Nordic Africa Days 2018
This is a tentative programme. The full programme will be available early August.
|Wednesday 19 September|
Venue: The Nordic Africa Institute Library, Villavägen 6, Uppsala
|18:00||Welcome reception and mingle|
|Thursday 20 September|
|9:00||Panel session 1|
|10:45||Key Note 1: Kah Walla
Kah Walla, political leader, social activist and entrepreneur from Cameroon, is president of the Cameroon Gender and Development Network, and founder of Cameroon Ô’Bosso, a citizenship movement to help the grassroots organize to defend its interests.
|13:00||Panel session 2|
|14:30||Roundtable on the Mediterranean Crisis|
|15:30||Coffee break with Moroccan specialties
Compliments of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Sweden
|16:00||Panel session 3|
|17.30||Book launches, special events (tbc)|
|Friday 21 September|
|9:00||Panel session 4|
|11:00||Key Note 2: Francis Nyamnjoh
Francis Nyamnjoh, professor of anthropology at University of Cape Town, South Africa, has written extensively on issues as diverse as democratization, ethnicity and regionalism in Africa, globalization, and the role and place of the media in Africa.
|13:00||Panel session 5|
|14:30||Roundtable on Decolonisation and Social Media|
|16:00||Panel session 6 (tbc)|
|18:00||Film screening “Medan vi lever”
With opening address by Dani Kouyate, film director from Burkina Faso