EVENTS

UPCOMING:

September 7, 2018: 5th Urbanization and Poverty Reduction Research Conference

September 25, 2018: Book Talk: “Africanistan: Development or Jihad?”

 


PAST EVENTS:

May 23, 2018: How to Rig an Election: Talk & U.S. Book Launch

May 8, 2018: World Without Borders: “And Women Rise”

April 30, 2018: Beautiful Africa: East to West (Photo Exhibit Reception by Photographer Johnette Iris Stubbs)

April 25, 2018: FGM/C in Sudan with Dr. Samira Amin

Apr. 19, 2018: “When Elephants Fight” Film Screening

April 19, 2018: Foreign Aid in Africa with Hervé Berville, Deputy French National Assembly

Apr. 4, 2018: Book Launch: Money for Votes: The Causes and Consequences of Electoral Clientelism in Africa, by Professor Eric Kramon

Mar. 30, 2018: Does Stakeholder Engagement Benefit Communities? The Case of Oil in Western Uganda

Mar. 29, 2018: Africa Speaker Series: Grounding Global Health Work in African Knowledge: Lessons Learned

Mar. 27, 2018: A Resilient Africa and the Role of Higher Education Institutions

Mar. 22, 2018: Nelson Mandela: The Aristocrat and the Revolution – A Historical Biography

Mar. 9, 2018: A Conversation with Kennedy Odede, CEO of SHOFCO

Mar. 8, 2018: International Women’s Day Celebration at Howard University, featuring Feminist Scholar Amina Mama

Feb. 15, 2018: Africa Speaker Series: Sub-Saharan Africa-Latin America in New South-South Relations

Feb. 14, 2018: IAfS Black History Month Celebration – Film Screening

Feb. 1, 2018: #TheConversation – Fostering Unity in the African Diaspora

Jan. 30, 2018: Towards an ‘Inclusive’ Agriculture-Driven Prosperity for Africa: The Potential, Promise and Challenges in Deploying a Gender Lens

Jan. 24, 2018: The Outcast Majority: War, Development, and Youth in Africa

Dec. 14, 2017: A Conversation with Zimbabwe’s MDC Alliance

Nov. 28, 2017: Strengthen Partnerships in Africa, Featuring Ambassador Yamamoto

Nov. 27, 2017: From the Margins to the Mainstream: Burundian Women’s Launch into Formal Politics from the Arusha Peace Talks (2000-2005)

Nov. 16, 2017: A Talk with H.E., Moussa Faki Mahamat, African Union Commission Chair

Nov. 14, 2017: A Conversation with Former Congressman Dellums

Nov. 7-8, 2017: Transnational Networks in Post-Conflict Stabilization and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Nov. 6, 2017: Working with the Interagency: Your Role

Oct. 28-29, 2017: 6th Annual International Symposium on Women & Genocide: The Case of Darfur

Oct. 26, 2017: African Leadership & Gender: Tanzania

Oct. 23, 2017: The Role of Liberalism in Africa

Oct. 13, 2017: Barclays African Group Financial Markets Index

Oct. 12, 2017: Women Feed the World: Perspectives from a Nigerian Female Small-scale Farmer

Sept. 28, 2017: Education and Economic Empowerment in South Sudan

Sept. 28, 2017: “Go Africa” Workshop

Sept. 18-22, 2017: Constituency for Africa (CFA) Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series

Apr. 26, 2017: A “Fireside Chat” with Ambassador Liberata Mulamula

Apr. 20-21, 2017: Remembering Biafra 

Apr. 5, 2017: The Containment Chronotrope with Loren Landau

Mar. 28, 2017: Political Transition in Africa II: Contemporary Perspectives

Mar. 9, 2017: Political Transition in Africa I: Historical Perspectives

Feb. 27, 2017: Black History Month Discussion: Soul Jackets with Tanisha Ford

Feb. 23, 2017: Book Discussion: Evaluating Transitional Justice in Sierra Leone

Feb. 17, 2017: The New Green Revolution for Africa and Female Farmers

Feb. 16, 2017: Book Discussion: Love, Money and HIV with Dr. Sanyu Mojala

Feb. 14, 2017: Book Discussion: Warfare in Central Africa with Ledio Cakaj