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.


Source: Mail & Guardian (15 May 2015)

By Barbara Boswell

Last year Nigeria and Uganda passed laws with draconian penalties for people engaged in...

Seminar Presentation: Decolonising Knowledges 101: In the Master's House by Professor Amina Mama

Amina Mama is Professor of Women and Gender Studies at the University of California,...

Source: Mail & Guardian (30 March 2015)

By Mbali Matandela 

When the Rhodes Must Fall movement began UCT feminists quickly called a meeting with...

Launch of a new edition of Agenda along with Opening Session of Queer in Africa Reimagined Symposium.

Tuesday 21 April 2015

6pm for 6:30pm

Atrium, Humanities Building, University of Cape Town.

The Stevenson Exhibition Gallery and the African Gender Institute cordially invite you to the launch of 'Faces & Phases' by Zanele Muholi. Zanele Muholi is a photographer and visual activist who affirms and celebrates...