gender dynamics

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1164

Definition

Gender dynamics refers to the relationships and interactions between and among girls, boys, women and men. Gender dynamics are informed by sociocultural ideas about gender and the power relationships that define them. Depending upon how they are manifested, gender dynamics can reinforce or challenge existing norms.

Source(s)

USAID – Office of Women in Development. Glossary of Gender Terms and Concepts. Available at: http://www.ungei.org/resources/files/Glossary_of_Gender_Terms_and_Concep...

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