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Asia and Africa in Transition

October 21, 2020-October 23, 2020

In 2020, the annual ADI conference and the annual NNC conference will join forces with a number of globally oriented networks and centres at the University of Copenhagen.

The organisers are:

  • Asian Dynamics Initiative
  • NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
  • School of Global Health
  • Sustainability Science Centre
  • ThinkChina
  • UCPH Global Development

About the conference

Asia and Africa, with a population of 4.6 billion and 1.3 billion respectively, represent about 80 percent of the world’s population. Major changes have taken place both within and between the two continents in areas ranging from economic development, trade, health care, demography and climate to politics and entertainment, with impacts that reach out in many cases across the globe. The conference will focus on the multiple forms of linkages occurring between Asia and Africa in an increasingly multi-polar world. It will feature keynote speeches and a range of panels and roundtables across disciplines, temporalities and themes in the study of Asian and African dynamics.

More information will follow in due course on the webpage of ADI.

Asia and Africa in Transition

Details

Start:
October 21, 2020
End:
October 23, 2020

Organisers

ADI
NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
School of Global Health
Sustainable Science Centre
ThinkChina
UCPH Global Development

Venue

University of Copenhagen