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AFIAfrican Feminist Initiative



The African Feminist Initiative has organized five international meetings so far. Each meeting has a theme based on the most pressing issues to African feminists. Our past themes include:

  1. Human Rights and Subjectivity – March 2016, Penn State
  2. African Feminisms Around the World  – September 2016
  3. African Muslim Feminisms – May 2017, Morocco
  4. African Feminist Histories – April 2019, Penn State
  5. The State of Women’s and Gender Studies in Africa – September 2019, Italy

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