The African Gender Institute
The African Gender Institute is going through an exciting transition! Some pages on the site are still 'in process' - watch the space
Nomusa Makhubu
Nomusa Makhubu is the new Chair of the AGI's Advisory Board
Nomusa Makhubu is Associate Professor in Art History and Visual Culture at the University of Cape Town. She is the new Chair of the AGI’s Advisory Board.
Young Women’s Leadership Project’s 10 Year Anniversary Celebrations
From 16-20 November 2020, the AGI hosted the Young Women’s Leadership Project’s 10 Year Anniversary Celebrations.
2020 Queer Feminist Film Festival
From 25-29 November 2020, the Queer Feminist Film Festival held its third annual festival. In 2020, QFFF acknowledged how COVID 19 further exacerbates the systemic violence and erasure experienced by LGBTQI+ persons and other marginalised groups of...
Feminist Africa's New Home
Feminist Africa is a former publication of the Africa Gender Institute. It is currently is a publication of the Institute of African Studies and the University of Ghana. For enquiries, please e-mail us at contact@feministafrica.net. For access to...
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Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Call for Abstracts: ICGSA Conference 2021 - Makerere University

Conference Call for Abstracts: International Conference on Gender Studies in Africa 2021 hosted by Makerere University.

Publication Date:
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 14:15
New Open Access book: Physical Disability and Sexuality: Stories from South Africa

This open access edited volume explores physical disability and sexuality in South Africa, drawing on past studies, new research conducted by the editors, and first-person narratives from people with physical disabilities in the country.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 11:00
Biografias de Mulheres Africanas online home
Biografias de Mulheres Africanas online home

The website Biografias de Mulheres Africanas (Biographies of African Women) is available.  

Publication Date:
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 17:00
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/may/01/caster-semenya-loses-landmark-legal-case-iaaf-athletics
Caster Semenya loses landmark legal case against IAAF over testosterone levels

The South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya is considering an appeal after losing her landmark legal case against athletics’ governing body, the IAAF, in a decision that could end her career as an elite athlete.

Publication Date:
Thu, 02 May 2019 - 12:00