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Institute for African Development Seminar: Public health and its others: Exploring the politics and culture of AIDS and Ebola in West Africa

Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 2:40pm to 4:35pm

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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, Institute for African Development, Global Development, Cornell Center for Health Equity




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Jackie Sayegh

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Aida Benton

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Associate Professor of Anthropology, Northwestern University

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