Here is a possibility if you are planning to initiate or expand collaboration in teaching and research with higher education institutes in East Africa.
Senior Lecturer Jonas Ewald, Department of Social Studies, will discuss why it is important to collaborate with Africa in general and East Africa in particular, sharing practical experience from working with research and teaching in Africa for 25 years.
The seminar will provide an overview of the political situation, challenges and the role and development of higher education in East Africa. Focus will be on Kenya and Tanzania.
- When: November 22nd, 2017 at 14.15-16.00
- Where: Växjö M1052 / Kalmar Nästet, 2:a vån Falken
Please register with intrel_AT_lnu.se by Nov 20th.
The seminar is part of the process to start up an Africa network for staff that are already working on or planning to work on Africa-related issues.
More information about the network will come later.
In February 2018, the office of external relations organises a university wide faculty trip to Kenya and Tanzania. The purpose of the trip is mainly to establish contacts or deepen the collaboration with existing partner universities in Kenya and Tanzania. For more information, kindly contact Lena Kulmala.
Office of external relations / Jonas Ewald, Dpt of Social Studies