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Institute for African Development Seminar: Africa Rising: Myths and Realities

Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 2:40pm to 4:35pm

G-08 Uris Hall

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.

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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, MPA Program, Government, Sociology, Africana Studies and Research Center, International Programs, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell, Global Development



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607 255 6849


Moses Khisa, Assistant Professor of Political Science

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School of Public and International Affairs, North Carolina State University

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Free and open to the public virtually via Zoom

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