Shemelash Cheru Belete

Contact Information


Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Primary Contact

Amanu Mekonnen

Type of Organization/Institute

Academic Institution

Mission Statement

The Department of Gender and Development Studies is a multidisciplinary department that covers wide areas of issues starting from conceptualization of gender to various development theories and perspective. The Department offers courses at a Post Graduate (MA degree) level and we have three different programs; regular, evening and summer. The field focuses on many issues such as on the question of gender power relations, access to & control over resources, feminist theories, development theories, Gender & Contemporary global issues, Project Planning as well as Gender & Public Policy , etc.. Hence, research within the department is also conducted across several fields and from a diverse collection of theoretical perspectives.

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