women in development (WID)

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Definition

Approach that calls for greater attention to women in development policy and practice, and emphasises the need to integrate them into the development process.

See also: gender and development (GAD)

Propose an update

Source(s)

Reeves, H., and Baden, S. (2000). Gender and Development: Concepts and Definitions. Brighton: Institute of Development Studies.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1433