The University of Edinburgh’s Centre of African Studies hosted the 8th European Conference on African Studies, Europe’s largest and most international conference with an African focus, on behalf of the Research Network of African Studies Centres in Europe AEGIS. The conference brought together 1,400 researchers, policymakers, and leaders from across the world. There was a complementary series of artistic and cultural events, as well as various networking and capacity building events, including some particularly aimed at the next generation of African researchers. Use the menu above to learn more about the event and check our #ECAS2019 tag on twitter.
Posted below are four videos from the keynote events - please watch and share! The final video has a photo montage from the event followed by a quick summary and thanks, before information is given by the hosts of ECAS2021.
The printed programme is available for download:
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Summary: This conference programme details the panels, papers and events that form the ECAS annual conference in Edinburgh, June 11-14 2019
Printed/PDF programme Errata
Abélégué (Pol18), Abioro (Anth12), Adigun (Anth20), Afolabi (Pol21 & Rel04), Akanji (Pol37), Akpasom (Pol03), Amaechi (Lang01), Andrikopoulos (Anth51), Anyokwu (Rel04), Bachman (Pol15), Badi (Pol24), Bencherif (Anth28), Bibi (Env01), Birjandian (Law04), Botta Sompare (Soc11), Braco (Anth23), Browne (His05), Chakrabarty (Econ20), Chopra (Econ07), Daniel (Anth44), Daniel (Pol21), de Grassi (His18), Dénommée (Anth33), Ding (Econ07), Egbule (Soc07), Eusebio (Soc01), Ezeji (Pol13), Fantini (Anth24), Faye (Hea04), Gasquez (Pol12), Hodieb (Lang07), Ibrahim (Anth01), Iniguez de Heredia (Pol12), Issekin (Pol35), Jedlowski (Anth20), Johnson (Pol04), Kalikiti (His18), Kumar (Econ25), Lauterbach (Rel05), Lem (His21), Losch (Pol20), Matsika (Pol02), Mindra (Econ06), Minfegue (Soc12), Mishi (Econ06), Moifo Fonkou (Pol15), Muranda (Art10), Mutizwa-Mangiza (Pol35), Muzyamba (Hea09), Niwenshuti (Anth13), Nomdo (Pol35), Nwaka (Pol14), Nyamnjoh (Soc08), Ogbonnaya (Env07), Ojo (Rel11), Okwuowulu (Anth20), Olawoye (Art13), Olondo (Anth34), Omenya (Econ08), Oni (Rel04), Oppong (Pol02), Osimiri (Law01), Poncian (Econ22), Pupeza (Lang04), Rampedi (Anth32), Ray (Pol04), Rechsteiner (Env03), Sabea (Anth46), Sambieni (Hea04), Schwere (Anth01), Sefalafala (Econ17), Shawgi (Law01), Stefanos (Econ18), Sylla (Anth38), Toornaar (Econ06), Tsikhungu (Art09), Ugiabe (Pol41), Urbano (His20), Van der Windt (Econ03), Vignigbe (Hea09), Wolf (Econ28), Yemane (His12), Yusuff (Rel04), Zelenova (Soc06), Zuze (Eonc06), Zvobgo (Pol41)
Certificates of attendance
Attendees can download a signed, headed PDF certificate of attendance via the 'C' icon alongside your registration, in the login environment.
If you have any questions, please contact the conference admin at admin(at)ecasconference.org.