Gender

Gender is the range of characteristics pertaining to, and differentiating between, femininity and masculinity. Depending on the context, these characteristics may include biological sex, sex-based social structures (i.e., gender roles), or gender identity. Most cultures use a gender binary, having two genders (boys/men and girls/women); those who exist outside these groups fall under the umbrella term non-binary or genderqueer. Some societies have specific genders besides "man" and "woman", such as the hijras of South Asia; these are often referred to as third genders (and fourth genders, etc.). Sexologist John Money introduced the terminological distinction between biological sex and gender as …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 17 May 2024 English

Poverty, caste identity, lack of nutrition and limited education opportunities only add to their gendered struggle

Poverty, caste identity, lack of nutrition and limited education opportunities only add to their gendered struggle


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 14 May 2024 English

Gendering of Development Data in India

Gendering of Development Data in India


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 9 April 2024 English

Sexual and gender-based violence can manifest in many forms. From familial resistance to endless medico-legal red tape, Sumit has traversed an arduous journey to reclaim his gender identity, and he has

Sexual and gender-based violence can manifest in many forms. From familial resistance to endless medico-legal has traversed an arduous journey to reclaim his gender identity, and he has miles to go


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 26 March 2024 English

The India Employment Report 2024 was published by the Institute for Human Development (IHD) in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO) on March 26, 2024. It is the third …

Labour force participation rate (UPSS, aged 15+), by gender and location, 2000, 2012, 2019 and 2022 (%) 16 Proportion of workers in subsidiary status, by gender (aged 15+), 2000, 2012, 2019 and 2022 (%) 17 labour utilization among all persons aged 15+, by gender, 2012, 2019 and 2022 (%) 18 X Figure 2.6. Structure Employment (UPSS, aged 15+) characteristics, by gender, 2022 (%) 34 X Figure 2.12. Employment (UPSS 35 X Figure 2.13. Migration rate in India, by gender, 2000, 2008 and 2021 (%) 36 X Figure 2.14. Quarterly


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 19 March 2024 English

Kisan Mazdoor Commission (KMC), an initiative by the Nation for Farmers, is a collaboration of activists and organisations focussing on current challenges faced by primary producers, artisans and rural workers …

for protection against caste, ethnic, religious, gender based oppression; h. Introduce Urban Employment for protection against caste, ethnic, religious, gender based oppression. Ensure the access of socially


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 27 February 2024 English

Childhoods Within Domestic Environments Of Gender/ Sexual Violence: A Quantitative Impact Analysis

Childhoods Within Domestic Environments Of Gender/ Sexual Violence: A Quantitative Impact Analysis


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 5 February 2024 English

Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals: The gender snapshot 2023

Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals: The gender snapshot 2023


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 5 February 2024 English

Gender and Democracy Lexicon

Gender and Democracy Lexicon


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 30 January 2024 English

Women & Men in India 2022 (A statistical compilation of Gender related Indicators in India)

Men in India 2022 (A statistical compilation of Gender related Indicators in India)


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 January 2024 English

book brings this issue to the fore and studies key aspects like motivations, barriers faced and how gender impacts the process. The book looks for “commonalities, comparisons and contrasts” in the experiences research framework combines concepts from agrarian studies, youth studies, generation studies and gender and development, thus marking a departure from conventional agrarian studies. This 456-page document

Development Studies and Canada Research Chair in Gender, Justice and Development, Department of Sociology Her research interests focus on agrarian change, gender, and labour relations. xv List of Figures Fig. showing number of Canadian farmers by age and gender, 1991 versus 2016. (Sources: Statistics Canada farm headsa, 1983–2018 312 Table 11.7 Age and gender of farm heads in smallholder farming, 2013 and course perspective. Third, we have mainstreamed gender distinctions and also differences between “continuer”


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