Abstract Submission Process

We welcome research that brings gender and intersectionality lenses to micro and macro topics, local, regional, and global. We also welcome papers, posters, and panel presentations exploring the links between theory and practice and a range of inquiries on women's and gender issues. Presentations with an interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approach are highly valued. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is on 13 September 2024. Please be informed that the submitted abstracts shall undergo a blind review process.

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Abstracts may be submitted through this portal.

The maximum number of words required for the abstract is 150 words. Abstract review is through a blind process. 

Important Dates to Remember:

Deadline of Abstract Submission: 13 Sept 2024

Announcement of Accepted Abstracts: 4 Oct 2024

Early Bird Registration: 1-30 Sep 2024

Regular Registration: 1-31 Oct 2024

About WSAP

The Women’s and Gender Studies Association of the Philippines (WSAP) is a professional association of individuals and institutions promoting women’s and gender studies. It was established in 1987 as the Women’s Studies Consortium, involved practitioners and advocates of women's and gender studies from seven Metro Manila colleges and universities namely: University of the Philippines, Miriam College, Ateneo de Manila University, De La Salle University, St. Scholastica's College, Philippine Normal University, and Philippine Women's University. The network was recognized on a national level with its official registration as the Women’s Studies Association of the Philippines in 1992. In 2016, it was officially introduced as the Women’s and Gender Studies Association of the Philippines.

WSAP aims to introduce and strengthen women’s and gender studies in Philippine education, generate knowledge and expertise on the promotion of gender equality and women empowerment, conduct training and develop curriculum and instructional resources, and create a network of Philippine scholars in women’s and gender studies, both locally and globally.

The main office of the organization is based at the University of the Philippines Center for Women’s and Gender Studies (UPCWGS) within the University of the Philippines Diliman campus in Quezon City. Its officers and members, both previous and current, are updated and reached out through its official Facebook page and website.

WSAP is a member of the Philippine Social Sciences Council (PSSC). WSAP National Conference 2022 was recognized and endorsed by the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC).

Contact Us

Main Office: UP Center for Women's and Gender Studies

Address: Magsaysay Avenue corner Ylanan Street, UP Diliman, Quezon City

Contact Number: 0920 604 1799 (Viber only)

Email Address: secretariat@wsapph.com