We are very grateful to UK Aid, DAI and W4H DFID program for providing financial and technical support to the Centre for Gender Studies Bayero University Kano in establishing the Human Resource for Health Learning Hub.

The Centre cannot express enough thanks to Professor Aisha Abdul Ismail (Former Director CGS, HRH Learning Hub) for her dedication, diligence and unconditional support in ensuring the initial set up and establishment of the Learning Hub.

We equally wish to express our sincere gratitude to many people who have influenced the shape and dimension of the Centre and supported us through this journey. We would like to thank each and every one of the following former Steering Committee members for their effort and immense contributions:

Dr Maikano Madaki
Department of Sociology /Centre for Gender Studies, BUK
Former Deputy Director Training, Teaching and Research


Dr Amina Muhammed Lawan
Department of Mathematical Sciences/ Centre for Gender Studies, BUK 
Former Deputy Director Research, Teaching and Research

We also welcome on board the new management of the Centre for Gender Studies Bayero University Kano.

Professor Hassana Sani Darma

Department of Special Education /Centre for Gender Studies, BUK, Director.

Dr. Safiya Ahmad Nuhu

Department of International Law and Jurisprudence Faculty of Law/ Centre for Gender Studies, BUK, Deputy Director I.


Dr. Aminu Muhammad Dukku

Department of Sociology / Centre for Gender Studies, BUK, Deputy Director II.


Since its inception in 2012, the program has trained more than 6,600 women.