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Intersectionality: A Tool for Gender and Economic Justice

Intersectionality

Intersectionality is a tool for analysis, advocacy and policy development that addresses multiple discriminations and helps us understand how different sets of identities impact on access to rights and opportunities.

This primer explains what intersectionality is, including its critical role in work for human rights and development, and suggests some different ways in which gender equality advocates can use it.

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Category
Primers
Region
Global
Topics
Economic justice
Movement building
Source
AWID