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Measuring Women’s Empowerment: Participation and Rights in Civil, Political, Social, Economic, and Cultural Domains

Valentine M. Moghadam

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Measuring Women’s Empowerment: Participation and Rights in Civil, Political, Social, Economic, and Cultural Domains.

Women’s empowerment is a multi-dimensional process of achieving basic capabilities, legal rights, and participation in key social, economic, political and cultural domains. This paper offers a set of 44 indicators for measuring women's empowerment.

Published by UNESCO in 2005.

By Valentine M. Moghadam and Lucie Senftova