Nov 13 2018IDEAS at Society of South African Geographers 2018 Conference
The IDEAS team members, Dr. Mwazvita S. Dalu, Dr. Reuben L. Lembani and Prof Ashley Gunter, attended the South African Geographical Conference in October.
Sep 27 2018Nordic Africa Days 2018
September has been a busy month for many of the team members of the IDEAS project. As we are moving into a phase where the main priority is to write up our findings in the coming months, the input we have gained from conferences and workshops will be very useful. The latest conference where I have presented findings from the IDEAS project was the Nordic Africa Days in Uppsala, Sweden.
Sep 27 2018African Studies Association of the UK biennial conference 2018
In September, 2018, the African Studies Association of the UK (ASAUK) conference took place in Birmingham, UK, which provided the IDEAS Project with an opportunity to share initial findings with a diverse audience. With more than 800 participants at the conference, there were a number of relevant panels and discussions that gave new insights into current research in Africa.
Sep 18 2018Change for relevance
The IDEAS project team members made a short visit to Zimbabwe in August of this year. During this visit, several meetings and one workshop with prominent academics and officials in the Zimbabwe higher education sector were held, being facilitated by the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU).