Course Description:

This course focuses on the key concepts of gender, clarifies the meaning of gender in development and planning and identifies priority areas for action to promote equality between women and men.

Course Objectives:

This course introduces students to the:

  • Concept of gender and the difference between gender and sex
  • Importance of the gender dimension in development
  • Evolution in approaches to addressing gender/women’s issues in development and planning


Attachment Name Attachment Type
UNV 1002Introduction to Gender and Development DOC PDF