Early career researchers’ workshop: Law, Rights, and Governance in Africa | Leiden University, The Netherlands | 28 – 29 January 2020 (deadline: 10 November 2019)

Applications are open for the two-day workshop “Law, Rights, and Governance in Africa. A look to the Future”, which will take place at Leiden University, The Netherlands on 28 – 29 January 2020.

The workshop will facilitates exchange and dialogue between 12 early career researchers (PhD candidates & post-docs) working on topics of law, (human) rights and governance in Africa. Researchers from a wide range of
disciplines – i.e. African studies, law, anthropology, sociology, geography, political science and development studies – are welcome to apply in order to meet and exchange ideas and findings. Through adopting an interdisciplinary approach, the aim is to bring together researchers from different universities, faculties, and departments to exchange and work on new research agendas from diverse perspectives.

For further details on themes, submission guidelines and participation costs / grants, please see the full call for papers

Deadline for submissions: 10 November 2019