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2017 Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE) Conference on Gender Issues

April 26-29, 2017

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The overall objective is to explore and reflect on gender issues and on how best to redress them in the context of higher learning institutions in Africa with the aim of realizing the human rights and gender equality as speculated in various national and international instruments.

Call for Contributions

Authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help to shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts in all areas related to the themes of the conference and are invited to for presentation at the conference.

Special Journal Issues

Qualified conference papers will be published as special issues of the identified local and international journals, subject to peer review by competent experts. The identified internal journals include:

  • International Journal of Gender Studies in Developing Societies
  • International Journal of Gender & Women’s Studies
  • Gender and Education
  • Gender & Development
  • Gender & Society
  • Gender, Work & Organization
  • DUCE Journal of Education, Humanities and Science

Conference Proceedings

The post-conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index, and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The Book of Abstracts will be posted on the website of the Dar es Salaam Conference on Gender Issues (DCGI) and participants can download the book.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

DCGI offers the opportunity to become among sponsors and/or exhibitors of the conference. Sponsors/exhibitors will have the opportunity to reach a broad local and international audience and have their companies promoted in various ways. The registration for sponsors/exhibitors is possible between May 1, 2016 and March 30, 2017.

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  • Abstract Submission: August 30, 2016
  • Notice of acceptance: October 30, 2016
  • Final Paper/Poster Submission: December 30, 2016
  • Conference Registration: December 30, 2016
  • Early Bid Payment: January 30, 2017
  • Conference Date: April 26-29, 2017

For more information, please see the conference website.