The Impact of Sexual Identity Acquisition on Children and Young People's Views and Understandings of Sexual Violence, Power and Oppression in Ghanaian Society

Project Details


Awarded funds to undertake a project which seeks to foster collaboration between academics in the department of sociological studies at the University of Sheffield and the department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Cape Coast. Most of the activities that comprise this partnership (including capacity building workshops for early career and postgraduate students in both the UK and Ghana) centre on the development of a research study which aims to explore the development of sexual identities amongst children and young adults in Ghana and the implications for their understanding of gender roles, issues of power and oppression in relationships and sexual violence.

Alternative titleBritish Academy International Partnership and Mobility Scheme
Effective start/end date2/09/1331/08/16

Structured keywords

  • SPS Children and Families Research Centre


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