• Report year:2016
  • Report author: Sarah Bradshaw with Brian Linneker and Lisa Overton
  • Organisation: Oxfam America
This paper was commissioned to inform the design of Oxfam’s Extractive Industries Strategic Plan 2016-2019. This Research Backgrounder considers a central question: how can we ensure that our Active Citizenship (AC) programming is not gender biased and that it fosters the participation of women and men in ways that support women’s empowerment and improves the social position of women in relation to men?