Notice: Kyoto University Center for African Area Studies (CAAS) to hold African Potentials 2016: International Symposium on Conflict Resolution and Coexistence on January 23 and 24

This is the final symposium for Dr. Itaru Ohta’s (Professor, Division of African Area Studies) African Conflict Resolution and Coexistence project.

For five years (AY2011~2015), CAAS has been conducting a research project entitled “Comprehensive Area Studies on Coexistence and Conflict Resolution Realizing the African Potentials” with support from the Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S) subsidy. As outlined below, an international symposium will be held to present a report on the final results of this project and to discuss the future outlook for research into this topic. Six researchers will be invited from Africa to give research presentations, along with the six Japanese researchers who have spearheaded this project. We look forward to seeing you at the symposium.

Please check the project website for more information.
http://www.africapotential.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/