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Job Vacancy – Arnold‐Bergstraesser‐Institut

Job Vacancy - Researcher The Arnold Bergstraesser Institute at the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg is seeking to fill the position of Researcher (Salary Level TVL 13/75%) Patterns of (Forced) Migration in the Middle East and North Africa / Sahel Zone The successful candidate is expected to start by the 1st April 2018 and will…
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Conference on Digitalisation in Africa

Digitalisation in Africa: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Technology, Development and Justice 26 and 27 September 2018, Tübingen, Germany We are pleased to announce the upcoming international conference “Digitalisation in Africa: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Technology, Development, and Justice”, which will take place on 26 and 27 September 2018 at the International Centre for Ethics in the Sciences…
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3 PhD scholarships- “Entangled Temporalities in the Global South”

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS The PhD programme “Entangled Temporalities in the Global South”offers 3 PhD scholarships for 3 years The PhD programme focuses upon temporality as one of the central categories upon which social and cultural difference is constructed. Within the context of a trans-regional approach to Global South studies, the PhD programme explores the way…
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African Connections – Call for Papers closed

[caption id="attachment_3469" align="alignleft" width="150"] African Connections Leipzig[/caption] 'African Connections' is the 2018 conference theme of the African Studies Association in Germany (VAD e.V.). We received proposals for contributions to more than 60 panels! Call for papers closed. Please check 'African Connections' for accepted papers  
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Destination Africa

Destination Africa Contemporary Africa as a global meeting point Leiden, 22-23 March 2018 AEGIS CRG ‘Africa in the World Rethinking Africa’s Global Connections’ We live in an era of rising anxiety in Europe over African immigration, fuelled by media images and politicians talking of a ‘tsunami’ of migrants from Africa ‘invading’ Europe, chasing ‘our’ wealth…
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