The Nordic Africa Institute


The Impact of COVID-19 on Africa/European Union (EU) Migration

Time • 26 Jun 2020 14:00 - 15:00
Place • Zoom Platform

This webinar on Africa/EU Migration is the second of a two-part series hosted jointly by The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation External link, opens in new window. (IPATC) and The Nordic Africa Institute (NAI),

The webinar will be attended by African and European policymakers, scholars, and civil society activists. The main outcome of both meetings is to help develop concrete and constructive policy approaches to managing Africa/EU migration amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

Watch the recorded webinar here:

Main speakers

  • Dr. Joy Kategekwa, Strategic Advisor to the Regional Director and Assistant Secretary-General at the Regional Bureau for Africa for the UN Development Programme in New York City.
  • Ms. Anna Knoll, the Head of the Migration Programme at the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) in Maastricht, the Netherlands.


  • Dr. Jesper Bjarnesen, Senior Researcher at the Nordic Africa Institute.

GDPR and our Integrity Policy

This event may be photographed and/or filmed, due to our public service mission. Please inform us if you object to this.