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: Mail & Guardian (29 June 2015)
MOZAMBIQUE decriminalised homosexuality on Monday when a new penal code came into force that swept away old Portuguese colonial laws, in...

The African Gender Institute warmly congratulates Dr Selina Mudavanhu (AGI e-Knowledges Projects Officer) for graduating from the University of Cape Town with a PhD in Media Studies. Selina graduated on the 12th of June...

Speech by Andile Mthombeni (YWL Project, Wits University) at the SA AIDS Conference in Durban 

Contested Intimacies: Sexuality, Gender and Law in Africa 

Authors: Derrick Higginbotham & Victoria Collis-Buthelezi

The book contains an article by Dr Barbara Boswell (Project Officer: Young Women's...

Source: http://thisisafrica.me/ (25 May 2015)

By Anna Davies-van Es

Africa’s so-called “GDP miracle” is celebrated by global institutions, the media and the local elite...