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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.

Frankenstein 2018: Two hundred years of monsters

Frankenstein 2018: Two hundred years of monsters

We invite proposals for 20-­minute papers or 3 x 20‐minute panel sessions from scholars across the humanities, sciences, and social sciences that respond in interdisciplinary ways to this most interdisciplinary of novels.

Fifth report of the annual civil society dialogue on women, peace and security

Fifth report of the annual civil society dialogue on women, peace and security

Launch of the Fifth Report of the Annual Civil Society Dialogue on Women, Peace and Security: “Listening to Women’s Voices and Making the Connections to the Women, Peace and Security Agenda”

Why the triple talaq must stop: Interrogating a slice of contemporary history in India

Why the triple talaq must stop: Interrogating a slice of contemporary history in India

In this lecture, Prof Nasreen will show that triple talaq has become an acid test for Indian democracy that aims to offer all women rights equal to that enjoyed by men.

How big is the problem of violence against women? The challenge of intersectional measurement at the global level

How big is the problem of violence against women? The challenge of intersectional measurement at the global level

Prof Sally Engle Merry will talk about the challenges around how to qualify and quantify violence against women globally.

Involving men in ending violence against women: Book launch

Involving men in ending violence against women: Book launch

"Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women" provides a feminist analysis of men’s motivations for joining violence against women’s movement. Through extensive fieldwork in Afghanistan, Pakistan and East Timor, this innovative title explores the...

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Updated:  7 November, 2012/Responsible Officer:  Convenor, Gender Institute/Page Contact:  Web manager, Gender Institute