Woman Activism and Politics in Sweden and India

Papers are invited for a Conference on ‘Women Activism and Politics in Sweden and India’ to be held on 20th  & 21s June, 2016 at Karlstad University, Sweden. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Karlstad University, in collaboration with the Malaviya Centre for Peace Research, Banaras Hindu University, as a part of a series of conferences to be held in Sweden and India.

We welcome 200 words abstracts for a 20-minute presentation on the intersecting relationship between Gender, Activism and Politics in Sweden and India.  Papers are welcome on either country’s experience. Comparative papers between the two countries or in one country and another country are welcome too.

Topics may include but are not limited to the following: Peace, Development,
Health, Environment, Inclusion, Equality and Social movements.

When? 20th and 21st June 2016
Where? Karlstad university

Lead speakers: Drude Dahlerup,  Victoria Kawesa, Linnea Engström, Swati Pal, Shruti Nagvanshi and Shweta Singh.

Click here for the programme