UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
INSTITUTE OF GENDER STUDIES (IGS)
What we do
UDSM Gender Focal
Integration of Gender mainstreaming in academia
Developing gender sensitive policies (UDSM Gender policy 2006, Anti-sexual Harassment Policy, 2018).
Support gender sensitivity among students: UDSM Gender Club.
Affirmative Action for increasing female students’ enrolment at the University of Dar es Salaam.
Gender research in various development aspects.
Outreach programmes to sensitise and empower girls in urban and rural secondary schools.
Established Gender Focal Points in all UDSM units.
Undergraduate Merit Scholarship