Programme

Blåsenhus - the conference venue.

Programme of the Nordic Africa Days 2016

Thursday 22 September

16.00 - 18.00 Pre-registration for NAD-participants at the office of the Nordic Africa Institute
16.00 - 18.00 High-level Pre-conference panel Women, Peace, and Security – moving to the next stage of implementation? Case study on South Sudan, Venue: office of the Nordic Africa Institute

18.00 - 19.00 Welcome reception and mingle in the library of the Nordic Africa Institute

Friday 23 September

08.00  - 09.00 Registration at the conference venue Blåsenhus

09.00 - 11.00 Panel sessions (# 1, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14,17 )

11.15 - 12.45 Keynote lecture I Challenging Traditions, Changing Masculinities (Prof Kopano Ratele)

12.45 - 13.45 Lunch

13.15 - 13.30 Presentation of the new book Dealing with Waste by editors Onyanta Adama and Chidi Nzeadibe Venue: Main entrance area at Blåsenhus

13.45 - 15.45 Panel sessions (# 1,2, 4, 9, 20, 21, 22, 24, 37)

16.00 - 18.00 Panel sessions (# 2, 4, 9, 21, 22, 24, 27) and special sessions on How to communicate research on Africa and Domestic labour in Africa, 1900-2015: Housework, commodification and Mother Africa

19.00 - 22.00 Conference dinner at Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall (UKK)

Saturday 24 September

9.00 - 11.00 Panel sessions (# 3, 5, 6, 15, 19, 26, 30, 32, 33, 36)

11.30 - 13.00 Keynote lecture II Assumptions and Desires in Scholarship on Gender in Africa: some (self)critical reflections (Dr. Maria Eriksson Baaz)

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch

14.00 - 16.00 Panel sessions (# 16, 19, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 36) 

16.00 Conference closure

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