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Welcome to the Gender Institute

ANU Gender Institute

ANU Gender Institute

The ANU Gender Institute is a cross-campus virtual institute providing a focus for existing activity on issues of gender and sexuality and a catalyst to develop and deepen them.

Why fathers’ care matters: Enabling gender equity in care and work

Why fathers’ care matters: Enabling gender equity in care and work

Fathers’ participation in caring for young children provides life-long opportunities for fathers, their partners and children. However, there continue to be entrenched social and structural barriers to fathers’ equal participation in care (e.g.

Analysing the nightmare: Reflections on rape culture in South Africa

Analysing the nightmare: Reflections on rape culture in South Africa

Deirdre Byrne will comment on the efficacy of some interventions against rape in South Africa, such as the 2016 #EndRapeCulture campaign on two university campuses and the Sexual Violence Task Team Report on rape and sexual violence.

Women in international security: Theory and practice

Women in international security: Theory and practice

The 10-part seminar series aims to promote gender equity by helping to ‘normalize’ the role of women in international security

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