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    Reflections on Feminist Methodology

    A collection of articles reflecting on Pathways' experience of conducting specific research on women's empowerment in Bangladesh, Egypt, Ghana, Brazil, and Palestine has been published in the Women's Studies International Forum. …

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    Undressing Patriarchy

    This new report captures some of the dilemmas, new thinking, the interactive process, analyses, future possibilities and challenges identified within debates on patriarchy held within an international symposium hosted by IDS in Brighton in September 2013. One of the symposium’s key aims was to help revitalise and advance thinking about gender inequality in relation to patriarchy and to re-politicise ‘gender in development’. The event brought together researchers, activists, practitioners, and policy makers from a range of fields. …

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    Women's Empowerment: What Works and Why?

    A new working paper by Andrea Cornwall for UNU-WIDER revisits foundational feminist work on the concept of empowerment from the 1980s and 1990s. The paper draws on  findings from the Pathways programme to explore experiences of positive change in women’s lives, in diverse contexts, and to draw together some lessons for policy and practice. …