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Working Paper
Excess female mortality in Africa

Relative to developed countries, there are far fewer women than men in parts of the developing world. Estimates suggest that more than 200 million women are demographically ‘missing’ worldwide...

Missing women Mortality Gender
Policy Brief
Tracking rural households through structural transformation: The case of Viet Nam Growth Structural transformation Rural development
Working Paper
Loyalty, trust, and glass ceiling: The gender effect on microcredit renewal

Whereas most research into microfinance tends to focus on the impact of access to such services, very little pays attention to what happens over time once a person becomes a client...

Gender Microfinance Inequality
Working Paper
Discrimination, social capital, and financial constraints: The case of Viet Nam

This paper examines the relationship between gender, social capital, and access to finance of micro, small, and medium enterprises in the manufacturing sector in Viet Nam...

Entrepreneurship Financial constraints Gender
Working Paper
The impact of hosting refugees on the intra-household allocation of tasks: A gender perspective

This paper examines whether the presence of refugees alters the intra-household allocation of tasks across genders in the hosting population...

forced migration time use labour markets
Project workshop
Contemporary issues in gender and development
25 October 201626 October 2016
UNU-WIDER, Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, Helsinki, Finland
Past event
Project workshop
Gender and development

This project workshop, organized by UNU-WIDER and University of Namur, brings together researchers to discuss joint work on gender and development. The workshop will be held in Helsinki on 4 – 5 October 2016.

4 October 20165 October 2016
UNU-WIDER, Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, Helsinki, Finland
Past event
ASREC Europe 2016

The Association for the Study of Religion, Economics and Culture (ASREC) held a conference at the University of Copenhagen on 16-17 May 2016.

16 May 201617 May 2016
Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Building 26, Copenhagen, Denmark
Past event
Inequality, Gender and Nutrition

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 4.4

Gender Inequality Nutrition
Carbon Financing

Conference on Climate Change and Development Policy - Parallel 1.1

Development finance Climate change Gender
WIDER Annual Lecture by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen Poverty Inequality Gender
Photo: UN Photo/Evan Schneider Gender equality

Theme: Development finance

Gender equality Foreign aid Discrimination
The politics of group-based inequalities - measurement, implications, and possibilities for change

Theme: Inclusion

Inclusion Inequality Horizontal inequality
Trade and gender inequality

Invited Guest Lecturer, Malokele Nanivazo, Research Fellow at UNU-WIDER. Contact Person: Henna Seinälä, University of Jyväskylä...

26 November 2012
University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland
Past event
Project meeting
Gender equality theme meeting

This planning meeting is for the project team members, and is by personal invitation only . For more information on this research, please see the research page

12 July 201213 July 2012
Helsinki, Finland
Past event
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