Claire is attending this year’s AGORA young feminist summer school. She’s blogging about intersectionality, how race operates as a dynamic, racism in the feminist movement, and white privilege. Today she talks about the weekend at the AGORA young feminist summer school
Groen is een politieke partij die probeert zo inclusief en divers mogelijk te zijn in de doelstellingen en beleidsmaatregelen. Maar zijn ze zo progressief als de partijleiders ons doen denken? De partij is al succesvol in het mainstreamen van milieukwesties binnen hun beleid – kunnen we zeggen dat dit ook zo is wat betreft gender mainstreaming? Een analyse.
A child’s education is vital in forming who he/she will become as an adult, these formative years can be especially important in how children will perceive gender in the future. How can we start from a young age to break gender stereotypes and pave the way for a completely equal society? The taboo-ed gender-sensitive education could be the answer; but what really is it and how can it help create a feminist education?
Women’s employment is one of those evergreen issues in the agenda of the old continent. Besides dusty stereotypes that still relegate women to few sectors of care and other social needs, the problem of women’s employment has been worsened by the recent economic crisis. What are the European trends when it comes to women’s education, wages and their presence in decision-making positions?