Gender Inclusive Urban Spaces

INDIA, Chennai

Gender Inclusive Urban Spaces: Issues and Questions

India, Chennai

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences In collaboration with:
Rima Mathew (media activist) and Benoy Peter, Centre for Migration and Inclusive Development (CMID)

This MOOC addresses the question of unbalanced and inequitable urbanisation in the Global South.
Participants of this MOOC will delve into conceptual questions concerning gender inclusivity in cities and the relations between urban infrastructure and exclusionary practices. They will be confronted with voices and narratives that are often sidelined in the urban planning process and develop an intersectional understanding of urbanisation mechanisms and processes.

SDG#11 Target:

MOOC Open Access

Hosting platform: SWAYAM
Status: in review process, currently in a test phase on the SWAYAM platform

Lead Partner


Rima Mathew
Benoy Peter