The African Gender Institute at the University of Cape Town is a feminist research unit, committed to political work on the African continent. We focus on writing, publications, research processes and partnerships, network-building and participative learning.

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Source: Whizz Past (12 August 2014)

We all know male revolutionaries like Che Guevara, but history often tends to gloss over the contributions of female revolutionaries that have...

Source: The Mail and Guardian (22 August 2014)

By Jane Bennett and Marion Stevens

We write in dialogue with last week’s piece by Meg Rickards, Petticoat protester’s long walk. We stress “dialogue” because, given the scale of the gender...

Source: Institute of Development Studies Blog (21 August 2014)

Today, to coincide with National Woman’s Month, the South African National Department of Health launch MomConnect - a bold...

Videos of the AGI and the Nelson Mandela Foundation Gender Dialogue (10 August 2014, Jameson Hall, UCT).

The Centre for African Studies (CAS) and the African Gender Institute (AGI) invite you to a seminar presentation, “Popular Culture...Domestic Violence Legislation: Marrying Research and...