First modification: 08/04/2021 – 21:45
An innovative initiative to promote the gender perspective on the roads of Argentina is already in force. Those who aspire to obtain a driver’s license must take, as part of the process, a gender course. The measure has been applied since July 7 of this year and the workshop, which is compulsory, is now available in all the centers where the permit to drive vehicles is obtained.
Stereotypes have led us for years to popularize beliefs such as that women are clumsy drivers, or that men are less likely to be assaulted on the road. According to the National Road Safety Agency, these discriminatory views were identified and they must change.