Elsevier, Women's Studies International Forum, Volume 64, September 2017
‘It's breaking quite big social taboos’ violence against women and girls and self-defense training in Nepal
Given the increased vulnerability to, and rise in reports of, sexual violence in post-disaster situations this article seeks to explore the role of self-defense programmes as a response to addressing
Journeys of Embodiment at the Intersection of Body and Culture - Chapter 1: The Developmental Theory of Embodiment: Discovering Paths in the Body Journeys of Girls and Women
Journeys of Embodiment at the Intersection of Body and Culture, The Developmental Theory of Embodiment, 2017, Pages 1-42
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by examining the description of the Developmental Theory of Embodiment, including two personal examples.
Journeys of Embodiment at the Intersection of Body and Culture - Chapter 6: Re-capturing Qualified Freedom: Possibilities in Adult Women’s Journeys
Journeys of Embodiment at the Intersection of Body and Culture, The Developmental Theory of Embodiment, 2017, Pages 201-256
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by examining how the adult women can recapture physical and mental freedom, empowering relationships and membership in equitable communities.
Elsevier, Emotion, Space and Society, Volume 24, August 2017
We put to work recent efforts to decolonise trauma theory in the context of our experience of writing and performing in the Philippines our testimonial theatre play about Canada's Live-In Caregiver Pr
Elsevier, European Management Journal, Volume 35, August 2017
Antecedents and consequences of diversity and equality management systems: The importance of gender diversity in the TMT and lower to middle management
Strategic human resource management theory suggests that diversity and equality management (DEM) systems provide a firm with a competitive advantage, leading to superior performance.
Elsevier, Ecological Economics, Volume 138, 1 August 2017
Gender Differences in Climate Change Adaptation Strategies and Participation in Group-based Approaches: An Intra-household Analysis From Rural Kenya
Existing studies on adaptation to climate change mainly focus on a comparison of male-headed and female-headed households.
This article is taken from the series "The View From Here", in which farming women from around the world give an insight into rural life. From the challenges of making an income to support the family and local economy to dealing with extreme weather and untamed lands, these women give their unique perspective on working in a male-dominated industry. It helps to highlight the importance of SDG 5, Gender equality.
This book presents the country development diagnostics post-2015 framework, developed by the World Bank Group to assess the country-level implications of the post-2015 global agenda, as well as brief, ‘at-a-glance’ applications of the framework to ten countries: Ethiopia, Jamaica, the Kyrgyz Republic, Liberia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, the Philippines, Senegal, and Uganda.
Elsevier, Research Policy, Volume 46, 1 June 2017
The paper contributes to the literature on gender gap in research investigating whether there is a gender gap in research evaluation.
Elsevier, NJAS - Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences, Volume 81, June 2017
“Women's empowerment through seed improvement and seed governance: Evidence from participatory barley breeding in pre-war Syria”
Approaches to food security primarily focus on technological solutions, seeking to produce more food, preferably with fewer resources.