EDYS Guest Speaker Nancy Kendall
Date: Monday, October 2nd, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 2 hours
Sponsored by: Education and Youth Studies, Political Science, CRIS, African Studies
Contact: Tracy Ehlers, firstname.lastname@example.org, 608-363-2325
"Are Girl Focused Education and Sexual Health Interventions Actually Dangerous for Girls?" This intriguing presentation will be presented by Nancy Kendall. Nancy Kendall's research examines the consequences of national and international policies and funding streams directed at improving marginalized children's, communities' and states' wellbeing. She is affiliated with the African Studies Program, Department of Gender and Women’s Studies, Development Studies Program, and Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Kendall has conducted extended research in Malawi, Mozambique, and the U.S., and has conducted short-term research in Colombia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Zimbabwe.