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Gender and Sustainable Development

Reflecting on Experience in Latin America and the Caribbean (Reflecting on Experience in Latin America)

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Published by Unifem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in development,
  • Sociology,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sustainable development,
  • SOC,
  • SOC032000,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Latin America

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited Nations Development Fund for Women (Corporate Author), Ana Maria Brasileiro (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8321170M
    ISBN 100912917458
    ISBN 109780912917450

    Women and girls, everywhere, must have equal rights and opportunity, and be able to live free of violence and discrimination. Women’s equality and empowerment is one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, but also integral to all dimensions of inclusive and sustainable development. In short, all the SDGs depend on the achievement of Goal 5. "Women Reclaiming Sustainable Livelihoods is a timely, well-edited collection of essays that explores women's roles in, and relationship to, the sustainable development ne´e .

    This timely book will be of great interest to students, scholars, practitioners and policy makers working on gender, sustainable development, development studies and ecological economics\"--Back cover.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. gender equality across all levels of education with safe and supportive learning environments books, copies, Research on Education for Sustainable Development .

      UNDP research and publications. As one of the world’s largest multilateral development agencies, present in over countries and territories, UNDP is on the frontlines of anticipating, understanding and acting on today’s opportunities and risks. M.M. Shah, in Encyclopedia of Ecology, Sustainable Development. Sustainable development is defined as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” The concept of needs goes beyond simply material needs and includes values, relationships, freedom to think, act, .


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