In exploring how the existing discourse on the equality of men and women can be advanced, the Institute is asking the following questions:
In the struggle for equality between women and men, how can the basis of human identity be expanded rather than narrowed, so that equality is achieved within a framework of oneness and interdependence rather than a framework of conflict and division?
How can the acquisition of self-knowledge, and awareness of our spiritual nature, be promoted in ways that contribute to the equality of women and men?
How can we move beyond the impasse of cultural relativism in our efforts to establish the equality between women and men?
How can we transform economic structures and processes so that they are conducive to justice and equality among all – including women and men?
How can we reconceptualize power in ways that are conducive to the mutual empowerment of women and