case study on gender & development in Balochistan & southwest Afghanistan

by Muḥammad Saʻīd

Publisher: M. Saeed in Quetta

Written in English
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  • Women in development -- Afghanistan,
  • Women in development -- Pakistan -- Balochistān

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Men, Boys and Gender Equality We are building an openly accessible basis of evidence and lessons for working with boys and men to promote gender equality, by gathering, inter-relating, analysing and strategically disseminating evidence and lessons in targeted and accessible formats for improved learning, policy and practice.   The ongoing dirty war in Balochistan has affected society at all levels. Women — mothers, sisters and daughters — are particularly affected because of the . The economic base of North Africa/Southwest Asia is basically unstable because: Select one: A. gender patterns in the region vastly favor men. B. the region's key income sources are subject to wide price swings on world markets. C. the basically urban population demands a high . Afghanistan has become home to one of the largest gender-focused aid interventions in the aftermath of 9/11, with foreign aid agencies using Afghan women as a Cited by:

  Gender inequality is a global phenomenon, also deeply rooted in many Asian societies, resulting in discrimination of women and girls and inextricably linked to gender-based violence (1, 2) with subsequent serious mental and physical health effects (3–5).When women and girls are expected to assume a position as subordinate to men, their general health, including reproductive health, is Cited by: Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South is the world's fifth-most populous country with a population exceeding million. By area, it is the 33rd-largest country, spanning , square kilometres (, square miles).Pakistan has a 1,kilometre (mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by Calling code: + ICTJ Addressing Gender-specific Violations in Afghanistan 2 About the Authors Fatima Ayub is a full-time consultant for ICTJ’s Afghanistan program. She focuses on research and advocacy, working with local partners, developing trainings on transitional justice and providing general support to the program. She. of Afghanistan. UNESCO says that “Afghanistan is one of the poorest and least educated countries in the world with large gender and geographical disparities in relation to access to education” (UNESCO Country Program-ming Document-UCPD, ). There are relevant studies carried out regarding the gender inequality in educa-File Size: KB.

Book > Academic Books > South Asia Studies Expedited access to textbooks and digital content Instructors: Due to the COVID pandemic and in support of your transition to online learning, requests for complimentary review copies of our textbooks will be fulfilled through our eBooks partner, VitalSource. Afghanistan is a prime example of inequality in female education. In this developing country, education for women is actually illegal. The Taliban is the main reason why this inequality exists. The Taliban is an Islamic militant movement, ruling large parts of Afghanistan. This article is a semi-popular examination of the rich resources of Afghanistan, which also gives a brief account of the first formation of the Afghanistan Studies Center at UNO, as well as pictures and discussion relating to the Afghanistan Immersion training for US military that had been underway at UNO for some time already when this article. Roots of gender-based inequality. Share: Share. The findings of a study concluded that this preference is based on the assumption that masculinity will enable men to be better breadwinners. Along with this, a conservative mindset restricts women from actively participating in the workplace, as it is thought of as the space appropriate for.

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To restructure knowledge including the contributions of women scholars and societies in various disciplines particularly social sciences and humanities. This study seeks to examine the challenges to adhering to these principles in practice and how donor funding re-strictions can hamper the ability to provide principled hu-manitarian assistance.

The case study in Afghanistan is the second of four case studies (Democratic Republic of Congo, Pakistan and South Sudan are the other three). Afghanistan - Country gender assessment: national reconstruction and poverty reduction - the role of women in Afghanistan's future (English) Abstract.

Case study on gender & development in Balochistan & southwest Afghanistan book the 20th century, the debate on women's rights and their role in Afghan society has been closely interlinked with the national destiny. out a study to develop this Country Gender Profile in Afghanistan.

The views and analysis The views expressed in this book are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the women in society is a key issue for Afghanistan’s development. Gender Roles in Agriculture: The Case of Afghanistan Article (PDF Available) in Indian Journal of Gender Studies 20(1) February with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Gender inequality remains a major barrier to human development. These disadvantages are being faced by women, girls and transgender, they are major source of inequality. Women are discriminated in all spheres of life that includes health, education, politics, maternal health and economy. Gender; Thematic Areas.

Social Protection and Livelihoods; Case Study. Gender. 99 pages. Read Download. Women’s Economic Empowerment in Afghanistan, Information Mapping and Situational Analysis Contact Us. Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) Shahr-i-Naw, Kabul, Afghanistan post box number: 38– +93 (0.

The study identifies key gaps in the literature on gender-based violence: these include a near absence of information on NGO projects focused on gender-based violence, and of indigenous and new perspectives on violence in development and disaster Size: 1MB.

This study was initiated by Programs Department (West), Division 1 of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The purpose of this paper is to provide information on gender issues in Pakistan to assist ADB staff in country programming and project design and implementation.

The study was prepared by Dr. Farzana Bari, a Pakistani consultant. Mariam S. Pal,File Size: KB. Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) Shahr-i-Naw, Kabul, Afghanistan post box number: 38– A case study on the lack of democracy and socio-economic development of Balochistan Sheikh Asad Rahman Introduction Democracy is defined as a system of governance which bases itself on people's representation aptly described in the maxim "By the People, Of the People, For the People".

In Pakistan, this system has not been practiced to its full. Indian Interference in Balochistan: Analysing the Evidence and Implications for Pakistan Mir Sherbaz Khetran* Abstract An Indian serving naval officer, Kulbhushan Yadav got arrested by the law enforcement agencies of Pakistan in Marchwhen he was trying to enter Pakistan from the Saravan region, located in Balochistan, Pakistan.

