Upcoming events during 2017
Book displays in the NAI library (at 15.00): October 4, November 8, December 6.
Browse our recent titles. Have some coffee/tea and cake. Welcome!
- Fraud and courage in the Kenya Elections
Open seminar at the Nordic Africa Institute, Villavägen 6, Uppsala.
Francis Owakah, senior secturer in philosophy and human rights at the University of Nairobi, reflects on the campaign, procedure and aftermath of the elections in Kenya. With him to discuss this subject, and the preparations for the new presidential elections are Sirkku Hellsten and Anders Sjögren, senior researchers at the Nordic Africa Institute.
Open for all – no need to register in advance – welcome!
For more information, , where you can also sign up (optionally) and see who else is coming!
And the event will be broadcasted directlythrough Facebook Live. Take the opportunity to ask questions and interact!
- Globalizing minority rights
The Globalizing Minority Rights project aims to develop a cosmopolitan approach to the conceptualization, justification, and implementation of minority rights, and to test this theoretical framework on three case studies: minorities in the developing world, indigenous peoples, and refugees.
September 21, 10.00-17.00: Workshop for invited participants only
September 22, 10.30- 12.30: Open session for all - welcome!
Venue: the Nordic Africa Institute, Protea conference room, Villavägen 6, Uppsala
The Globalizing Minority Rights (GMR) is an international interdisciplinary research project funded by The Research Council of Norway (NFR 259017), SAMKUL Program (2016-2020). Led by Sirkku Hellsten, senior researcher at the Nordic Africa Insitute.
- African security and unbridled militarization
Workshop at the Nordic Africa Institute, on new approaches to African peace and security governance. For invited participants only.