Jo Little, Professor of Gender and Geography at the University of Exeter, and co-Editor of Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, will participate in a free webinar on gender and women’s rights on Thursday 10 March.
This webinar will explore forms of discrimination that occur in contemporary society worldwide. Jo will join other panellists from across the social sciences and humanities to discuss a wide range of issues surrounding women’s rights, including women’s participation in politics; violence directed at women; unpaid care workloads; and access to equal educations across all geographies, classes, races and ethnicities; and cis and transgender rights.
The webinar is free, and there will be the opportunity to ask questions. Register online to join the discussion. The webinar will start at 19.00 (GMT) on Thursday 10 March.
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This year’s cohort of Geography Scholars kick-started their teacher training year with a fieldwork residential earlier this month.
28 August 2018
The winners of ‘Young Geographer of the Year 2015’ were announced today at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). To celebrate the centenary of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance Expedition, pupils nationwide were asked to respond to the question ‘Why does Antarctica matter?’
4 December 2015
Our response highlights the employability of geography graduates, and the relevance of geographical skills in industry. We also call for better access to quality information on courses and careers, and funding support for teaching and research.
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