gender-sensitive

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1211

Example

European Commission (1998). 100 Words for Equality: A Glossary of Terms on Equality between Women and Men.

Source(s)

Policies and programmes are gender-sensitive if they take into account the particularities pertaining to the lives of both women and men, while aiming to eliminate inequalities and promote gender equality, including an equal distribution of resources, therefore addressing and taking into account the gender dimension.

See also: gender dimension

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