The Vilnius University Gender Studies Centre functions as base for interdisciplinary academic research on women and gender. The centre also plays an important role in forming gender policy in Lithuania.
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Contact: Lijana Stundže
Experts found many texts on gender and equality frames and decided to select 10 texts, which are most important on gender issues and feminism in Lithuania.
This is an appeal to the President of Lithuania to validate the International Convention Against Women Discrimination.
Articles analyze the historical development of gender mainstreaming approach.
The aims of the study are to ascertain the Lithuanian population’s attitudes towards gender roles in the family and society, and to reveal Lithuanian’s opinions about the situation of women in Lithuania.
The book aims to introduce new issues on gender perception and representation.
The aim of the project was to store and disseminate information on homophobia and discrimination of homosexual people.
Topics included are: legal aspects of gender equality, gender identity, women’s role, women’s income, male stereotypes, social norms of masculinity, gender equality in municipality level, gender mainstreaming.
Analysis of gender identity and sexuality; the social and cultural construction of gender.