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Added by Sandhya Shrestha on March 27, 2013 at 13:41 — No Comments
There was some great material, celebratory and thought provoking, added to the Oxfam Policy and Practice website on International Women's Day on Friday. They can be found at http://policy-practice.oxfam.org.uk/blog
One article, written by Jenny Enarsson, Gender Justice Capacity Building Adviser, and Shawna Wakefield, Gender Justice Lead, with Oxfam reminds us of the advances that have been made in women's rights, and the…Continue
Added by Jacky Repila on March 11, 2013 at 8:57 — No Comments
From Poverty to Power's Duncan Green has a new post at http://www.oxfamblogs.org/fp2p/?p=13856 looking at new research from World Bank on global gender norms.
"I've been thinking a bit about norms recently – how do the unwritten rules
that guide so much of our behaviour and understanding of what is
acceptable/right/normal etc evolve over time? Because they undoubtedly do –
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