Africa Platform celebrates 10th anniversary

(07-12-2016) The Ghent University Africa Platform celebrates its tenth anniversary. From 8 to 9 December, the symposium 'Celebrating partnership with Africa: Demonstrating the value of international collaboration on teaching and research' takes place in Het Pand.

The Africa Platform of Ghent University unites all Africa-related expertise at Ghent University Association, it distributes information on academic activities linked to Africa and the African diaspora, it facilitates collaboration with African institutes on the level of teaching and research, and it raises awareness on issues linked to African societies.

The Africa Platform publishes the peer-reviewed and open access journal Afrika Focus, it organizes an annual symposium and it offers you a database on Africa expertise at Ghent University Association.