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    Dialogues of Empowerment West Africa

    The Pathways West Africa Team took the opportunity of participating in the 51st Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association in Chicago in November 2008 to convene their annual Dialogue on Empowerment. The theme of the panel was 'Women’s Empowerment and Development Policy'. Members of the team presented on the Pathways West Africa work. The session was well-attended and provoked a lively discussion. …

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    Mapping Women's Empowerment

    Pathways South Asia enjoyed a successful launch of their new book ’Mapping Women’s Empowerment: Experiences from Bangladesh, India and Pakistan’, organised by BRAC Development Institute and held at the CIRDAP Auditorium in Dhaka on 8 July 2010. It received coverage in the local newspapers and also featured in television evening news broadcasts. …

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    Pathways to Sexuality and Women's Empowerment

    A new Pathways of Women's Empowerment Eldis Resources Guide brings together thinking on sexuality and women's empowerment from around the world, and suggests that viewing women's empowerment through a sexuality lens provides a more realistic and complete picture. …

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    Pornography, Pleasure, Gender and Sex Education in Bangladesh

    Pornography, Pleasure, Gender and Sex Education, a study by Sabina Faiz Rashid and Owasim Akram reveals how local ideas of sex and sexuality in Dhaka, Bangladesh are gradually being transformed; how emerging urban spaces in the city are serving as alternative sites of communication, knowledge and information on sex; and how men’s sexual expectations and realities are shaped by larger social, political and economic structures. …

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    Revista Feminismos

    A new issue of the Revista Feminismos Feminist Journal from NEIM includes Portuguese translations of the Pathways policy papers on conceptions of women's empowerment and how development agencies can best support it, sexuality, domestic violence, cash transfers, women in politics and economic empowerment for women. …

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    Women, Sexuality and the Political Power of Pleasure

    Women, Sexuality and the Political Power of Pleasure is the latest in the Pathways' Feminisms and Development series from Zed Books. This pioneering collection, edited by Andrea Cornwall, Susie Jolly and Kate Hawkins explores the ways in which positive, pleasure-focused approaches to sexuality can empower women. …