gender

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Definition

Social attributes and opportunities associated with being female and male and to the relationships between women and men and girls and boys, as well as to the relations between women and those between men.

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Source(s)

(1) UN Women. Concepts and definitions

(2) United Nations Population Fund – UNFPA (2011). Gender at the Heart of ICPD: The UNFPA Strategic Framework on Gender Mainstreaming and Women’s Empowerment.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1141