Events

The 5th Seminar on Gender Issues in Academia

Luncheon Seminar with Dr. Aynalem Megersa
(The 5th Seminar on Gender Issues in Academia, CSEAS Gender Equality
Promotion Committee)

Date&Time: 27th May 2019, 12:00-13:00
Venue: Room 318, the 3rd floor, Inamori Foundation Memorial Building, CSEAS, Kyoto University
Speaker: Dr. Aynalem Megersa, Addis Ababa University
Title: Ethiopian Higher Education Institutions: A Reflection from a
Gender Perspective

Abstract:
The presentation attempts to give a general overview of Ethiopian higher education institutions from a gender perspective with special emphasis on Addis Ababa University. It reflects on the existing policy frameworks and institutional framework. It also highlights opportunities and challenges in ensuring gender equality in the Ethiopian higher education setting. I am going to introduce our recent interests of international joint research with Asian studies/scholars.

Organizer:
The Center for African Area Studies
The CSEAS Gender Equality Promotion Committee
The Fieldworker Family Care Support Group /
Gender Equality Promotion Committee of ASAFAS