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A gender-equal society is a society in which both men and women shall be given equal opportunities to participate voluntarily in activities at all levels as equal partners and shall be able to enjoy political, economic, social and cultural benefits as well as to take responsibilities equally this report aims to achieve a society. The promotion of gender equality together with economic and social empowerment of women is essential to achieve sustainable development our hypothesis is that women empowerment has played a key and necessary role in the transition toward modern societies through its essential role on the accumulation of. Masculinities: male roles and male involvement in the promotion of gender equality a resource packet women's commission for refugee women and children september 2005.
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