Welcome at the official website of the Priority Programme "Adaptation and Creativity in Africa - Significations and Technologies in the Production of Order and Disorder"


For an overview of the projects approved under the Priority Programme 1448 please see Projects and the interactive map of projects and partners.


The deadline for the Call for Proposals for the 57th Annual Meeting, "Rethinking Violence, Reconstruction, and Reconciliation" is just around the corner!

March 15 is the last day you will be able to submit a proposal for a paper, panel, or roundtable for presentation at the Annual Meeting, which will be held November 20-23, 2014.


8 Doctoral Fellowships: “Urban Infrastructures in Transition: The Case of African Cities”

Darmstadt University & Goethe Universit Frankfurt, deadline is February 28, 2014[more]


Oxford X Symposium on Archeaoastronomy: Astronomy, Indigenous Knowledge, and Interpretation

Cape Town, SA, 14-18 July 2014, Abstracts due by 1 March 2014