Gender sensitivity is the awareness and insight into the state of the other sex,with reference to historical roots of sexist stereotyping, discrimination and violence.Another definition would be the awareness and acceptance of the roles and duties of each, as expected from them and from the people that they work with. Itacknowledges the different roles & responsibilities of women and men in thecommunity and the relationships between them. Men and women are different,therefore their experiences, needs, issues and priorities are different. Strategies arealso different to achieve equitable outcomes for women and men.
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