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Society’s mind-set hampers gender equality

  • The Jakarta Post

| Sat, December 22 2012 | 09:22 am

PREMIUM Women’s Empowerment and Child Protection Minister Linda Amalia Sari revealed on Friday that efforts to bring about gender equality faces cultural barriers, particularly the patriarchal mindset of society.

“This cultural obstacle impacts the structural authority and affects the bureaucrats’ attitude through a stereotypical distinction in considering the gender-equality issue,” the mi...