Tag Archives: gender

Love is sharing

Every year, 40 percent of pregnancies are unwanted and 25 million unsafe abortions are performed worldwide. Also, 16 million teenagers aged 15 to 19  give birth. There are 13 different means of contraception, but there is only one, known and simply reversible, for men that also has the particularity of protecting against STDs: the condom, which also exists […]

The analysis of social pressure on women and women’s struggle for existence through Henrik Ibsen’s Nora in A Doll’s House and Bernard Shaw’s Liza in Pygmalion

This study examines that the social pressure on women and women’s struggle for existence through Henrik Ibsen’s Nora in A Doll’s House (1999) and Bernard Shaw’s Liza in Pygmalion (1988). The roles of men and women in society are generally related to the value system and structure of society. In traditional societies, it is known […]

“Mr. Vice-President, I’m speaking” – on speaking and being listened to in a gender imbalanced world

In a family dinner, party, class debate, or work meeting. In political debates or judicial sessions. In any of these situations, you may have realized that gentlemen take the floor more naturally, more often, and for longer than ladies. Or you have seen a man interrupting a woman. Possibly repeatedly, to contradict, complement or simply […]

How I will change society: Elena Ramírez

Elena’s project consists of creating a drag king workshop, addressed to any person regardless of their sex, gender identity or sexual orientation. It is a drag king workshop because inside drag practice it is still invisible and today there are a lack of spaces where you can find it. The goal of the project, from […]

Како да спречиме родово насилство

Низ целиот тренинг-курс во Бар, Црна Гора се обработуваа многу чувствителни и интересни теми што понекогаш алармираа за застрашувачки факти и случки насекаде низ светот. Во Бар, Црна Гора во периодот од 20 до 29 февруари годинава, се одржа тренинг-курс со наслов: “Gender based and sexual violence in love relationships of youngsters”, на кој учествуваа […]

P.R.O.U.D.

On this training course, which took place in a charming small village of Laguepie, France, participants from different countries went deeper into the topics of gender equality. Promoting Rights and Opportunities to Understand Diversity – The training started with introduction and “getting to know to each other”- games and team building activities to create the […]

Kings and Queers

No, this is not a typo. LGBTQ+ is a topic that becomes more and more famous. It stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning and + to include all of the communities, since there are definitely more than five of them. We like to think that we are living in a free world […]

Gender as an Analytical Category

I met with Prof. Erzsébet Barát during the International Week which was held at the Philosophical Faculty in Skopje. The subtitle of this event was “Challenges of teaching and research in humanities and social sciences”. Barát’s areas of competence are: gender studies, discourse analysis, qualitative research methods, and media studies. Her areas of specialization are […]

A TALE OF TWO STORIES BRIDGING GENDER INEQUALITY

If there was one issue that really broke out in the end of last year It would be called gender inequality. With in that there are many aspects like pay cap, sexism and discrimination etc. But my thought was why haven’t we still conquered this problem. I rest that thought in my head for a […]