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Prof. Naila Kabeer

Public lecture: ‘Locked out and left behind? Gender, intersecting inequalities and the SDGs’

Publication date: January 9, 2018

KIT Royal Tropical Institute and UN Women are organising a public lecture by Prof. Naila Kabeer on “Locked out and left behind? Gender, intersecting inequalities and the SDGs.” About the…

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KIT Gender is looking for interns

Publication date: September 29, 2017

KIT Gender is looking for two interns: Internship: Research Assistant Do you want to take part of conducting a gender synthesis of the Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF) on…

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Professional Development Programme for Gender Trainers

Publication date: May 4, 2017

KIT and UN Women are pleased to open registration for its certified Professional Development Programme for Gender Trainers, which runs from October 2017 to April 2018. This new six-month course…

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Empowerment of women and girls: conceptual model and measurement guidance

Publication date: March 30, 2017

‘Women’s empowerment happens when individuals and organised groups are able to imagine their world differently and to realise that vision by changing the relations of power that have kept them…

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VSLA Assessment Cote d’Ivoire

Publication date: February 16, 2017

KIT Gender advisors Noortje Verhart and Eline Minneboo have been commissioned by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and Cargill to conduct an assessment on their Village Savings and Loan Associations…

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Women in cocoa conference

Publication date: February 13, 2017

Noortje Verhart and Anna Laven, senior advisors at KIT, are participating in a conference on women in Cocoa organized by WCF in Ghana. The conference focused on two major areas…

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WIAD Gender training Ghana

Publication date: February 7, 2017

KIT Gender advisors Noortje Verhart and Anna Laven have been commissioned by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) to design and undertake gender training for the Women in Agriculture Department of…

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Field work for Demysitification of Cacao of Project

Publication date: February 6, 2017

Chloe Vaast, KIT Gender Advisor, is in Côte D’Ivoire for three weeks facilitating focus group discussions to collect data on household nutrition profiles, access and control of household resources and…

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Ethnographic study of intra-household dynamics among coffee producer families in Nicaragua

Publication date: January 15, 2017

Lisanne Oonk, Advisor with KIT Gender, starts two-month Ethnographic study of intra-household dynamics among producer families in coffee regions in Nicaragua, with the aim understanding how families shape decision-making processes…

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Gender equality norms

Publication date: January 15, 2017

“Hybridization and the case of a “successful” gender mainstreamed community-based disaster management project in Cambodia” has been published by Routledge as part of a collection of essays on localization in…

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