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Elearning from us

We design and deliver our own elearning courses and resources. These are targeted at gender professionals and those with responsibilities for working through a gender lens and designed to be most timely and relevant for people in Nigeria.

Current course

Registration for our May ‘Gender Stereotypes: How Can We Move Beyond Stereotyping?’ course has now ended. To find out if and when future courses run, follow us on Twitter or Facebook. If you have already registered for this session, you can log-in to start the course.


About this course:

This e-learning course will help participants to interrogate gender stereotypes – their origin and roots, their prevalence, their power, their impact, their intransigence. They will develop the skills to identify and critically assess gender stereotypes and their impacts, as they go about their life and work. Participants will learn how gender stereotypes are subject to change and become familiar with specific actions to dismantle them, inspired by practice to date from Nigeria and other countries across Africa and elsewhere.

Previous e-learning courses

Since September 2014 we have delivered the following e-learning course sessions

  • Gender-sensitive Governance – what does it look like and how can we work towards it?’ (Sep 14, Nov 14, Feb 15, Apr 16, Jun 16)
  • ‘Gender Stereotypes – How Can We Move Beyond Stereotyping?’ (Jun 15, Dec 15, Feb 16, May 17)
  • Engaging Men for Gender Equality – why and how should we do it?’ (Aug 16, Oct 16, Feb 17)

Over this period, over 9,000 registrants have signed up and nearly 3,000 certificates have been sent to completers. In post-course surveys 97% of participants said they have gained new understandings or perspectives on the issues tackled, and 95% said courses have either met or exceeded their expectations in terms of supporting them around key professional tasks.