Problem

Discrimination against men


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Active prejudice towards men
Prejudicial treatment of males
Nature:

Discrimination against men arises in certain circumstances in employment, education, public services, and before the law (for example, as regards homosexuals). In the event of divorce the woman is more likely to be granted custody of the children than the man. The segregation of men's and women's work may make it difficult for men to obtain certain kinds of work.

Broader Problems:
Sexual discrimination
Aggravates:
Sex segregation
Problem Type:
C: Cross-sectoral problems
Subject(s):
Society Men
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 5: Gender Equality
Date of last update
16.04.2019 – 17:02 CEST