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The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Institute for Gender and Development Studies: Nita Barrow Unit

Welcome

The Institute for Gender and Development Studies: Nita Barrow Unit (IGDS: NBU) is a dynamic unit within the University of the West Indies (UWI) engaged in a programme of teaching, research and outreach on women and gender issues in Caribbean society. IGDS Cave Hill uses gender analysis to investigate material and ideological relations of gender affecting Caribbean women and men. It is particularly concerned that there are institutionalised gender inequalities for women.  It seeks to expose and transform these to create a more just society. Read more » 

What's New

1/14/2015
IGDS: NBU will be taking part in Research Week through a range of activities. These include a regional economic consultation, graduate symposium and open day. Join us between February 23-26 to discover more about our research, outreach and engagement.

Institute for Gender and Development Studies: Nita Barrow Unit
Telephone: (246) 417-4490-93 Fax: (246) 424-3822 Email: gender@cavehill.uwi.edu