Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

PUBLIC CONFERENCE: Finance capital and the intervention in Libya: opposition to the African Currency


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The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is pleased to inform you of the Public Conference to be organized on Tuesday, 12 September 2017 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at its Headquarters (Avenue Cheikh Anta Diop X Canal IV, Dakar/Senegal). The Conference theme is the following "Financial capital and intervention in Libya: opposition to the African Currency".

The Keynote Speaker is Professor Horace CAMPBELL (Kwame NKRUMAH Chair of the African Studies Institute in Ghana). Dr. Ndongo Samba SYLLA (Rosa Luxemburg Foundation), Professors Vusi GUMEDE (Thabo Mbeki Institute for Leadership in Africa) and Abdou Salam FALL (IFAN / UCAD) will be the Respondents.

Other academics and activists who have expertise and relevant experiences related to the theme of the Conference are also invited.

This Public Conference will be held in the framework of the 2017 CODESRIA Democratic Governance Institute which has started on September 4, 2017 and will end up on September 15, 2017. About 15 young scholars from different African countries attend this Session.

On behalf of CODESRIA, I have the honor to invite you to take part in this Public Conference. Kindly find enclosed the draft programme, the bios of the speakers and the concept note of the Institute.


Prof. Ibrahim Oanda OGACHI
Senior Program Officer and Head of Training, and Grants and Fellowships Program

September 11 2017