Gender Mainstreaming in European Union Development Policy toward Latin America

@article{Debusscher2012GenderMI,
  title={Gender Mainstreaming in European Union Development Policy toward Latin America},
  author={Petra Debusscher},
  journal={Latin American Perspectives},
  year={2012},
  volume={39},
  pages={181 - 197}
}
  • P. Debusscher
  • Published 6 September 2012
  • Sociology
  • Latin American Perspectives
An examination of gender mainstreaming in the Latin American development policy of the European Union through quantitative and qualitative analysis of policy programming documents suggests that the transformative potential of this approach has been neglected. The language used in the documents is more the typical “Women in Development” language than one that reflects the inclusion of both women and men in the planning for the achievement of gender equality. Exclusion of women’s organizations… 
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