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Does divorce contribute to social inequalities? Dec, 27 '16

Does divorce contribute to social inequalities?

Understanding families in order to understand society. This is the motivation behind Marta Castillo González’ Master’s Degree work. She intends to analyze whether divorce provokes social inequalities. Is this real?
The Principle of 'Shared Responsibility' in Family Policies Jul, 11 '16

The Principle of 'Shared Responsibility' in Family Policies

Work-family balance is important not only to individuals, but also to society. The World Family Map 2015 focused on the issue at a personal level. In this paper, IFFD director Ignacio Socias lays out policy recommendations to the United Nations
World Family Map Report Highlighted at the United Nations Jun, 13 '16

World Family Map Report Highlighted at the United Nations

Speaking at the fourth annual commemoration of Global Parents’ Day at the UN, STI contributor W. Bradford Wilcox presented conclusions from this and the previous year’s World Family Map reports to an audience of some 200 diplomats and NGO leaders.
The Long Road to Equality Mar, 09 '16

The Long Road to Equality

We are pleased to share this article by STI Expert Paloma Durán, Director of the United Nations Sustainable Development Fund, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, March 8th, 2016.
Implications of the Gender Gap Jan, 11 '16

Implications of the Gender Gap

This is the second IFFD policy paper on unpaid work shared by its Director of International Relations, Ignacio Socias. This paper considers the influence of gender inequality on labor outcome.
The Value of Care and Domestic Work Dec, 28 '15

The Value of Care and Domestic Work

Ignacio Socias, Director of International Relations at the International Federation for Family Development (IFFD) shared with STI two policy papers on the value of unpaid work in the home, the first of which follows. The second will follow next week.
Why Love Hurts - Por qué duele el amor Nov, 16 '12

Why Love Hurts - Por qué duele el amor

Spanish-speakers can read a very complete review of Eva Illouz's book Why Love Hurts. STI board member and academic leader Ana Marta González wrote the summary for Aceprensa.
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