Women's Empowerment in Muslim Contexts
- Catherine C H CHIU (Principal Investigator)Department of Asian and International Studies
DescriptionThis project is coordinated by the Southeast Asia Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong. The project is funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) for the benefit of developing countries. The objectives of the project are as follows:to document, analyse and multiply women's empowerment strategies that successfully transform structures of disempowerment;to make visible, validate and strengthen women's agency as insiders challenging disempowering structures and promoting democratization;to build analytical capacity and strategic alliances that catalyse transformative research and actions; andto pinpoint ways whereby good governance, democratization, and appropriate development can strengthen and support women's agency.
|Effective start/end date||1/07/06 → 28/12/10|