global
Document
01 Jan 2017

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