Gender

In this section, find articles, video, images and artwork on gender, gender stereotypes and discrimination, gender fluidity and gender diversity.

तंजानिया के गाँव में लड़कियां झेल रही हैं जेंडर असमानता की मार 

तंजानिया के गाँव में लड़कियां झेल रही हैं जेंडर असमानता की मार 

तंजानिया में किशोरावस्था में गर्भधारण एक बड़ी समस्या है, जहाँ करीब एक-तिहाई (28.4%) लड़कियाँ 18 साल की उम्र होने तक माँ बन जाती हैं और आधे से ज्यादा (56.4%) महिलाएं 20 साल की उम्र तक पहुंचने से पहले अपने पहले बच्चे को जन्म देती हैं|
Emirati Women's Journey To Empowerment In The UAE

Emirati Women’s Journey To Empowerment In The UAE

While 91 percent of Emirati women are literate only eight percent of them are employed in private companies in the UAE.
How Women Empowerment Helps In Achieving Climate Justice

How Women Empowerment Helps In Achieving Climate Justice

Histories that have seen women empowered and collectively involved in decision making, show resulting decisions to be more community and environmentally positive, thus bringing humanity closer to climate justice.
गर्भसमापन, जेंडर और अधिकार पर एकदम सटीक रही ये 'क्रिया'

गर्भसमापन, जेंडर और अधिकार पर एकदम सटीक रही ये ‘क्रिया’

प्रशिक्षण की ये सीख मेरी सबसे पसंदीदा रही जिसने मुझे एक बेहद मजबूत तर्क दिया कि ‘अपराध गर्भसमापन नहीं बल्कि लिंगचयन है’ और इसके आधार पर मैं अब कहीं भी गर्भसमापन की पैरोकारी कर सकती हूँ|
Are Women Being Systematically Excluded From The Sectors Of Armed Forces?

Are Women Being Systematically Excluded From The Sectors Of Armed Forces?

The systematic exclusion of women from the armed forces has been fraught with preconceived notions of the female body and feminine emotionality.
स्त्रीद्वेष से पीड़ित रहकर ‘नारी सशक्तिकरण’ कभी नहीं होगा

स्त्रीद्वेष से पीड़ित रहकर ‘नारी सशक्तिकरण’ कभी नहीं होगा

स्त्रीद्वेष का असर समाज के हर तबके में देखा जा सकता है, जिसमें #MeToo अभियान पर पत्रकार तवलीन सिंह के विचार भी जीवंत उदाहरण है|
manels

A Manel Met The PM To Discuss Bollywood’s Problems Because Representation, What’s That?

Manels are a result of centuries of patriarchy attempting to force women away from the public life by declaring them capable of only domestic conversations.
Cook Thy Meal, Love Thy Body: Why I Am A Feminist Who Cooks

Cook Thy Meal, Love Thy Body: Why I Am A Feminist Who Cooks

I cook because cooking aligns with my feminist politics of loving thyself, loving thy family and friends, and loving thy environment.
Why Gender Is Important When Discussing Migration

Why Gender Is Important When Discussing Migration

The recognition of female migration and the specific issues they face will help in alleviating the discrimination they face at the workplace.
The Interconnected Notions Of Gender and Nation

The Interconnected Notions Of Gender and Nation

Women have largely contributed to nation-building yet are not recognised as these contributions boils down to the reclaiming of male honour.

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“Not Same-sex Sexuality But Modern Homophobia Is The Western Import”: Ruth Vanita

“Not Same-sex Sexuality But Modern Homophobia Is The Western Import”: Ruth Vanita

Ruth Vanita's books broke fresh ground in gender studies by showing that India has a long tradition of same-sex desire.
internalized misogyny

A 101 Introduction To Internalized Misogyny

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you must have heard the phrase ‘I am not like other girls’ or 'I am not like most girls' somewhere.
How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

Does Indian comedy has to be sexist and misogynist in order to be funny?