Research Papers

Research Topics in the Areas of Domestic Violence and Gender based Violence

The Commission on Domestic Violence was set up under Article 3 of the Domestic Violence Act (Chapter 481) on March 1, 2006 and its main role is that of advising the Minister responsible for social pol

Author:
University of Malta .
Document
01 Jul 2016

Promoting Gender Equality to Prevent Violence Against Women

The relationship between gender and violence is complex. Evidence suggests, however, that gender inequalities increase the risk of violence by men against women and inhibit the ability of those affect

Author:
WHO .
Document
01 Jan 2009

Child Health and Nutritional Status of Children: The Role of Sex Differentials

This paper examines the patterns of gender differences for children in the north state of Haryana in India for health outcomes. Specifically it addresses the incidence, and use of preventive and curat

Author:
Suresh Sharma
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.

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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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