Intersections of disadvantage? Gender and sexuality within Asia-Pacific community organisations

Professor Gary Dowsett (Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society), Dr Nicola Henry (Department of Social Inquiry), Dr Gillian Fletcher (Institute of Human Security and Social Change) and Stephen Wood (Institute of Development Studies)

The project examines how gender and sexuality are understood within two case study organisations that seek to improve the lives and rights of marginalised and disadvantaged people in developing countries.

This project is funded by the 'Transforming Human Societies' Research Focus Area (RFA), La Trobe University, 2014-2015.


Fletcher, G, Dowsett, G, Wood, S & Henry, N (2016) 'Gender, sexuality and disadvantage: intimately entwined, but perpetually divorced within international development?', The Research for Development Impact Network iii: reflecting on evidence and practice in an age of inequality, August, pp. 85-89.