The events calendar presents short summaries of upcoming summits, elections, conferences, workshops, lectures and other events that deal with African policy issues. At this time, unsolicited event posting requests are not being accepted for consideration.
Invitation to Participate in a Refresher Course on Research Methodology in Social Sciences for University Lecturers and Supervisors of Masters and PhD Students
OSSREA is organizing a ten days research methodology training workshop (24th February – 7th March 2014) to be held in one of the sub-Saharan African countries. The purpose of this interactive two weeks refresher training is to provide a meta-framework and a step-by-step guide for conducting quantitative, qualitative, and mixed research and discuss exemplars and models on teaching research methodology courses.
OSSREA Gender Training Workshop: Gender in Agriculture and Natural Resources Management, Population Dynamics, Social Vulnerability and Protection
The training will be facilitated by distinguished experts in the field. The teaching methodology will be mainly participatory and will use case studies based on African reality, brainstorming, problem solving, and other methods that allow participants to actively engage in the learning process.
Under the theme "Alternative Dispute Resolution and Peace Studies in Africa: Lessons, Prospects and Challenges", ACCORD and the CAPCR at California State University, Sacramento, will co-host the 4th International Africa Peace and Conflict Resolution Conference from 25 to 26 July 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Johannesburg, South Africa