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Institute for African Development Special Topic Seminar Series: Politicized Finance in the Black Americas

Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:55pm

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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.

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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, MPA Program, Africana Studies and Research Center, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell, Department of Development Sociology (DSOC), Entrepreneurship at Cornell, Global Development

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Jackie Sayegh

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Caroline Shenaz Hossein

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Associate Professor, Department of Social Science, York University

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