Research Papers

Cracking the Code: Girls’ and Women’s Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

This report aims to ‘crack the code’, or to decipher the factors that hinder or facilitate girls’ and women’s participation, achievement and continuation in STEM education, and what can be done by the

Author:
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural (UNESCO)
Document
01 Nov 2017

Violence against Women as ‘Relational’ Vulnerability: Engendering the Sustainable Human Development Agenda

This paper focuses on the interpersonal violence of ‘normal’ times, most often within the home at the hands of intimate partners. The paper provides estimates of incidence, which suggest that it varie

Author:
Naila Kabeer
Document
01 Jan 2014

Building Effective Responses: An Independent Review of Violence Against Women, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Services in Wales

Independent researchers from the Connect Centre for International Research on Interpersonal Violence based in the School of Social Work at the University of Central Lancashire were commissioned by the

Author:
Vashti Berry, Nicky Stanley, Lorraine Radford, Melanie McCarry, Cath Larkins
Document
01 Jan 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

Violence Against Women in Philadelphia - A Report to the City

The purposes of this report, violence against women is defined as sexual assault and acts and threats of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse by a current or former partner. These are not the only pe

Author:
Susan B. Sorenson
Document
01 Jan 2012

Technology Related Violence Against Women

This research, along with an online mapping project, revealed the global and pervasive nature of tech-related Violence Against Women (VAW), as well as the trauma and multifarious harms experienced by

Author:
Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
Document
01 Jun 2015

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