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Soeterbeek Programme, Radboud University Nijmegen

Lecture by Norman Finkelstein

  • Date:  Tues, 25 Sept. 2012
  • Time: from 20:00 to 22:00 (free admission for students)
  • Location: Collegezalen Complex Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Organisation: Soeterbeeck Programme
  • Speaker: Norman Finkelstein
  • More information: http://www.ru.nl/sp/english/activities/overview/vm/lectures/2012/how-solve-israel/

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    CALL FOR PROPOSALS
    YOUNG AFRICAN SCHOLARS PROGRAM
    HF GUGGENHEIM FOUNDATION

    Every two years the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation holds a competition for African scholars under the age of 35, born and educated on the continent and living there now, on a research topic related to the Guggenheim Foundation’s interest in a better understanding of violence and aggression.  Ten scholars are selected in an open competition to attend a methods workshop to improve their proposals, receive research grants of $2000 each and editorial help in writing up their findings, and at the end of the process, attend an international conference to present final papers.

    This year’s topic is “Violence and Social Change.”

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    The African Studies Centre (ASC) and International Debate Education Association (IDEA) invite young people to train their debate skills, exchange with others and debate about the future of African youth. Instead of talking about African youth, we want to talk with African and Dutch young people in the project:

    ‘Debating the Future of African Youth in Europe and Africa’

    Africa Studies Centre, Leiden University

    Africa Studies Centre, Leiden University

    • 12-14 and 19-21 October 2012, Utrecht
    • Debate competition and Final Public Debate, 25-26 October, Leiden

    Download the Flyer.

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    International Institute of Social Studies

    Human Rights is a specialization within the Human Rights, Conflict and Gender Studies MA Major in Development Studies. This blog provides a platform for discussion for researchers, students and others interested in this field of studies. The blog is administered by the Human Rights teaching team.