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2018 Window to the World: Gender Equality/Inequality

MYBennies IBL Project

Resources in Accessit

Here are some books that you may find useful during your studies.  Search the Bennies catalogue Accessit for more, or browse the Non-fiction collection NFS.

Australian Government- DFAT

UNESCO World Atlas of Gender Equality in Education


Gender inequality doesn’t make sense on any level. Promoting gender equality can reduce extreme poverty and hunger and boost shared prosperity for girls and boys, women and men, around the world.

Years of conflict, poverty and gender inequality has made going to school difficult and often dangerous for girls in Afghanistan. In 2009, 95 percent of girls did not go to secondary school. CARE is working with secondary school age girls and their families and communities to keep them in school - helping them reach their potential and follow their dreams.

UNESCO- Gender Equality


UN Women

The first-ever study on men and masculinity in the Middle East and North Africa by UN Women and Promundo surveyed 10,000 men across Egypt, Morocco, Lebanon and Palestine. While unequal attitudes dominate, a significant minority support some forms of equality between men and women, especially if they saw their fathers doing the same.

UN Women Asia and the Pacific

UN Human Development Reports