The AVG-Carhif is an archive and research centre specialized in women’s history.
The AVG realizes historical research, informs on current research in gender history and organizes activities to sensitize the general public on the subject of women’s history.
At the centre you can consult a vast collection of archives, books, magazines and pictures on women’s history and the history of the women’s movement in Belgium. Both women's organizations and private individuals can contact the AVG to make sure their archives will be kept under professional guardianship.
In 2015, Amazone
and the AVG
celebrate 20 years
. On Friday the 22 of May
, we open our doors: the ideal occasion to (re)discover the more than twenty organisations in the Amazone house. More information on the website of Amazone and on Facebook.
International workshop on juin 16 in Brussels: "Heroic jouneys? Networks of women scientists in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century". More information. Laura Nys (UGent) won the Johanna Naber Prize 2015 with her master thesis Liefde, lijden en verzet. Emotionele (tegen)praktijken in het Rijksopvoedingsgesticht voor lastige of weerspannige meisjes te Brugge (1927-1941). Lith Lefranc received an honourable mention. More information on the website of Atria.
- Students can now registers for the Inter University Master of Arts Program in Gender and Diversity 2015-2016. Professional Bachelors can take a one year preparatory course that gives direct access to the Master. More information on www.mastergenderendiversiteit.be/.
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