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Title: Maximizing the benefits of training engineers about gender
Authors: Reed, Brian
Coates, Sue
Issue Date: 2005
Publisher: © WEDC, Loughborough University
Citation: REED, B. and COATES, S., 2005. Maximizing the benefits of training engineers about gender. IN: Kayaga, S. (ed). Maximising the benefits from water and environmental sanitation: Proceedings of the 31st WEDC International Conference, Kampala, Uganda, 31 October-4 November 2005, pp. 239-242.
Abstract: Gender is an important aspect of multidisciplinary provision of water and environmental sanitation services; however it is not just the responsibility of social scientists, but the whole team. Training engineers about gender has been difficult, or even not attempted due to perceived professional boundaries, but a research project looking into ways gender can be “mainstreamed” into infrastructure development has produced a new way of getting the message across to a technical audience. This however may be in a form that social scientists may not recognize.
Description: This is a conference paper.
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/30487
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