October 06, 2008 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
with His Excellency Festus Mogae, Former President of the Republic of Botswana.
September 17, 2008 // 1:30pm — 3:00pm
With David Coltart, Senator, Movement for Democratic Change (MDC)Karen Alexander, Unit Manager of the States in Transition Observatory, Political Governance Programme, Idasa Paul Graham, Executive Director, Idasa will modereate the panel.
September 03, 2008 // 10:00am — 11:30am
August 21, 2008 // 10:00am — 11:30am
The Africa Program of the Wilson Center and the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) are pleased to invite you to a presentation of the report, "Living with Fear: A Population-Based Survey on Attitudes about Peace, Justice and Social Reconstruction in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo," written in conjunction with the Berkeley-Tulane Initiative on Vulnerable Populations.
August 19, 2008 // 10:00am — 11:30am
Michael Woldemariam, one of the 2008 Africanist Doctoral Fellows at the Africa Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, will present his doctoral research project on August 19th, 2008. His dissertation is titled Why Rebels Collide: Factionalism and Fragmentation in African Insurgencies.
August 14, 2008 // 10:00am — 11:30am
Theodore Powers, one of the 2008 Africanist Doctoral Fellows at the Africa Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, presents his doctoral research project on August 14th, 2008. His dissertation is titled Producing Informality in a Post-Apartheid Township, and represents an investigation into the relationship between HIV/AIDS, social development and informal urban settlements in South Africa.
August 04, 2008 // 10:00am — 11:30am
Ms. Julie Guyot, an Africanist Doctoral Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and a doctoral candidate at the Howard University School of Social Work, presents her research on the role of ex-combatants in post-conflict settings in Africa.
July 01, 2008 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
The Africa Program and the Embassy of South Africa present South African Film Festival, a three-part summer film series.
July 01, 2008 // 3:00pm — 4:00pm
The documentary, Township Opera, directed by Anthony Fabian, explores the Spier Music Festival in Cape Town, South Africa. Established in summer 1996, the Spier Arts Festivals are a celebration of African excellence in the performing arts.
June 18, 2008 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
This documentary highlights the use of music in the South African liberation struggle against Apartheid, featuring interviews conducted with and songs sung by prominent South African musicians, singers, poets, and political activists, as well as scenes from videos taken during Apartheid.