Gender cuts across all the themes, with resources on issues such as maternal health, education, social norms, power, rights, and employment.

Projects & Publications

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Rethinking impact: applying the gender lens

This gender pack profiles the cross-cutting research, funded by the ESRC-DFID Strategic Partnership, that provides clear lessons on gender equality and mainstreaming in international development for practitioners, funders and researchers.
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Research for policy and practice

Gender and education

This collection provides valuable research evidence from Honduras, Malawi, Niger and South Africa on strategies to ensure commitments to eliminate gender disparities in education are met.
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Research for policy and practice

Women's life choices

Research evidence that explores women and girls' mobility constraints; barriers to healthcare; and the significance of education systems in enhancing their economic opportunities and career choices.
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Impact story

Investigating Domestic Violence Law in Cambodia

Research on Domestic Violence (DV) law in Cambodia not only contributed to greater understanding of the limitations of the legislation but was used as evidence in a law court.
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