Sylvia Tamale is a leading African feminist who teaches Law at Makerere University in Uganda. Her research interests include: Gender, Law & Sexuality; Feminist Jurisprudence; and Women and Politics in Africa.
Sylvia Tamale is the founding member of the Law, Gender and Sexuality Research Centre at Makerere. She has won several awards for defending the human rights of marginalized groups.
For complex challenges an interdisciplinary synthesis can be more important and more relevant than technical and disciplinary expertise. Global problems require an international synthesis.