Gender mainstreaming in international health: Embracing new challenges

Lead Research Organisation: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Department Name: International Health

Abstract

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Description 1. Current critiques of gender mainstreaming in health
2 Changing international contexts for health relevant to gender mainstreaming
3 Key challenges for gender mainstreaming in health
4. Lesson learning from gender mainstreaming experiences
Exploitation Route Practical and conceptual lessons generated on gender mainstreaming in health in diverse contexts.
Sectors Communities and Social Services/Policy,Healthcare

 
Description The report, the papers and the bibliographies have been used and applied by practitioners and academics working in gender and health. They have also informed our teaching and fed into the development of curent and future research grants on gender and equity in international health.
First Year Of Impact 2008
Sector Communities and Social Services/Policy,Healthcare
Impact Types Societal,Economic

 
Description Cross Research Programme Consortia Partnership on Gender, Ethics and Health Systems co-PI with Asha George Catherine Molyneux, Sarah Ssali and Kate Hawkins.
Amount £468,112 (GBP)
Organisation Government of the UK 
Department Department for International Development (DfID)
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2014 
End 10/2015
 
Description Exploring the role of structural drivers of HIV on women and men over 50 in Uganda: A gender analysis with (PI with Janet Seeley)
Amount $30,000 (USD)
Funding ID mrpu/11 
Organisation Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) 
Sector Public
Country Global
Start 07/2011 
End 12/2012
 
Description Gender influences on child survival, health and nutrition: a narrative review PI Rachel Tolhurst, I am co-PI
Amount £22,533 (GBP)
Organisation UNICEF 
Sector Public
Country Global
Start 06/2011 
 
Description Research in Gender and Ethics: Building Stronger Health Systems (RINGS)
Amount £468,112 (GBP)
Organisation Government of the UK 
Department Department for International Development (DfID)
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 09/2015 
End 09/2016