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2016 / 2017

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26 Apr 2017 1:00pm - 27 Apr 2017 5:00pm Workshop: Workshop: ‘Social Media in Africa: Beyond the hashtag’
Hosted by: Dr Maggie Swyer # UoE; Hosted by: Dr Tom Molony # UoE
Room 2.14 Appleton Tower, Chrichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE
9 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Screening: Cinema and Social Justice in Zimbabwe, Agnieszka Piotrowska, Film Screening and Book Talk
- Please choose: TBC # TBC
Godfrey Thomson Hall, Thomson’s Land, Holyrood Road, EH8 8AQ
24 Feb 2017 8:30am - 7:00pm Workshop: The Arusha Declaration @50
Hosted by: Centre of African Studies and the Global and Transnational History Research Group # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building
10 Jan 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm Conference: Africa in 2017: Prospects & Forecasts
- Please choose: TBC # TBC
GF.14 Auditorium, Business School, University of Edinburgh, 29 Buccleuch Place, EH8 9JS
14 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Challenges of UNHCR in the UK and the World
Speaker: Gonzalo Vargas Llosa # UNHCR
Hugh Robson Lecture Theatre
14 Nov 2016 12:00pm - 2:00pm Conversations: Lunchtime dialogue UNHCR
Speaker: Gonzalo Cargas Llosa # UNHCR
6th Floor Staff Room
2 Nov 2016 7:15pm - 9:00pm Screening: Africa in Motion film - 'No land, No Food, No Life'
Hosted by: Dr Jean-Benoit Falisse # CAS
G04, 50 George Square
2 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Book Launch - How Change Happens (and How to Make it Happen)
Speaker: Dr Duncan Green # Oxfam
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2
28 Oct 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Screening: Africa in Motion film screening
Speaker: Dr Raquel Ribeiro # AIM; Introduced by: Dr Jean-Benoit Falisse # CAS
G04, 50 George Sq
28 Oct 2016 12:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Tricontinentalism/Pan-Africanism symposium
Speaker: Dr Raquel Ribeiro # TBC; Introduced by: Dr Jean-Benoit Falisse # CAS
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Practice Suite 1st floor
27 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 3:00pm Lecture: The Mayor of Mogadishu
Speaker: Andrew Harding # BBC; Hosted by: Pete Kingsley # Centre of African Studies
50 George Sq Lecture Theatre
7 Oct 2016 4:00pm - 6:30pm Social: Wine-tasting fundraising event in aid of Centre of African Studies Master Scholarship fund
Hosted by: Professor Paul Nugent # Centre of African Studies; - Please choose: TBC # TBC
Evolution Boardroom, Evolution House
7 Oct 2016 12:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Africa Week 2016 - Debate
Introduced by: Dr Ola Uduku # ESALA; Speaker: Dr Francisca Mutapi (Chair) # Inst of Immunology and Infection Res
Chrystal Macmillan Building, 6th floor Common Room
5 Oct 2016 5:30pm - 9:00pm Screening: Africa Week 2016 Film Screening - Onye Ozi
Introduced by: Alex Bud # UoE
Chrystal Macmillan Building, 6th Floor
3 Oct 2016 5:30pm - 9:30pm Screening: Africa Week 2016 Film Screening - Paradise:Love
Introduced by: Laura Martin # CAS
Chrystal Macmillan Building, 6th Floor Common Room
3 Oct 2016 12:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Africa Week 2016 Seminar
Introduced by: Dr Ola Uduku (moderator) # Africa Dean
Chrystal Macmillan Building, 6th Floor Common Room
3 Oct 2016 12:00pm - 8 Oct 2016 12:00pm Social: AFRICA WEEK 2016 - Events Programme
Introduced by: Dr Ola Uduku # Africa Dean; Introduced by: Dr Barbara Bompani # Director, CAS; Introduced by: Dr Colin Pritchard # Global Development Academy
Various venues Edinburgh
26 Sep 2016 6:00pm - 9:00pm Screening: African Film Night
Hosted by: Dr Barbara Bompani # Director, Centre of African Studies; Introduced by: Laura Martin # Centre of African Studies
6th Floor Common Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
21 Aug 2016 5:45pm - 6:45pm Social: Edinburgh International Book Festival
Speaker: Bidisha # Journalist and Writer; Speaker: Lucy Popescu # Author; Speaker: Ahmed Al-Malik # Author; Speaker: Ben Rawlence # Author
Garden Theatre, Edinburgh International Book Festival
Edinburgh Students