Researching Gender in Fragile States: Lessons from Central Africa

Event Date:
November 30, 2017

FXB G11, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Event Type: 

The concentrations on Women, Gender and Health; and Humanitarian Studies, Ethics and Human Rights present a Conversation with Jocelyn Kelly, focusing on her work researching gender in fragiles states.

Jocelyn Kelly is the director for Harvard Humanitarian Initiative’s (HHI) Women in War program, where she designs and implements projects to examine issues relating to gender, peace, and security in fragile states. Kelly has been conducting health-related research using qualitative and quantitative research methods for over eight years both in national and international settings. She has given briefings related to gender and security to the United Nations Security Council, the U.S. State Department, USAID, the World Bank, OFDA, the Woodrow Wilson Center, and the U.S. Institute of Peace.

This event will be held from 1:00 - 2:00 PM on November 30 at FXB G11, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Lunch will be provided. All are welcome to attend.