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

N 17

October 9 2015

Editorial

It’s time again to serve you our monthly tonic of the CODESRIA Newsletter. It is a typical case of “Durban here we come” as CODESRIA anchored on three great events in the city. The world Social Science Forum has just ended its conference in Durban South Africa with more than a thousand participants attending from 84 different countries. Here we provide you...

October 9 2015

To read more about the World Social Science Forum see the following links

http://www.aps.sn/actualites/article/plus-de-1000-participants-au-3eme-forum-mondial-sur-les-sciences-sociales-a-durban http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/dd7d948049d5f08c8f5defc59f56a7b6/Science-should-address-poverty-and-inequality:-Pandor-20151309

October 9 2015

Institute on "Inequality and Social Justice: Southern Perspectives"

Durban, South Africa from 11 to 18 September 2015. The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), in collaboration with the University of KwaZulu Natal in Durban, South Africa, organised the 8th South-South Institute on "Inequality and Social Justice: Perspectives from the South. " This meeting, which took place...

October 9 2015

Economic Justice Institute: Economic Justice in Africa: Globalization, the State and the Civil Society

CODESRIA has organized an Institute on Economic Justice in Africa. The Institute, which was organized in collaboration with OSISA, was held 7-18 September 2015, during the World Social Science Forum which took place Durban, South Africa, on the theme "Transforming international relations for a just world." More than thirty researchers and scholars from...

October 9 2015

Petite enfance

Dans le cadre de l’institut sur l’Enfance et la Jeunesse qui s’est tenu du 14 au 23 septembre 2015 dans les locaux du CODESRIA une table ronde a été organisée sur les perspectives africaines en matière d’éducation et de protection de l’enfant organisée à l’Ucad 2 le lundi 21 Septembre 2015....

October 9 2015

CODESRIA has a new Deputy executive secretary

Professor Sozinho Francisco Matsinhe hails from Mozambique where his carreer in Lingustics started at Eduardo Mondlane University. He proceeded for further studies at the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and later went to the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, to obtain a PhD in Linguistics with special reference...

October 9 2015

Book Review: The Place of Work in African Childhoods By Dr. Pape Chérif Bertrand Bassène

Michael Bourdillon and Georges Mulumbwa (Eds.), The Place of Work in African Childhoods. Dakar, CODESRIA, 2014, 240 p. "The Place of Work in African Childhoods" is a collective work edited by Professor emeritus Michael Bourdillon and Georges Mulumbwa. This volume arises from the Child and Youth Studies Institute in Dakar in September 2010, it...

October 9 2015