Research Papers

Gender and Property Rights: A Critical Issue in Urban Economic Development

The fundamental premise of this paper is that gender equality in property rights is critical not only as a human rights issue but also as a key driver of overall economic development, particularly i

Author:
Carol S. Rabenhorst, Anjali Bean
Document
01 Jul 2011

Meeting the Shared Challenge - Understanding a Community-led Approach to Health Improvement

To understand a community-led approach to health it is important to understand the wider concept of community-led development. Community-led development is an approach to social change that is based o

Author:
Alan Barr, Jane Dailly
Document
01 Jan 2008

Maternal Healthcare in Bangladesh and Gender Equity: A Review Article

This is a systematic review and analysis of the literature regarding gender equity and socio-economic barriers to maternal health for women living in Bangladesh. The need for socio-economic relief for

Author:
Lori Maria Walton, Bassima Schbley
Document
01 Jan 2010

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

The Uganda Gender Policy (2007)

The development of a National Gender Policy (NGP) in 1997, and its revision in 2007, confirms the Government of the Republic of Uganda's unequivocal commitment to take actions that will bring about

Author:
Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development
Document
01 Jan 2007

Data and Research on Human Trafficking: A Global Survey

Most of the papers in this volume present a broad overview of current research and data on trafficking in particular regions of the world. Nine of the articles focus on specific regions and three of

Author:
International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Document
01 Jan 2005

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