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Mandate of CEGRAD


The mandate of CEGRAD includes to:

  • operate as a Research, Advocacy and Documentation focal point on Gender and Women Studies
  • ensure adherence to gender sensitivity in the university wide policy and programmes
  • support faculties, schools and institutes to engender their taught programmes and teaching approaches
  • offer a framework for monitoring adherence to gender sensitivity in policymaking and for feedback on effort at promoting gender equality at UCC 
  • facilitate the protection of women’s rights and the promotion of gender equity at UCC and beyond
  • coordinate relations within and beyond UCC for the promotion of gender interests