Welcome

Welcome to the website of the Institute for Gender and Development Studies, St. Augustine Unit. Formerly known as the Centre for Gender and Development Studies, the IGDS has its origins in the work of the Women and Development Studies Group (WDSG) at The UWI. Our mission is to produce and disseminate knowledge on gender-related issues in the Caribbean in support of The UWI's Mission and to enhance Caribbean development. 

What we do

  • We offer disciplinary and interdisciplinary courses in Gender across faculties within The University of the West Indies at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • We initiate collaborative research projects that address the relationship of gender to all areas of society.
  • We pursue a program of outreach activities that includes seminars, workshops and networking events.

 

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Portal for

Caribbean Gender Research

 

 

 

 

RESEARCH

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PUBLICATIONS

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Caribbean Review of
Gender Studies


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IGDS ISSUU Collection

 

Documentation Centre

Download searcheable databases
of books, publications, readings,

VHS, DVDs and CDs in PDF format 
here.

PRESS MEDIA

 

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one on one
Interviews on current and topical issues ieTv - One on One

with Venon Ramesar

 

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IGDS Playlists

For recordings of lunchtime seminars, book launches, public forums, public lectures and more.

 

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Last updated June 2016