Research

CGS RESEARCH PROJECTS
1. Engaging Teachers in Peacebuilding in Post-conflict Contexts. A project involving University of Sussex -UK, University of Bristol - UK, Cape Peninsula University of Technology – SA & University of Rwanda
2. Exploring gendered patterns of participation at higher education and success in STEM and beyond. Participating in this research project as a member of EGHE (Examining Gender in Higher Education} Network - A UK-African Countries Network
3. Women’s Economic Empowerment through Faith-Based Programs in Post-genocide Rwanda. A research project involving scholars from universities in the US, South Africa and the University of Rwanda

Staff:
1- Team research project:
Compromised property rights? Women living in polygamous or informal unions in Rwanda funded by SIDA, Ordinary Research Grant (ORG)
2- Small group research projects:
• Gender analysis of research involvement at Higher learning institutions in Rwanda: Looking back and thinking ahead. A case study of University of Rwanda-College of Education, funded by USAID
• Teenage motherhood and the right to education: Experiences of teenage mother school dropouts in Rwanda, funded by USAID
• The Role of Single Fathers in the Education of their Children: Case study of Gasabo District, Rwanda, funded by USAID
3- Different individual projects in the field of Gender, Development, Education, Anthropology and Social Sciences

STUDENTS RESEARCH
In order to obtain their Master in Gender and Development, our students have to carry out their research at the end of the coursework. The students’ research are in the field of gender and education, health, transitional justice, tourism, IT and development among others.

Students' abstract