PhD Defense Dr. Vernon Mochache Oyaro
Dr. Vernon Mochache Oyaro successfully defended his PhD Defense at Ghent University on September 29th 2020. He conducted an ethnographic study of the Digo community from Kwale, Kenya. "Our Voices Matter": The Role of Individuals, Families and Communities in Creating...
Link full thesis
For the first time, ICRH organised an online Public Doctoral defense.
Congratulations Dr. Mochache Oyaro!
Adolescent pregnancy & motherhood: Synergies between the developed and developing context
Dr. Sarah Johns (School of Anthropology and Conservation, University of Kent, UK) will give a public lecture on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 from 1-2pm at ICRH about her research to understand human reproductive timing and evolved sexual behaviour.
‘Women empower’ exhibition now available for schools, libraries and other organisations.
In March the photo exhibition “Women Empower” was launched at the University Hospital in Ghent. The exhibition ended, but can now be borrowed by libraries, schools and other organizations in Belgium. Besides a guarantee for the materials, borrowing the exhibition...
Support for Pumwani Maternity Hospital in Nairobi
Since 2010, Thea Van Rumst has been supporting the Pumwani Maternity Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, a hospital on the edge of the slums where yearly 30,000 women give birth in the most abominable circumstances. Every year she spends her holidays...