By: Maddy Bonn
What is gender equality?
*Gender equality is when men and woman share equal rights and oppertunities.
*Including: Economic participation Descion making Asperations and needs of woman and men equaly valued Enjoy the same status and have equal oppurtunity to realize their full potential to contribute to National, Political, Economic,Social, and Cultural developments
*Gender equality doesnt only apply to woman, it also should concren men aswell.
*Men and woman should recieve equal treatments and should not be descriminated against based on gender
Teaching kids at young age about gender streyotypes.
I believe that gender streyotypes are put into childrens heads at a younge age and they are making being a girl sound like a bad thing when really it isnt.
*One in 3 woman will expericence gender based violence in their lifetime.
*Approximently 1.5 to 3 million girls are killed annually through gender related violence.
What you can do to help!!
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One third of Canadian boys believe that a womans most important role is to take care of her home and cook for the family in the U.K., 15 per cent of younge boys think the same, while in india its 73 percent.
Although 78 per cent of canadian youth disagree with the statement "boys should not cry" 77 per cent of canadian youth believe boys are more likely to be mad fun of if they cry.