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12 March 2018

Gender in Rural Entrepreneurship

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Apply to this PhD course and gain various gender perspectives on rural entrepreneurship! PhD level students from Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) enrolled in doctoral studies related to gender, rural entrepreneurship, or other relevant areas of study are welcome to apply.

You will learn different perspectives on gender and rural entrepreneurship, including what ontological and epistemological approaches they have. Through lectures, group exercises, literature review, and on the ground field study, the course aims to increase knowledge and competence around both the theory and practice of gender and rural entrepreneurship in SSA.

Applications must include:

1) A one page CV/Resume, including a short motivation on why you wish to participate in the course, 2) support letter from main supervisor and 3) evidence of institutional affiliation.

Please send completed applications to:

Deadline for applications: February 12th, 2018 (Incomplete applications will not be accepted).


From 12 March 2018 to 16 March 2018

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