Thursday, October 28, 2021

Universal Gender Issues, Contextualized Solutions: How to Design Programs that Challenge Existing Gender Norms and Address Universal Injustices of Extreme Poverty

BRAC’s Graduation approach empowers women to challenge harmful gender norms that impede upon their independence, dignity, and aspirations. Gender norms are social norms defining acceptable and appropriate actions for women and men in a given group or society—they play a role in shaping women and men’s (often unequal) access to resources and freedoms, thus affecting their voice, power, and sense of self. Read More