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Brick Lane

Brick Lane: Fact, fiction and film

Sarah Gavron’s recently released film of Monica Ali’s novel Brick Lane will inevitably raise questions among those who have read the novel about the relationship between the two: is it true to the novel?...

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‘Gender equality and women’s empowerment: a critical analysis of the third Millennium Development Goal’ Gender and Development Vol. 13(2). Reprinted in Gender and the Millennium Development Goals. Oxfam Focus on Gender, OXFAM, Oxford

This article discusses the third Millennium Development Goal (MDG), on gender equality and women’s empowerment. It explores the concept of women’s empowerment and highlights ways in which the indicators associated with this Goal –...