Thursday, December 13 / 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Kagera

Session 65:
Gender inequities and inequalities

Chair: Prosper V. Poukouta, African Development Bank
Discussant: Nancy Luke, Brown University

  1. The silent crime; a sociological appraisal of gender-based violence experienced by women in Yoruba culture of NigeriaYetunde A Aluko, Olabisi Onabanjo University ; Olusola Aluko-Arowolo

  2. Empowerment of women and links to child's health in EgyptIbrahim Ms Ghada, Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC), the Egyptian Cabinet ; Marwan Khawaga, American University of Beirut

  3. Examining children's living conditions by gender of household head: The case of MalawiAndrew A Jamali, University of Kwazulu-Natal ; Esther W Dungumaro, University of Natal at Durban ; Pelesana Moerane, University of Kwazulu-Natal

  4. Gender, household headship and children's educational performance in Nigeria: Implications for developmentOlufunlayo O. Bammeke, University of Lagos

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