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2015 African Unity for Renaissance Conference and Africa Day Expo

2015 African Unity for Renaissance Conference and Africa Day Expo
Theme: 2015 and Beyond: Engaging Agenda 2063
Tshwane, 22-25 May, 2015

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), together with the following partners: Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), National Research Foundation (NRF), Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute (TMALI), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), International Council for Science, Regional Office for Africa (ICSU), BrandSA, Kara Heritage Institute, The City of Tshwane and the University of Johannesburg, will hold its 5th Annual African Unity for Renaissance conference and Africa Day celebrations from 22nd to 25th May 2015 in Pretoria, South Africa. These series of conferences will continue and are open to partners from all the sixth regions of the Africana world. The African Unity for Renaissance conference and Africa Day have become flagship events of AISA and have over the years been important annual gathering of African scholars to explore and propose ideas for a peaceful and prosperous Africa.

http://www.ai.org.za/uncategorized/call-for-papers-2015-african-unity-for-renaissance-conference

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Why Wait Until the Next Food Crisis? Improving Food Reserve Strategies in East Africa

Why Wait Until the Next Food Crisis? Improving Food Reserve Strategies in East Africa

This report highlights the importance of African countries holding food reserves for promoting food security and price stability. It analyses the food reserves policies of three countries in East Africa – Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda – showing how these can, indeed must, be improved to address hunger.

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Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015 12:19

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News and Call for Papers: Futures Studies Tackling Wicked Problems, 11–12 June 2015, Turku, Finland

World Conference of Futures Research 2015
Futures Studies Tackling Wicked Problems: Where Futures Research, Education and Action Meet
11–12 June 2015, Turku, Finland

This conference leads the way in combining academic conference tradition with new ways of participation. We are happy to organize a forum for the philosophies, ideas, methods and concrete examples of what’s happening on the field of futures thinking and acting.

https://futuresconference2015.wordpress.com/

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Foresight Africa 2015: Democracy and Elections Across the Continent

Foresight Africa 2015: Democracy and Elections Across the Continent

The year 2015 will be an eventful one for the more than one billion people living in Africa. From elections to the post-2015 development agenda, the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative experts and colleagues identify what they consider to be the key issues for the continent in the coming year.

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The Millennium Project's Future Day Live Q&A

You are invited to a global conversation on the Future! March 1st is Future Day.

You are invited to a global conversation on the Future! March 1st is Future Day. Have all your questions answered about the 15 Global Challenges, The Millennium Project's Global Futures Intelligence System (GFIS), and futures research.

Join us for The Millennium Project's Future Day Live Q&A on March 1st on GFIS at https://TheMP.org/#section=questions.

For further information contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Last Updated on Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:54

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North Africa Horizons Newsletter

North Africa Horizons Newsletter
A monitoring bulletin published by FSF (Futures Studies Forum for Africa and the Middle East)

Futures Studies Forum for Africa and the Middle East (FSF) is a non-governmental organization based in Amman- Jordan, aiming at reconnecting North Africa with its mother continent, by demonstrating a shared future and rebuilding connections between Sub-Saharan Africa and the MENA region.

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Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015 14:27

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