Global Resources

Connecting perspectives on women’s empowerment

Author: D. Chopra (ed), C. Müller (ed)
Publisher: Institute of Development Studies, Sussex [ES]
Publication Date: Mar 2016

With the formulation of the first ever internationally agreed stand-alone goal on gender equality, debates around women’s empowerment are at a critical juncture. This IDS Bulletin makes a timely contribution to our understanding of how ideas around empowerment have evolved and how we can move forward to expand women’s opportunities and choices and realise women’s empowerment in a meaningful way.