Seeing beyond the state: Grassroots women’s perspectives on corruption and anti-corruption

This publication documents grass-roots women’s perceptions and experiences of corruption in developing countries and bring this to important discourses regarding anti-corruption, gender equality and women’s empowerment. This study brings attention to the lack of research on the gendered impact of corruption on poor communities, provides some initial insights from grass-roots women and contribute to anti-corruption programming by prioritizing grass-roots women’s voices.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): Governance and national planning; Anti-corruption; Decision-making; Leadership and political participation

Resource type: Issue papers

Resource year: 2012

Publishing entities: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)