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Africa’s Industrialization Prospects: Structural Transformation, Covid-19 Impact and the Debate on Sustainability

Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:55pm

Virtual Event

Issues in African Development Special Topic Seminar Series (CRP 4770/6770) - Fall 2020 Theme: Environment, Sustainability and Health Challenges in Africa: Managing Human-Nature Interactions.  Issues in African Development Seminar Series examines critical concerns in contemporary Africa using a different theme each semester. The seminars provide a forum for participants to explore alternative perspectives and exchange ideas. They are also a focal activity for students and faculty interested in African development. In addition, prepares students for higher level courses on African economic, social and political development. The presentations are designed for students who are interested in development, Africa’s place in global studies, want to know about the peoples, cultures and societies that call Africa home, and explore development theories and alternate viewpoints on development.

Dial-In Information

Register at        https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEsf-6hqT8jG9b6CN5bw5720j_EnziMQZRC

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Event Type

Seminar

Departments

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs, Africana Studies and Research Center, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell, Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures

Website

https://iad.einaudi.cornell.edu/

Contact E-Mail

jsb25@cornell.edu

Contact Name

J. Sayegh

Contact Phone

607 255 6849

Speaker

Carlos Lopes

Speaker Affiliation

Professor, The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance, University of Cape Town

Dept. Web Site

https://iad.einaudi.cornell.edu/

Disability Access Information

Accessible

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Public

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