Jerker Edström is a Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, IDS, where his research interests focus on the men and masculinities in relation to structural dimensions of sex, gender and power in HIV epidemics, as well as on the politics of the global response. He has studied and worked in HIV, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Population, Gender and Poverty since the mid 1980s. His most recent post was at the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, where amongst other things, like NGO support programme development he drove the promotion and development of ‘Participatory Community Assessment’ (PCA) methodologies in HIV with partners.
Books by Jerker Edström
Edited by Andrea Cornwall, Jerker Edström, Alan Greig
Men and Development: Politicizing Masculinities features an exciting collection of contributions from some of today’s leading thinkers and practitioners in the field of men, masculinities and development. Together, contributors challenge the neglect of the structural dimensions of patriarchal power relations in current development policy and practice, and the failure to adequately engage with the effects of inequitable sex and gender orders on both men’s and women’s lives… (more information)