The 15th General Assembly of CODESRIA: Africa and the Crisis of Globalisation

March 16, 2018

The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is pleased to announce its 15th General Assembly, which will be held in Dakar, Senegal from the 17 to 21 December 2018. The theme chosen for the General Assembly is Africa and the Crisis of Globalisation. The CODESRIA General Assembly is a triennial […]

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World Social Science Forum 2018 Grant Programmes

March 15, 2018

We’re delighted to announce two grant programmes for early-career researchers attending the 2018 World Social Science Forum (WSSF), which takes place in Fukuoka, Japan, between 25-28 September 2018. The theme of WSSF 2018 is “Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures”. WSSF Scholarship for Early-Career Social Scientists from Low- or Lower-Middle Income Countries The Forum organizers are […]

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Call for submissions extended – 2018 World Social Science Forum

March 15, 2018

The call for submissions for the 2018 World Social Science Forum has been extended until 31 March 2018. Proposals for papers and posters are invited for the Forum, which takes place in Fukuoka, Japan, from 25 to 28 September 2018. The theme of WSSF 2018 is “Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures”. The growing complexity […]

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Global State of Young Scientists (GloSYS) Africa survey

March 9, 2018

The Global Young Academy (GYA) has just launched the Global State of Young Scientists (GloSYS) Africa survey. The GloSYS project investigates the context in which early-career researchers work today, and the challenges and motivations that shape their career trajectories. If you are an early-career researcher with a master’s or PhD degree (earned within the last […]

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Call for pre-proposals: Pathways towards sustainable African urban development

March 6, 2018

As part of the 5-year “Leading Integrated Research for Agenda 2030 in Africa” (LIRA 2030) programme, up to 11 collaborative research projects across Africa will be supported (to the value of up to 90,000 Euro each over two years) to explore integrated approaches for sustainable urban development in Africa. The LIRA 2030 programme is led by the International […]

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