Gender equality and women’s empowerment in Czech official development assistance

Gender equality is embraced by the international community as the cornerstone of sustainable development and remedy against poverty and social exclusion. The Czech Republic is very vocal on human rights but this study looks into how the Czech commitment towards gender equality is put into practice. While gender mainstreaming and women’s empowerment represent well refined conceptual tools used in development practice, their integration into national policies and strategies remains a big challenge

Published by KARAT, 2012.

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