Ines Keygnaert

Ines Keygnaert

Department of Uro-gynaecology
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

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Phone: +32 9 332 35 64

Research themes: Health care | Wellbeing & Health | Policy & Law | People 'on the move'

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Ines Keygnaert obtained her PhD in Medicine on sexual violence and health in refugees, asylum seekers and undocumented migrants. At ICRH, Ines is the team leader of the “Priority Team” which heads the research lines on sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV), harmful cultural practices, migrant sexual and reproductive health and gender in adolescent health. Since 2006, Ines has been coordinating different research projects on those topics and developed numerous practical guidance for policies, interventions, tools and training manuals. Furthermore, Ines is an acknowledged expert on sexual violence and migrant health, having provided several consultancies for leading global health organisations, as WHO and UNFPA and several governments. She teaches in migrant mother & child health and sexual violence and is the founder of EN-HERA! The European Network for Sexual Health Promotion of Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Undocumented Migrants in Europe and beyond.


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