IWSL Work with Public Sector Universities of Pakistan

In order to strengthen the supportive relationship and to enable public sector university programs to benefit from the resources and facilities offered by the IWSL, it undertook a comprehensive program from 2003 to 2006. This initially focused on the Universities of Jamshoro; Peshawar and Balouchistan but at the request of other universities, it included Karachi University; Fatima Jinnah and BZU.

Sr #

Title 

Date

Number of participants

1.

Three days workshop at the institute of women’s studies, Lahore, on “Sharing of experiences of teaching women’s studies at post graduate level in Pakistan, including discussions on curriculum development and to provide a forum for possible continued interactions”

4 – 6 February, 2005

27

2.

Three days workshop at institute of Women’s Studies, Lahore, on: “Feminist Research Methodologies”

21 – 23 October, 2005

 

19

3.

Five days short course at institute of Women’s Studies Lahore, on “Curriculum Development for Women’s studies”

27 – 31 January, 2006

19

4.

Five days short course at institute of Women’s Studies Lahore, on “Curriculum Development for Women’s Studies”

11 – 15 February, 2006

15

5.

3 days course at IWSL on “Assessment of IWSL and Future Directions” by IWSL Faculty

3 – 5 March, 2006

15

6.

Two days workshop at institute of Women’s Studies Lahore, on Curriculum Development in Women’s Studies at Postgraduate Level in National Universities in Pakistan

6 – 7 March, 2006

34

This intensive program included university wide orientations; taught course for faculty on aspects of Women’s Studies; courses on research methodologies and research skills; on the uses of library and archival material; and on curriculum development.

  • The total number of courses with public sector universities is 6 attended by 129 participants.