Women, War, Diaspora and Learning - Research Resources
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This project is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada/Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines du Canada.
  Last updated on May 17, 2007    
This website is one of the ways to disseminate resources, literature reviews, and theoretical developments that emerge from a research project, War, Diaspora and Learning: Kurdish Women in Canada, Britain and Sweden,”, "Role of Women's Organizations in Post-War Reconstructions: Diaspora-homeland Relations in the Kurdish "Safe Haven," 1991-2003" and Children of War: Citizenship Education and the Practice of Democratic Principles led by Shahrzad Mojab of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto.

The site features bibliographies, with selected annotations on:

This site is of interest to academics and activists in the area of women’s studies, Middle East studies, as well as social services and immigration policy studies, the site also includes articles, resources, and links to sites on refugee and asylum issues, and sites related to Women's Human Rights organizations.

April 6th-7th, 2006

Please Click Here for the Conference Program

Please Click Here for Information on The Ghost, video presentation

*New* Please Click Here for Photos from the Conference


Rah'peymaee Mariwan (1979) Photo 1 Photo 2


Principal Investigator:
Shahrzad Mojab
Professor, Ph.D. (Illinois)

Department of Adult Education and Counselling Psychology

Past-Director, Women and Gender Studies Institute, University of Toronto

Past-President, Canadian Association for the Studies of Adult Education


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