Download the latest Gender Development Index Data View the GDI Frequently Asked Questions. The GDI measures gender gaps in human development achievements by accounting for disparities between women and men in three basic dimensions of human development—health, knowledge and living standards using the same component indicators as in the HDI.

Afghanistan has a large gender gap in general education which peaks in the upper secondary level. This difference is most noticeable in the southeastern provinces of Uruzgun, Zabul and Paktika.

religion and politics were found to meaningfully shape men‘s views about women‘s participation in development of the community and education. Key words: Education, Empowerment, Balochi code, Tribal Men, Balochistan 1. Introduction The most important tool for the development of the human resource is education.

It is considered a human rightFile Size: 65KB. girl came out of home for school attendance, she would be attacked like in Afghanistan, where acid had been thrown in the girls´ faces (O´Malley ). Aims of the Study The purpose of the study is to investigate the education system Pakistan and Afghanistan with a special focus on female´s education.

Working with Gender in Rural Afghanistan: Experiences from Norwegian-funded NGO projects study called for a review of current literature on gender and development in Afghanistan, a by the case study of women’s income generation projects, it is the specifics of how and whether an intervention is informed by and adjusted to the.

This updated Scheme of Studies is the latest milestone in a journey that began in earnest in with the development of a National Curriculum, which was later augmented by the National Professional Standards for Teachers in Pakistan and the Curriculum of Education Scheme of Studies.

With these foundations in place, the Higher. Gender Equality Results Case Study: India - Enhancing Energy-Based Livelihoods for Women Micro-Entrepreneurs This gender equality case study presents the contributions of the ADB-India project in providing hour power supply to rural households in Madhya Pradesh and how it has opened opportunities for women entrepreneurs in the energy sector.

A case study on the role of women in Afghanistan from the Human Rights and Democracy Report. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir Professor and Director Balochistan Study Centre, University of Balochistan, Quetta Waheed Razzaq Scholar, University of Balochistan, Quetta ABSTRACT In terms of area Balochistan is the largest province of Pakistan.

Balochistan had been a cradle of world’s leading civilizations. There are sufficient evidences from the pre-historic and historic period supports.

The Development of Capitals in Malaysian Transformed Schools: 53 A Multiple-case Study Gender and Conflict management styles And its effect on employee performance in the major universities of Balochistan: A Case Study of Poor Women Engaged in.

The EU’s Engagement in Afghanistan from a Gender Perspective 4 European Institute for Asian Studies affected not only women, but society as a whole. The Taliban banned free access to music, films and television, and men had to follow an “authentic” Islamic dress code AFAD Afghans for Afghanistan Development GSI Gender Studies Institute H.E.

His/Her Excellency JHRA Justice and Human Rights in Afghanistan JSSP Justice Sector Support Program Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality Project (GEP II) is a joint venture between theFile Size: 1MB. Gender Roles in Agriculture Indian Journal of Gender Studies, 20, 1 (): – education and employment4 opportunities for women outside the home.

Women are allowed to. UNIVERSITY OF BALOCHISTAN, QUETTA ISO Certified. OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY CONTROLLER (RESULTS) Dated Quetta the, 7th June, N O T I F I C A T I O N It is notified for the information of students appeared in M.A. Gender & Development Studies (Previous & Final) (Annual) Examination,that their result is.

Baloch Ethnicity: An analysis of the issue and conflict with state 57 Rehana Saeed Hashmi * Baloch Ethnicity: An analysis of the issue and conflict with state. Abstract Simmering tension in Balochistan is the cause of multiple factors. Among them one is the Baloch ethnicity, based on File Size: KB.

In Afghanistan, Islamic law determines inheritance rights. However, when it comes to women, tribal law decides their inheritance rights. Tribal laws ignore the fact that women are entitled to inherit property and land, restricting the role of women and preventing them from having secure rights to inheritance.

The study revealed increases in drought severity and frequency in Afghanistan over the study period. Temperature, which increased up to °C/decade, was the major factor influencing the decreasing trend in the SPEI values in the northwest and southwest of the country during rice- and corn-growing seasons, whereas increasing temperature and Cited by: Balochistan (/ b ə ˌ l oʊ tʃ ɪ ˈ s t ɑː n /; Urdu: بلوچِستان ‎) is one of the four provinces of is the largest province in terms of land area, forming the southwestern region of the country, but is the least populated.

Its provincial capital and largest city is Quetta. Balochistan shares borders with Punjab and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the northeast, Sindh to Country: Pakistan.

Gender inequality may have an adverse impact on a number of valuable development goals. First, gender inequality in education and access to resources may prevent a reduction in child mortality, fertility, and an expansion of education for the next generation.

Various studies have proved these linkages. Secondly, it may be the case that gender.Essay: Final Session WBI’s E-Course: Gender, Economic Development and Poverty Reduction G. Moheyuddin 1 BACKGROUND, ASSESSMENT AND ANALYSIS OF THE GENDER ISSUES IN PAKISTAN♣ G.

Moheyuddin♥ ABSTRACT This paper describes the assessment of the gender issue in Pakistan, review and analysis of the major sector depicting gender by: 2.Studies conducted to determine Pakistan’s standing in terms of the human development index (HDI) have revealed the existence of wide variations in life expectancy, literacy and standards of living across provinces as well as districts,2 and have found Balochistan to have the lowest levels of human development in the country.