Aim of understanding and taking account of the societal and cultural factors involved in gender-based exclusion and discrimination in the most diverse spheres of public and private life.
Additional notes and information
It focuses mainly on instances of structural disadvantage in the positions and roles of women.
Resources related to gender sensitivity in EIGE's Resource & Documentation Centre
Based on Šribar, R. (2015), ‘Glossary of common terms in gender equality and feminist theory’, in M. Ule, R. Šribar and A. U. Venturini, eds., Gendering Science: Slovenian Surveys and Studies in the EU Paradigms, Vienna, Echoraum.