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Durham University

Ustinov College

2020 Conference Schedule

27 June 2020 – Conference Keynote Presentations and General Papers

TIME

MINS.

SPEAKER

PRESENTATION TITLE

09:45 – 10:00

15

Conference Registration

10:00 – 10:10

10

Sarah Prescott

Ustinov College

Opening Remarks

10:10 – 10:55

45

Dr Elham Amini

Durham University

Keynote Address: Medicalisation, menopausal time and narratives of loss: Iranian Muslim women negotiating gender, sexuality and menopause in Tehran and Karaj

10:55 – 11:10

15

Dr Elham Amini

Durham University

Q&A

11:10 – 11:25

15

Break

11:25 – 11:40

15

Halima Akhter

Durham University

Mental Wellbeing: Understanding the Causes and Impacts of Mental Stress among Bangladeshi Female Students

11:40 – 11:55

15

Noor-E-Afroz Promei

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

Sexual and Reproductive Health: Experiences of Women in Rajnagar of Sylhet, Bangladesh

11:55 – 12:05

10

Q&A with presenters

12:05 – 12:30

25

Break

12:30 – 12:45

15

Phoebe Coles

Durham University

Covid-19: How global health emergencies affect women’s rights

12:45 – 13:00

15

Caterina Milo

Durham University

Abortion and informed consent in the age of Covid-19

13:00 – 13:10

10

Q&A with presenters

13:10 – 13:25

15

Zoe Tongue

Durham University

Recognising a Human Right to Abortion: A Reproductive Justice Approach

13:25 – 13:40

15

Anjuman Tanha

London School fof Economics and Political Science

Can women’s empowerment be addressed by simply "adding" women to existing development programmes?

13:40 – 13:50

10

Q&A with presenters

13:50 – 14:00

10

UAC Team

Closing Remarks

The programme for the 2020 Ustinov Annual Conference will be announced in due course. Please check this page for updates.