Search
Descriptor English: Gender Mainstreaming
Descriptor Spanish: Transversalidad de Género
Descriptor Portuguese: Transversalidade de Gênero
Descriptor French: Parité des Genres
Entry term(s): Gender Parity
Gender Transversality
Male-Female Parity
Tree number(s): SP1.001.042.010
Scope note: The mainstreaming of the gender perspective is identified as the process to ensure the incorporation of the gender perspective in order to assess the implications for women and men of any action that is programmed, in the case of legislation, public policies, activities administrative, economic and cultural in public and private institutions. It is expected that the effort to advance in the gender equality be integral and affects all levels of an organization. The gender approach must be applied in all policies, strategies, programs, administrative and economic activities and even in the institutional culture of an organization, to truly contribute to a change in the situation of gender inequality in our society. (Loose translation of the original: http://bit.ly/ZBEXYb)
History Note: 2019
Related:
Gender Perspective DeCS
Gender-Inclusive Policies DeCS
DeCS ID: 57424
Unique ID: DDCS057424
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Gender Mainstreaming - Preferred
Concept UI FD00062118
Scope note The mainstreaming of the gender perspective is identified as the process to ensure the incorporation of the gender perspective in order to assess the implications for women and men of any action that is programmed, in the case of legislation, public policies, activities administrative, economic and cultural in public and private institutions. It is expected that the effort to advance in the gender equality be integral and affects all levels of an organization. The gender approach must be applied in all policies, strategies, programs, administrative and economic activities and even in the institutional culture of an organization, to truly contribute to a change in the situation of gender inequality in our society. (Loose translation of the original: http://bit.ly/ZBEXYb)
Preferred term Gender Mainstreaming
Entry term(s) Gender Parity
Gender Transversality
Male-Female Parity



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey