gender awareness

Definition

Gender awareness is the ability to view society from the perspective of gender roles and understand how this has affected women’s needs in comparison to the needs of men.

See also: gender sensitivity

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Source(s)

United Nations Fund for Women – Unifem (n.d.), Engendering Economic Governance. Available at: http://www1.aucegypt.edu/src/engendering/definitions.html

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1147