Time for a change in gender language according to Henrietta Miers

A short article on gender language written by WISE Development Senior Associate Henrietta Miers has been published by science and development news site SciDev.Net.

The piece, which is entitled Focus on Gender: The opaque language of gender studies, argues that the language used in articles and on gender courses can be hard to understand, and suggests it’s time for change.

“The question is not only whether academic journals need more voices from the South, but also whether development practitioners should be led by academics at all.” Henrietta Miers

Read the full article on SciDev.Net here
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