Research Papers

Working with Gender Variant People: A Guide for Service Providers

This research found that “11% of trans Ontarians report experiencing high levels of transphobia and 51% have experienced moderate levels, 39% have experienced lower levels” (p. 2). The most common for

Author:
The Gender Variant Working Group, 2014
Document
01 Jan 2014

Muslim Women and United States Healthcare: Challenges to Access and Navigation

This paper offers an analysis of the interactions of Muslim women in the US healthcare system in order to unpack challenges and propose potential accommodations. Islam may inform values or considerati

Author:
Dayna M. Seeger
Document
01 Jan 2015

Examining Violence Against Health Care from a Gender Perspective

This report echoes what that as a humanitarian community have learned from other studies and reflections. It knows that men, women, boys and girls are impacted differently by armed conflict. For Inter

Author:
Swedish Red Cross (SRD)
Document
01 Mar 2015

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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