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The Stern in Africa Business Forum: “The Tipping Point: Accelerating Africa’s Agenda”

October 28, 2017 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  Join NYU Africa House for t​he 2017 Stern in Africa Business Forum is on Saturday October 28th 2017 from 11am-6pm. The Forum will feature three inspiring keynote speakers: Bisila Bokoko– founder and CEO of BBES, a business development agency that represents, promotes and markets brands internationally Chid Liberty– co-founder of Liberty & Justice, Africa’s first […]

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Africa and the Soviet Union: Technology, Ideology, and Culture

October 13, 2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Image from Tempo magazine (10th April 1977) On Friday, October 13th, please join us for a workshop entitled “Africa and the Soviet Union: Technology, Ideology, and Culture.” This workshop is hosted by the NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia and co-sponsored by the NYU Department of History, the NYU Center for the Humanities, and […]

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Africa: Significations Exhibition

October 12, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Photos by: © Goldman: Courtesy of NYU Photo Bureau Professor Awam Amkpa is the Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis at the Tisch School of the Arts. In his two-hour exhibition at NYU Africa House, Professor Amkpa will talk about his recent exhibition Africa: Significations which took place between May 2-29, 2017 in Havana, […]

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Special Lecture with the President of African Export – Import Bank (Afreximbank)

October 10, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Photos courtesy of ©NYU Photo Bureau: Creighton Join NYU Africa House for a Special Lecture and Conversation with the President of the African Export–Import Bank (Afreximbank)  Date: October 10th, 2017  Time: Doors Open at 5:30PM      Program Starts at 6:00PM  Venue: Tishman Auditorium, NYU School of Law 40 Washington Sq. South New York, NY 10012 Moderated […]

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Faustin Linyekula: In Search of Dinozord with NYU Skirball Center

September 22, 2017 – September 23, 2017

Direction: Faustin Linyekula With: Serge Kakudji (singer), Jean Kumbonyeki Deba, Papy Ebotani, Yves Mwamba Bakadiasa, Faustin Linyekula (dancers), Papy Maurice Mbwiti, Antoine Vumilia Muhindo (actors) Text: Richard Kabako, Antoine Vumilia Muhindo Music: WA Mozart (Requiem, excerpts), Charles Lwanga Choir of Kisangani Joachim Montessuis (Nierica), Arvo Pärt (Pari Intervallo, Redeuntes in mi, Trivium, Annum per Annum), Jimi Hendricks (Voodoo […]

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2017 Africa House Student Fellowship Presentations

April 17, 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Photos by: ©NYU Photo Bureau: Gallo Join NYU Africa House and the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) for the 2017 Africa House Student Fellowship Presentations & Awards Ceremony Monday, April 17, 2017 4:30 pm – 6:30pm Location: Award Presentations: 14A Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003 Reception: 44 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003 (across […]

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Ghana Rural Economic Development Forum

December 21, 2016 10:00am - 5:30pm

CTED Mobile Apps, Technology, and Community Engagement Drive Economic Development Read the full press release here  In the rural community of Kumawu in the Ashanti Region, path-breaking mobile phone technologies were developed to help smallholder rural farmers revolutionize the way they trade and open up new markets. Led by Professor Yaw Nyarko, amongst distinguished community leaders […]

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Malaria and Developmental Impacts

December 8, 2016 4:00 pm- 6:00 pm

December 8th, 2016: Join NYU Africa House and NYU College of Global Public Health for a seminar on "Disease and Human Capital Accumulation: Evidence from the Roll Back Malaria Partnership in Africa."

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2016 Africa House Student Fellowship Presentations

November 7, 2016 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join NYU Africa House and the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) for the 2016 Africa House Student Fellowship Presentations Monday, November 7th, 2016 4:00 pm – 6:00pm RSVP: Please email kpe212@nyu.edu. Location: Awards Presentations: 14A Washington Mews, New York, NY-10003 Reception: 44 Washington Mews, New York, NY-10003 (across the street) Africa House Thoyer […]

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