Deadline: 1 April 2014 (iippe.org) The Crisis: Scholarship, Policies, Conflicts and Alternatives 16-18 September 2014 Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”, Naples, Italy The economic crisis that started in 2007 has become the deepest global contraction since the Great Depression, and the economic recovery has been the slowest and weakest on record. The costs of
Deadline: Friday, 18 October 2013 (28 – 30 January 2014, Nairobi, Kenya) INTERIGHTS aims to enforce human rights through law, providing protection and redress in particular regions and on issues of strategic focus. It has conducted extensive litigation before domestic, regional and international courts and tribunals including the African Commission on Human
The American Political Science Association (APSA) is pleased to announce a call for proposals from political scientists interested in serving as co-leaders for the 7th annual APSA Africa Workshop. This two-week political science workshop will take place in July 2014. Background Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the 2014 workshop is
One salient construct has received significant definition in most discourses on Africa: that of a continent perpetually in a state of transition. What, however, has received little attention is the supposed object of transition – that is, the transformation that transition promises. A cursory examination of rhetoric(s) of transformation on
Deadline: October 1, 2013 The Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor focusing on the anthropology of race and racialization—the processes, practices, and power relations that produce “race” as a social fact and a lived reality.
- Organisation : ICD AFRIQUE, (Autorisation N°12-02-2010*01283/MINT/DAGAT/DEL/AS) Intitulé du poste : Chargé de mission Coopération et Tourisme Durable à Dakar Secteur d’activité : Coopération Internationale, Tourisme Solidaire et Développement Local Lieu de travail : Région de Dakar principalement et autres régions du Sénégal PRESENTATION D’ICD-AFRIQUE ICD-Afrique est une ONG créée par des scientifiques, des enseignants et
Sixth South-South Institute Democractic Renewal Versus Neoliberalism: Towards Empowerment and Inclusion
Deadline: July 20, 2013 September, 25 - October, 3 - 2013Santiago De Chile The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO), the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and the International Development Economic Associates (IDEAs), are pleased to call for applications for participation in the Sixth South-South Institute
Our Continental Organisation has decided to initiate a new Review, “The African Union Herald”, whose first issue will be published, as a sign of the times, at the dawn of 2011, while we will be holding our very first Summit of the year with every hope of success. By initiating
Risk Interpretation and Action: Decision-making under conditions of uncertainty Deadline: 15 July 2013, 00.00hrs GMT The International Social Science Council (ISSC) calls for applications from outstanding early career social and other scientists around the world to become World Social Science Fellows  and to participate in an interdisciplinary World Social Science Seminar on Risk Interpretation and
Deadline: 12 pm 31 May 2013 1. Overview There is growing awareness on the African continent of the importance of gender equity in water resource management and the need for individual countries to ensure access to safe water sources in order to improve women’s lives and realise the gender Millennium Development Goals.