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Understanding Gender and Culture in the Organizational Environment
Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 11:30 AM until 1:00 PM
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Understanding Gender and Culture in the
Presented by Dr. Saumya Pant
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm (New Mexico AND Arizona Mountain Time)
(Will be recorded, and replay sent to all registrants)
CCEUs: Core Competency | 1.0
Resource Development | .5
Gender equity is about ensuring that no one is limited by socially constructed notions of what we “should” be or what we “can” do. This program will focus on defining gender and the role of culture in understanding gender. This program will provide knowledge and skills necessary for advancing gender equality in their daily lives and work. Gender differences need to be examined as these differences are not innate but arise from societal expectations, education, training, and other factors. Checking our biases regarding gender needs to be part of the conversations regarding equity.
In this program, participants learn about gender-sensitive training approaches and use of tools to promote participation and shared learning. Understanding gender through the lens of intersectionality. Gender, of course, refers to both men and women, and we will examine the current thinking on how men and women are socialized, the impact of organizational culture—and in what ways the dominant male organizational culture impacts the gender interaction at workplace.
- Provide the Facts about Gender Differences
- Understanding our bias regarding gender
- Understanding social construction of gender
- Participants learn about gender-sensitive training approaches and use of tools to promote participation and shared learning.reate shared meaning
Dr. Saumya Pant
is an activist, a teacher, a mother, and a woman who is passionate about using communication strategies for social change and transformation. She has a PhD in Communication and a certificate in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies from Ohio University. Saumya Pant is an activist with more than twenty five years’ experience working with grassroots communities on areas of equity and empowerment. Her expertise is in topics related to communication for social change, gender equity, gender empowerment, participatory community-based research, field-based research design and implementation, participatory theater for development and entertainment education media strategy for social change.
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