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IAD Special Topic Seminar

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Economic Growth, Inclusive Development and Sustainability in Africa           

CRP 4770  (3061)  Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CRP 6770 2 credits S/U  R2:40pm – 4:35pm  Jan 24 – May 10, 2022  Instructor: Assie-Lumumba, N    Instruction Mode: In Person 

Issues in African Development Seminar Series examines critical concerns in contemporary Africa using a different theme each semester. The seminars provide a forum for participants to explore alternative perspectives and exchange ideas. They are also a focal activity for students and faculty interested in African development. In addition, prepares students for higher level courses on African economic, social and political development. The presentations are designed for students who are interested in development, Africa’s place in global studies, want to know about the peoples, cultures and societies that call Africa home, and explore development theories and alternate viewpoints on development. -

Spring 2022 Schedule 
January 27         Growth, Inclusive Development and Sustainability in Africa: General Introduction - N’Dri Assie-Lumumba, Professor, Africana Studies, and Director, Institute for African Development        
February 3         Urban Land Management - Wilbard Kombe, Professor of Urban Land Management, and Director, Institute of Human Settlement Studies, Ardhi University, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
February 10       Toward the Networked City? Translating models and ideals in water and sanitation of Dar es Salaam              Sophie Schramm, faculty of Spatial Planning, International Planning Studies, Technische Universität Dortmund 

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  • Seminar