About this team
The research group UNESCO Chair in Gender Research aims to facilitate the development of policy-relevant research on gender equality around the world; support and develop international networking to facilitate the exchange of ideas, research and policy developments, especially between the North and South; support research on policy-relevant gender equality issues and build capacity in policy-relevant gender equality research, curriculum development, student training at graduate level and staff exchanges. The research group engages in four research areas:
1. Gender and the financial crisis;
2. Violence against women;
3. Measuring equality;
4. Gender equality policies.