empowerment of women



Process by which women gain power and control over their own lives and acquire the ability to make strategic choices. 

Propose an update


(1) UN Commission on the Status of Women (2002). Agreed Conclusions on eradicating poverty, including through the empowerment of women throughout their life cycle, in a globalising world;

(2) United Nations Statistics Division – UNSD. Global Gender Statistics Programme

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