Definition: Not all voices, perspectives, and members of the community are adequately represented. Under-representation typically occurs when the voices or perspectives of one group dominate, resulting in the marginalization of another. This often affects groups who are a minority in relation to certain personal characteristics.

Related terms: Equity, Fairness, Inequality, WEIRD

Drafted and Reviewed by: Madeleine Pownall, Mahmoud Elsherif, Helena Hartmann, Bethan Iley, Adam Parker, Charlotte R. Pennington, Mirela Zaneva

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