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.

03.02.2016

ASA/AAA Dakar 2016 conference: Registration and Travel Fund

The ASA is proud to announce the opening of registration and the creation of a travel fund for the upcoming AAA/ASA conference to take place in Dakar, Senegal, June 1-4, 2016 with the theme "Innovation, Transformations, and...[more]

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31.01.2016

Call for proposals: 59th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association (Deadline: 15 March 2016)

The African Studies Association is looking for papers and panel proposals for its 59th Annual Meeting on the topic "Imagining Africa at the Center: Bridging Scholarship, Policy, and Representation in African Studies".[more]

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23.01.2016

SPP 1448 Working Paper No. 17 now online

We are happy to announce the seventeenth issue of the SPP 1448 Working Paper Series: Crude Politics: Oil talk, new media and political scripts in the production of disorder in Zinder (Niger) The seventeenth working paper of...[more]

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21.01.2016

Call for Proposals: Postdoctoral fellowships for African researchers on "Livelihood Management, Reforms, and Processes of Structural Change" (6 April 2016)

A new call for postdoctoral fellowships for African researchers on "Livelihood Management, Reforms, and Processes of Structural Change" launched within the framework of the Volkswagen Foundation’s initiative “Knowledge for...[more]

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21.01.2016

Integration of refugees in DFG-funded research projects

The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) plans to help scientists and academics who have fled their home countries to participate in research projects. [more]

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