3rd Biennial Kwame Nkrumah International Conference: Call for Papers

Third Biennial Kwame Nkrumah International Conference (KNIC3)
Theme: “Re-engaging the African Diasporas: Pan-Africanism in the Age of Globalization”

Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Vancouver, Canada and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana are pleased to invite you to participate in the Third Biennial Conference, Kwame Nkrumah International Conference (KNIC3)

Conference Date(s): August 21-23 2014
Conference Site: Beautiful Richmond campus of Kwantlen polytechnic University in British Columbia, Canada.

The 2014 interdisciplinary conference will provide a platform for scholars and students from educational institutions from across the globe to share ideas on how to pool resources and to provide a synergy of knowledge, efforts, projects and programs in Africa and throughout the African world community that are designed to develop the intellectual, social, economic as well as cultural life opportunities of people of African heritage.

The conference will provide a platform to map out development strategies within and outside the frameworks of Africa’s development instruments, such as the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the Africa Union’s Sixth Region Project, which is aimed at integrating people of African descent in the continent’s development.

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For More Information, Contact:
Dr. Charles Quist-Adade
Chairperson, Department of Sociology,
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
12666 72nd Avenue
Surrey, British Columbia
V3W 2M8, Canada
E-mail: charles.quist-adade@kwantlen.ca
Telephone: 604.599.3079

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