Gender Equality in Transportation

This course is about gender equality in transportation.


SDG5: Gender equality
SDG11: Sustainable cities and communities
Gender Equality in Transportation
Women’s leadership
gender equality
mobility of women and girls

In this course you will learn:

  • How gender in transportation fits within the broader development context
  • Who can benefit from greater gender equality in transportation?
  • How transport systems can enhance the mobility of women and girls
  • How women can be better engaged in the transport sector
  • Future challenges and opportunities in gender and transportation

Modules of the course:

  • Introduction, Definitions and Context
  • Who can benefit from gender equality in transportation?
  • How can transport systems enhance women and girls’ mobility?
  • Engaging women in the transport sector

Target Audience

The e-learning is designed for individuals who have an understanding of gender issues, but who may be less familiar with the gender equality in transportation field. Primary audiences include policy-makers and advocates, though general audiences would also benefit from the course.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • understand the transport sector through the eyes of a wide range of its users, with a focus on women and girls
  • understand how to engage more women in the transport sector