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Gender & Development: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

At birth and death, and each day in between, human need for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) is near constant. Contributors to the issue highlight the importance of WASH provision for women and girls in their own right, as carers for families and communities, and as key to women’s empowerment.

Gender & Development: Fundamentalisms

Religious fundamentalisms invoke religion in order to gain political, social and economic power. Fundamentalist strands exist in all religions and share the same characteristics, including a particular focus on the control of women's bodies and lives.

Gender & Development: Working on Gender Equality in Fragile Contexts

This new issue looks at fragility from a gender perspective. Contributions from researchers, practitioners, policymakers and feminist activists all point to the pressing need to address gender inequality in policy and practice in fragile contexts, in order to build truly stable and peaceful environments.

Gender & Development Volume 24, Issue 1, March 2016

The most recent issue of Gender & Development (Volume 24, Issue 1, March  2016) is on The Sustainable Development Goals and focuses on the outcomes of the negotiation process, and the potential these offer to feminists working inside and outside official ‘development’ circles to progress gender equality and women’s rights in the years to come.

Feminism Needs Sex Workers. Sex Workers Need Feminism. For a Sex Worker Inclusive Women's Rights Movement.

This ICRSE briefing paper is intended to serve as a tool for sex workers, activists from the women's rights movement and policy makers to understand the diversity and complexity of sex workers' lives and social struggles.

Why New Technology is a Women's Rights Issue

This primer will explore the complex ways new technologies affect women’s rights and their place in a global agenda for gender justice.

Why New Technology is a Women's Rights Issue

This primer will explore the complex ways new technologies affect women’s rights and their place in a global agenda for gender justice.

Why New Technology is a Women's Rights Issue

This primer will explore the complex ways new technologies affect women’s rights and their place in a global agenda for gender justice.

Capturing Change in Women’s Realities

This document provides a critique of current monitoring and evaluation (M&E) frameworks and approaches as experienced by women’s organizations and movements worldwide along with an analysis of a large number of M&E frameworks and tools.

Capturing Change in Women’s Realities

This document provides a critique of current monitoring and evaluation (M&E) frameworks and approaches as experienced by women’s organizations and movements worldwide along with an analysis of a large number of M&E frameworks and tools.