Module Summary

This module covered the following aspects related to the concept of equity:

  • The term equity denotes fairness and justice
  • Equity and equality are distinct, equity is the means to achieve equality
  • Power and privilege create differences in equity which can be changed and improved
  • Gender equity has a particular role in health.

Next Steps

This is the end of the module and the end of the concepts pages. The next modules will demonstrate how the concepts of sex, gender, diversity and equity are applied in the process of SGBA. The process modules will begin with Issues.

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