Public Presentation to mark the conclusion of the project SHE_GE
This is the first gender studies programme established in Gaza.
When: 28th October 2020, 10:00-12:00
Where: SZ 15.21 (Resowi Building, Sector A, 2nd Floor; Universitätsstraße 15, 8010 Graz)
Registration is mandatory: Registration
Registration deadline: 26th October 2020; Maximum capacity: 30 participants.
The current governmental COVID-19 provisions will be followed (access only to registered invitees, wearing a mask except when seated, keeping interpersonal distance).
Libora Oates-Indruchová, professor for Sociology of Gender, University of Graz, project director at University of Graz, will explain the objectives of the project Strengthening Higher Education Capacities in Palestine for Gender Equality (SHE-GE), an academic partnership implemented by the Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) and the Department of Sociology at the University of Graz.
Sanaa Aboudagga, professor at Islamic University of Gaza, director of the gender studies project will address via video link from Gaza the importance of the project as well as coping strategies of Gazan women, who live under adverse circumstances (three wars since 2008, siege, poverty, limited mobility, health crisis, Covid-19 restrictions).
Format: Presentations, followed by Q&A
Language: English, no translation