Past Event

Backlash against gender justice globally: What does it mean for development?

13 June 2023 13:00–14:30

Institute of Development Studies Convening Space and Zoom

The IDS-led Countering Backlash programme has organised panel debate where the chair will engage a panel of international experts in a topical discussion on questions for development arising from a swell of anti-gender backlash across the world: ‘What is it?’, ‘How should development adapt?’ etc. The audience will be invited to ask questions and take part.

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  • Hoda el Sadda, Cairo University – TBC
  • Anne Marie Goetz, New York University
  • Bafana Khumalo, Sonke Gender Justice
  • Ida Petterson, Sida



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