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Descriptor English: Gender Inequality
Descriptor Spanish: Inequidad de Género
Descriptor inequidad de género
Entry term(s) desigualdad de género
inequidad de sexo
inequidad entre los géneros
inequidad sexual
invisibilización de la mujer
Scope note: El nivel 1 de la escala de evaluación sensible al género de la OMS afirma que la desigualdad de género [gender-unequal] perpetúa la desigualdad de género reforzando las normas, los roles y las relaciones desequilibradas y, a menudo, conduce a que un sexo disfrute de más derechos u oportunidades que el otro. (Traducción libre del original: http://bit.ly/28Ov5VO; http://www.who.int/gender/mainstreaming/GMH_Participant_GenderAssessmentScale.pdf)
Descriptor Portuguese: Iniquidade de Gênero
Descriptor French: Inegalité des Genres
Entry term(s): Gender Inequity
Gender-Unequal
Sex Inequity
Sexual Inequity
Woman Invisibility
Tree number(s): SP2.770.323.533
SP3.311.900.686.409.320
Scope note: Level 1 of the WHO Gender Responsive Assessment Scale states that gender-unequal "perpetuates gender inequality by reinforcing unbalanced norms, roles and relations; Privileges men over women (or vice versa); Often leads to one sex enjoying more rights or opportunities than the other". (From: http://bit.ly/28Ov5VO; http://www.who.int/gender/mainstreaming/GMH_Participant_GenderAssessmentScale.pdf)
Allowable Qualifiers: No qualifiers
History Note: 2019
DeCS ID: 57433
Unique ID: DDCS057433
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Gender Inequality - Preferred
Concept UI FD00062127
Scope note Level 1 of the WHO Gender Responsive Assessment Scale states that gender-unequal "perpetuates gender inequality by reinforcing unbalanced norms, roles and relations; Privileges men over women (or vice versa); Often leads to one sex enjoying more rights or opportunities than the other". (From: http://bit.ly/28Ov5VO; http://www.who.int/gender/mainstreaming/GMH_Participant_GenderAssessmentScale.pdf)
Preferred term Gender Inequality
Entry term(s) Gender Inequity
Gender-Unequal
Sex Inequity
Sexual Inequity
Woman Invisibility



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