Thursday, November 8, 2018
Warm greetings and welcome to this edition of the ISTR Africa Regional Network (ISTRAN) newsletter! We enjoyed meeting some of you at the 13th International Conference and PhD seminar in Amsterdam in July and look forward to engaging with you all more closely in coming months.
We are excited to be assisting in this publication and look forward to your contributions and feedback on this and future issues. To read the full newsletter, click here. This edition of the ISTRAN newsletter includes:
The Africa Regional PhD Seminar: May 14-15, 2019, Johannesburg. Application deadline is 15-December.
This seminar is open to all doctoral students in the field of third sector and civil society research, in all African countries, and at all stages of their doctoral research.
ISTRAN Reflections from Amsterdam: Vrije Your Mind, Spread Your Wings: A Reflection by Albert Kagande, PhD Candidate and Lecturer Assistant, Nelson Mandela University, South Africa.
My Amsterdam Experience: A Reflection by Titilope Ajayi, PhD Candidate, University of Ghana.
Member News: Dr. Bhekinkosi Moyo has been appointed as Adjunct Professor at Wits Business School, tasked with establishing a new Africa Centre for Philanthropy and Social Investment (ACPS).
New Publications: Ebenezer Obadare, Pentecostal Republic: Religion and the Struggle for State Power in Nigeria
Announcements: Launch of EPIC-Africa Civil Society Organisations Excellence Awards
With warm regards,
University of Ghana, Ghana
Nelson Mandela University, South Africa