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- Author: Valentine M Moghadam
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- Publisher: World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (1990)
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VALENTINE M. MOGHADAM.
Gender, Development, and Policy: Toward Equity and Empowerment. Valentine M. Saburo Okita, Chairman of the Board of WIDER and Chairman of the WIDER Advisory Group on International Economic Issues. Heitor Gurgulino de Souza, Rector of the United Nations University.
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There are three main channels of women’s empowerment: legal or policy reforms, outside economic opportunities, and collective action. Legal (or policy) reforms are generally based on statutory laws that enact rules to be followed or prohibit certain practices. External economic opportunities for women represent alternative activities and places of working and living. Collective action brings women together to advance their collective interests
Social justice and gender equity require greater participation by marginalized or under represented social groups, one of which is women (Moghadam, 2010)
Social justice and gender equity require greater participation by marginalized or under represented social groups, one of which is women (Moghadam, 2010). Anne Phillips (1998) put four arguments to support women's political representation: (i) women politicians act as role models for aspiring women candidates; (ii) numerically equal representation of women and men in parliaments is a sign of justice; (iii) only women are positioned to represent women's interests; and (iv) women's political representation revitalizes democracy.
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WIDER was established in 1984 and started work in Helsinki in the spring of 1985
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USAID Policy on Gender Equality and Female Empowerment . 1These commitments have been codified in the Beijing Platform for Action signed in 1995 at the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, China, the Millennium Development Goals adopted by 189 governments in 2000, UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace, and Security (as well as subsequent related resolutions 1820, 1888, 1889, and 1960) and embodied in the Universal Declaration of.
United Nations 2015: Time for Global Action. Adopt and strengthen sound policies and enforceable legislation for the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls at all levels. Focus on gender equality and women's empowerment to achieve sustainable development.
Valentine M. Moghadam is Chief of the Section of Gender Equality and . In all societies, cultural policies and institutions inuence gender norms, social identities, and women’s rights. Moghadam is Chief of the Section of Gender Equality and Develop-ment, Social and Human Sciences Sector, Development Index (GDI) and the Gender Empower-ment Measure (GEM); and. tion of the Platform’s call for UNESCO. org Lucie Senftova works as a consultant in the Section of Gender Equality and Development. Previously she worked on gender equality issues at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop-.
in similar forms of collective action. The Islamic Republic’s gender regime has certainly evolved since the 1980s. In 1997, the newly elected President Khatami named Massoumeh Ebtekar, a . in four realms: religion, culture, law, and education.