"All women want to be respected for their contributions", Grace Chirenje of the Zimbabwe Young Women’s Network for Peace Building says.
Interviews with Grace Chirenje, Gertrude Fester and Ramola Ramtohul who participated in the panel on Governance and Gender at the Nordic Africa Days in Uppsala September 2014.
Although diverse, scattered and at times conflict-prone, the diaspora originating from the Horn of Africa plays an important role in building peace an stability. Liisa Laakso and Petri Hautaniemi, editors of a new book in the Africa Now series, presented their research at two seminars in Helsinki.
The value of exports from Sub-Saharan Africa is many times larger than the aid they receive. EU’s trade policy affects low-income countries in many ways. The Union has the power to improve the situation of millions of people living in poverty by making sure that its trade policies promote development.
Welcome to the seminar 'Partnership or hardship? EU-Africa trade relations' in Stockholm on Monday November 24, 11:30–13:00. Register and read more about the event. Moderator: NAI researcher Johan Kiessling
Use the hashtag #euivarlden.
Misuse of power further decreases the trust in the Sierra Leonean and Liberian governments in the midst of the Ebola outbreak, NAI researcher Mats Utas says. He was interviewed by Swedish Radio in the Ebola special where the audience asked about the deadly virus.
The book 'Culture and the Contemporary African' is a tribute to the commitment of Mai Palmberg to African Studies in all her years of service at the Nordic Africa Institute.
Welcome to the launch of the Festschrift at NAI! Wednesday November 26th starting 15.15. Registration required no later than November 24th - please read invitation (pdf opens in new window).
Senior Researcher - with focus on the study of African economies.
The Nordic Africa Institute’s new African Scholar Program aims to provide time to conduct research for scholars at African higher education and research institutions. Closing date for applications: November 30, 2014. Read the complete advertisement here.
Bibliotekarie (halvtid), vikariat under tiden februari – november 2015. Som bibliotekarie arbetar du med flertalet av de arbetsuppgifter som ingår på ett specialbibliotek men med tyngdpunkt på praktiskt förvärv och yttre tjänst. I den yttre tjänsten ingår bl a regelbunden tjänstgöring i lån och informationsdisken. Sista ansökningsdatum: 3 december 2014 . Läs hela annonsen här.