IDS will be at CSW61, with two panel events and online reporting of the key themes and conversations. Folliow Elena Zambelli and Jerker Edstrom, bringing reesearch on Unpaid Care, Women's Economic Empowerment, Engaging men and boys in social norms change on women’s rights and gender justice, and our new directions for future research in gender and sexuality
Women's economic empowerment
Balancing paid work and unpaid care work
We're thrilled to be involved in two sessions this year at the AWID Forum in Brazil. If you're planning to go to AWID 2016, please join us. Friday 9th September, 11:00 to 13:00 (BRT) Building gender-just social movements: stories of success and routes for transformation, and from 14:30-16:30 Reclaiming our power. gender and knowledge: a feminist approach to new technologies.
The UN High Level Panel for Women's Economic Empowerment is seen as an important step in gender equality. But how can it ensure it supports women effectively? Rachel Noble from Action Aid shares her views in the latest blog in the Oxfam 'Her' series.
The second meeting of the UN High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment, saw leaders gathered from around the world in Costa Rica’s capital on July 13-15 to exchange positive experiences on women’s economic independence.