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15 October 2018

Research documentary on "Solidarities, Feminisms and Social Reproduction: Bubbling Up"

Social and solidarity economy (SSE) has a potentially important role to play in reorienting economies and societies toward more equitable, inclusive and sustainable development. But it can only be truly transformative if it also addresses the reorganisation of social reproduction (that is, by which society reproduces itself), integrating the political goals of gender equality and more equitable power...
09 October 2018

Appel à candidatures pour le prochain Certificate of Advanced...

Le Centre genre propose des formations en genre et développement par enseignement en ligne (e-learning) qui visent à: Favoriser l’intégration d’une perspective de genre dans les politiques, programmes...

31 August 2018

Human Rights, Gender and Alterity: report on the second edition...

The University of Geneva hosted the second edition of the Summer School in Human Rights, Gender and Alterity, in cooperation with the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva,...

23 August 2018

Giving birth in the US: value of the US passport for well-to-do...

In “Born in the USA: Citizenship Acquisition and Transnational Mothering in Turkey”, an article jointly written with Evren Balta and published in Gender, Place and Culture, Özlem Altan-Olcay investigates...

11 July 2018

We need to talk about sexual violence against men

Sexual violence against men is widespread, especially in conflict and post-conflict zones, yet efforts to understand its causes and develop strategies to reduce it have been hampered by a dearth of theoretical...