Gender and social justice

We apply an intersectional approach, to understand how globalization and economic change affect the way different forms of discrimination combine, overlap, and intersect, in the experiences of different people, especially those of marginalized people or groups.

We support activism and advocacy for equality and justice. We think women’s political participation, a more critical focus on decent work for all, and more emphasis on gender-just economic models are key to strengthening women in Asia.

We sensitise and support governments at national and regional level. We strive to reconnect issues and actors and build strategic alliances to promote policies and programmes that achieve equal opportunities for all. 

News

  • 18.12.2019 | Gender and social justice | News

    Exploring women’s meaningful access and participation in the digital economy

    In a future for all, women will need to have meaningful access and opportunities to join the digital economy. FES partners met in Singapore to explore...

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  • 27.11.2019 | Gender and social justice | News

    Putting the care economy at the centre of future of work debates

    FES partners address the emerging care crisis and think of innovations in Asia.

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  • 11.10.2019 | Gender and social justice, #FeministAsia | News

    The rising need for care demands new policies for decent jobs

    Policies need to address the rising need for care and to ensure decent work in the care economy of Asia.

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Publications

  • Chen Yuting | #FutureWork4All | Gender and social justice | Publication

    Gender Perspectives on the Future of Work in China

    The study serves as a starting point for further analysis and discussion about women and the future of work in China.

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  • Rowena Laguilles-Timog | #FutureWork4All | Gender and social justice | Publication

    Feminist Perspectives on the Future of Work in the Philippines

    The study serves as a starting point for further analysis and discussion about women and the future of work in the Philippines.

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  • Urvashi Aneja | The Future is Feminist | Gender and social justice | Publication

    Feminist Visions of the Future of Work in Asia

    This paper explores narratives and perspectives on the future of work in Asia through a feminist lense.

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