Gulu University (GU), Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS)

Imagining Gender Futures in Uganda – IMAGENU

Research project IMAGENU will provide new perspectives on gender and futures in Uganda by placing marriage and its decline in focus, showing how this fundamental gender relation implicates livelihoods, health, education and people’s future imaginations. It will inves ... First-year report: All researchers have discussed objectives and methodologies for studying gender and partnership. In 2019 fieldwork was started by the researchers in their respective fields in northern and eastern Uganda. This includes intervi ...
Period: 2018-10-1 to 2022-09-30 Countries: Uganda Lead institution: Aarhus University (AU), Department of Anthropology Partner institutions: Gulu University (GU), Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS) University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Department of Anthropology Project code: 17-07-AU Total grant: 9,997,626 DKK
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Governing Transition in Northern Uganda: Trust and Land

Research project After decades of war and dislocation to IDP camps, people in Northern Uganda have now returned home. The transition is marred by a pervasive legacy of mistrust in institutions of governance, linked to camp experiences and conflict. This is particula ... Project completion report: Land disputes after the armed conflicts are of various kinds. Disputes between neighbours and kin are rampant in areas where people are resettling after displacement. Some of these tensions play out in relation to g ...
Period: 2012-12-31 to 2018-12-30 Countries: Uganda Lead institutions: Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Gulu University (GU), Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS) University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Department of Anthropology Project code: 12-056AU Total grant: 10,085,188 DKK
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