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Saturday, January 17 • 10:00am - 11:30am
Designing Approaches for Gender Equity

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Power inequalities and injustice are present in every social system, as are the actors and ideas required to challenge them. So, how do we design interventions that promote equity or challenge oppression? How can we galvanize change that is both personal and systemic? The Gender Action Fellowship brought together Ghanaian and Canadian leaders to work on collaborative action learning projects to do just that. Come hear about some successes and failures that stemmed from this fellowship, and explore the messiness of social justice work.

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Erin Aylward

former Gender Advisor, EWB Canada
Erin Aylward is an international development practitioner & researcher who specializes in gender and sexuality. Drawing on her experiences in working with and learning from women's rights organizations in Nicaragua and Panama, she created, funded, and filled the position of “Gender Advisor” within EWB from 2012-2013. She also worked as Oxfam Canada’s Youth and Campus Outreach Officer, connecting 28 campus groups across... Read More →

Saturday January 17, 2015 10:00am - 11:30am
Fontaine G 900 de la gauchetière ouest

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