Women And Gender In Development Conference 2019
Abstr. due: 01.02.2019
Dates: 28.02.19 — 01.03.19
Area Of Sciences: Cultural science;
Organizing comittee e-mail: https://wgdconf.org/register/
Organizers: Women and Gender in International Development at the Center for International Research, Education, and Development (CIRED)
Women and Gender in International Development at the Center for International Research, Education, and Development (CIRED) of Virginia Tech invites students, faculty, practitioners, and interested individuals to an intensive learning and networking opportunity engaging renowned experts in international development, with particular emphasis on gender. Keynote speakers and panelists will address gender equality, empowerment, masculinity, and intersectionality; agriculture, nutrition, and One Health; and access to resources including land, capital, and technology. This conference will be particularly beneficial to students and faculty preparing for fieldwork or considering future opportunities in development, but all who are interested are welcome to register and submit abstracts for the poster session.