RESEARCH

Articles about research on issues concerning African countries

Research Nigeria : The Knowledge Society, Challenges of Doing Research in Africa

Research Summer Institute 2017, Institute for Advanced Studies, Ile-Ife, Nigeria The Knowledge Society and the challenge of doing research in Africa: Theoretic perspectives and methodological approaches. (x-posted from H-AfrArts)   Call for Applications The Institute for Advanced Studies plans to host a two-week summer programme on The Knowledge Society and the Challenges of Doing Research […]

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Free Resource – Writing a Funding Proposal Toolkit

At some time or other most of us working in the not for profit sector need to write a funding proposal for a project. Some time ago I needed to write a proposal and I came across this helpful toolkit on the Civicus site.

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Summer School : Ethnographic collections, aspects of research, preservation and conservation

Call for applications Summer School Ethnographic collections, aspects of research, preservation and conservation (x-posted from H-Announce) The Faculty of Design Sciences of the University of Antwerp, FARO, Etnocoll and the King Baudouin Foundation organise a second edition of this summer school. The intensive 8-day programme will focus on organic materials, particularly ethnographic artefacts, bringing together […]

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Public Service and Community Interpreting in Africa

PUBLIC SERVICE AND COMMUNITY INTERPRETING IN AFRICA On the 6 October 2017, the Institute of Multilingualism at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, will host a 1-day workshop organized by the Swiss Society for African Studies (www.sagw.ch/en/africa.html) and the Institute of Multilingualism (www.institute-multilingualism.ch). Linguistic diversity in African societies involves a wide range of translating and interpreting […]

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