African Studies

African studies is the study of Africa, especially the continent's cultures and societies (as opposed to its geology, geography, zoology, etc.). The field includes the study of Africa's history (Pre-colonial, colonial, post-colonial), demography (ethnic groups), culture, politics, economy, languages, and religion (Islam, Christianity, traditional religions). A specialist in African studies is often referred to as an "africanist". A key focus of the discipline is to interrogate epistemological approaches, theories and methods in traditional disciplines using a critical lens that inserts African-centred ways of knowing and references. Africanists argue that there is a need to "deexoticize" Africa and banalise it, rather …

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12 — Human Security

IPCC · 3 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

In: Sudan’s civil war. Journal of Eastern African Studies, 4(3), 381-399. Climate Change and Migration


JUSTICE FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS:

IDLO · 29 June 2021 English

She has held senior positions in the Executive Office of the Secretary-General, the Office of the Administrator of UNDP, and the Department of Political and Security Council Affairs. [...] Beagle …

received her degree in Comparative Literature and African Studies from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.


⋄ CODESRIA Bulletin Online, No. 18, June 2021 - The Struggle to …

CODESRIA · 25 June 2021 English

Few would see of the Black Folk, Du Bois said that cutting into the necessary con- The Birth of Pan-Africanism that the ‘problem of the Twentieth sumption of the ‘native’ crippled Century is the problem

struggles of the working people. Conference on African Studies, on Colonialism, Pinkham, J. This is the task


Final report Formalising artisanal and small-scale mining in Mozambique - Concerns, priorities,

IGC · 23 June 2021 English

The purpose of the baseline was to map the organizational structures (production, processing and marketing) of ASM, to identify constraints and problems affecting the sector’s development, to assess its impacts …

in Central Zimbabwe’, Journal of Southern African Studies 39(4): 921-936. McMahon, G. (2011) ‘The World in Central Mozambique', Journal of Southern African Studies 41(4), pp. 869-885. World Bank. (1992) ‘A Strategy


НАЦИОНАЛЬНЫЙ ИССЛЕДОВАТЕЛЬСКИЙ ИНСТИТУТ МИРОВОЙ ЭКОНОМИКИ И МЕЖДУНАРОДНЫХ ОТНОШЕНИЙ имени Е.М.ПРИМАКОВА

IMEMO · 21 June 2021 Russian

His conclusions point at the growing securitization and geopoliticization of the technological agenda that manifest themselves in the rise of technonationalism, the policies of digital sovereignty, and the escalation of …

Associate Professor at the Department of Asian and African Studies, the School of International Relations, and


IGU COMMISSION ON AFRICAN STUDIES ANNUAL REPORT: 2019-2020 A. INTRODUCTION The IGU …

IGU · 21 June 2021 English

Chairperson of the IGU Commission on African Studies during the inaugural launch of the Commission on May 17, 2018, University of Namibia, Republic of Namibia Professor Kenneth Matengu, Pro-Vice Chancellor: address by the Chair of the IGU Commission on African Studies, Dr Inocent Moyo. [...] FUNDRAIDNG Through the Chairperson, the IGU Commission on African Studies managed to secure funding for the 2019 Annual National Research Foundation, Republic of South Africa. [...] In 2020, the IGU Commission on African Studies worked with the IGU Commission of Biogeography and Biodiversity, Uganda Geographical Association

ON AFRICAN STUDIES ANNUAL REPORT: 2019-2020 A. INTRODUCTION The IGU Commission on African Studies (IGU-CAS) Editorial Advisory Board, Australasian Review of African Studies, Department of Geography/Te Ihowhenua, University khgaudry@gmail.com. 4. Professor Tom Dietz, African Studies Centre, Netherlands Email: a.j.dietz@asc.leidenuniv country. G. MEETINGS i. IGU COMMISSION ON AFRICAN STUDIES INAUGURAL CONFERENCE, 17-18 MAY 2018, UNIVERSITY na/conferences/igu-2018 The IGU Commission on African Studies held its inaugural conference on 17-18 May


IGU Commission on Population Geography_Report 2020

IGU · 21 June 2021 English

The new steering committee shall be confirmed at the Business meeting of the Commission in Istanbul. [...] Commission members as of 31 December 2020 The commission counted 390 corresponding members …

Gender and Geography and the new Commission on African Studies. 3B Collaboration with other International


Pre-Election Tax Enforcement in Sub-Saharan Africa (External link)

QOG · 21 June 2021 English

The paper proceeds as follows: First, the theoretical framework of the political business cycle is presented, along with earlier research of the taxation-side of the PBC in developing countries. [...] …

in subSaharan Africa. The Journal of Modern African Studies, 47(01), 1–1. https://doi. org/10.1017/S0022278X08003637


HAVING - YOUR SAY

IEA · 18 June 2021 English

it rest forever.8 Douglass’s insistence on the intimate link between free speech and equality was taken up by a number of individ- uals and groups which fought the systematic discrimina- tion against African-Americans In fact, the systematic denial of free speech and inability to challenge white supremacy peacefully lay at the heart of the ultimate decision of the leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) to

Cambridge, and the School of Oriental and African Studies. He has run two business schools and worked at an event at the School of Oriental and African Studies, Konstantin Kisin was 15 We must fight YouTube’s


KIEL WORKING PAPER Does India Use Development Finance to Compete with China?

IfW · 15 June 2021 English

Since 2013, China has engaged in an unprecedented effort to build a “Belt” of roads, rails, ports, and pipelines from China to Central Asia and Europe and a “Maritime Silk …

allocation in Africa: Evidence from Zambia. African Studies Review 61 (1), 55–82. Mascarenhas, R. and T


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