gender role

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Noun1.gender role - the overt expression of attitudes that indicate to others the degree of your maleness or femaleness; "your gender role is the public expression of your gender identity"
role - normal or customary activity of a person in a particular social setting; "what is your role on the team?"
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The participants at the events highlighted role of women in social and economic life of the country.
PM Abbasi, NA Speaker Ayaz Sadiq in their messages urge the need for female empowerment and increased role of women in different spheres of lifeThe International Women's Day was celebrated in various cities of the country on Thursday and events and rallies were held to mark the day.
Major themes are images of women in art, drama, literature, and spiritual iconography, as well as the role of women in political conflicts.
Since last few years, Sartaj Aziz said, the role of women have been increased in different sectors.
The symposium will address the main issues confronting Arab women in conflict zones through themes including, in particular, mechanisms for strengthening the role of women in the establishment of peace, their role as intermediaries and in the dialogue commission, as well as their participation in conflict resolution.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 9 May 2017: The National Commission for Women in Science will organize a workshop Wednesday May 10, under the title, Achieving Energy Sustainability and Security in Egypt and the Scientific Role of Women in its Achievement under the patronage of Dr.
Second and last day of the event would be contained a workshop on the role of women specially in educating them for peace and democracy.
A talk on the role of women and the youth in organic agriculture is included as part of activities for the 11th Negros Island Organic Farmers Fest.
1 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is organizing a workshop on "The role of women in the development of OIC member states" in collaboration with the Statistical, Economic, Social Research and Training Center for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), a subsidiary organ of OIC, on 3-4 October 2016 at SESRIC headquarters in Ankara, Turkey.
Pope Francis has set up a commission to study the role of women deacons in early Christianity, the Vatican said on Tuesday, a move that might lead to changes in the role of women in the Roman Catholic Church.
The two-day forum held under the theme "Women in Politics: Fast Forward", will discuss the most pressing issues on the global agenda, and sharing experiences to enhance the role of women in parliaments and in policy making.
Discussing the role of women in conflict prevention and resolution in Africa, the Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka told the Council that the role of women in conflict prevention was often lauded but rarely visible.