UCL School of Pharmacy


Opinion piece: A Vision to Bring Gender Equity & the World of Pharmacy Together

10 March 2020

A UN sustainable goal includes gender equality, with the aim being to wipe out all discrimination and violence towards women – in every corner of the world.

It is recognised that achieving this would benefit every nation – adding to its individual prosperity and sustainability.

Moreover, gender equality is a fundamental human right, which means allowing and facilitating equal access to opportunities for men and women. Importantly, this doesn’t mean, or imply that women and men are the same, but that the opportunities and rights open to both should be comparable and should not be based on their gender.

To read the full article by Nadia Bukhari, follow this link to the Hippocratic Post magazine.