Dr. Olutoyin Mejiuni
Acting Director, Centre for Gender Studies, OAU

Director's Welcome Message

The Centre for Gender and Social Policy Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife is a Centre of Excellence for interdisciplinary study of Gender and Development issues. It was established in 1996 by the University to consolidate and expand its interests in national development, particularly as these relate to women and children, and sustainable development. Apart from its academic programmes, it serves as a resource centre to Government Institutions, NGOs, Corporate Bodies, and International Agencies.




Application for admission into 4 weeks Bespoke Residential Certificate Courses in Gender and Development
Centre For Gender & Social Policy Studies.
Call for Participation in the Centre for Gender CA-BW
2017 Walk Against Gender-Based Violence
Call for Papers: African Journal of Gender and Development
Centre For Gender & Social Policy Studies.

October 10 – November 10, 2016: Call for papers and submission of manuscripts for April Edition of AJGD
November 11 – December 11, 2016: Review of manuscripts and feedback to authors
December 12 – January 12, 2016: Revision of manuscripts by authors
January 13 – January 27, 2017: 2nd round of review and revisions
January 28 – February 11, 2017: Submission of final revised manuscripts