Call for Papers;World Bank Conference on Globalization: Contents and Discontents in Malaysia 2019

The submission deadline is October 1, 2018. The World Bank Development Research Group based in Kuala Lumpur is organizing its third international conference, with the theme Globalization: Contents and Discontents. The conference aims to bring together policymakers and academics to discuss the consequences of various aspects of globalization including trade, migration, financial flows, cultural exchanges and the …

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ASCL Visiting Fellowship Programme 2019

Deadline: 25 August, 2018. The ASC Leiden hosts visiting research fellows in the framework of the Leiden African Studies Assembly (Leiden ASA), a network for cooperation between Leiden based Africanists. Visiting research fellows use their time in Leiden for data analysis and/or writing, often on a joint project with one or more ASCL staff members …

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NLnet 2018: Open call for Funding

Deadline: 1 August, 2018. NLnet foundation is an independent organisation whose means come from donations and legacies. Its initial capital was gathered in 1997 by the sale of the first Dutch Internet Service Provider. Its private capital ensures an absolute independent position. The articles of association for the NLnet foundation state: "to promote the exchange …

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Ford Foundation: Digital Infrastructure Research RFP 2018

Deadline: 14 June, 2018. Everything in our modern society, from hospitals to banks to social media platforms, runs on software. Nearly all of this software is built on “digital infrastructure,” a foundation of free and public code that is designed to solve common challenges. The benefits of digital infrastructure are numerous: it can reduce the …

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Call for paper-African In Global Intellectual History in Germany[Funded]

Deadline-31 August 2018 From Plato to Zizek, the study of intellectual history is overwhelmingly confined to the on-going conversation within the Western canon. This narrative is arbitrary if not wilfully exclusionary. No region of the world has been so totally marginalized from this history as much as Africa. The aim of this conference, therefore, is …

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SSRC Call for Proposals – Climate Change in the Indian Ocean holding in Tanzania-Funded

Deadline: June 21, 2018 The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) announces support to convene researchers from any field whose work engages climate change in the Indian Ocean, a region extending from Durban and Mombasa to Karachi and Surabaya. Funding The SSRC will offer funding to convene up to 12 scholars and practitioners to chart existing research …

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Call for Abstract -Sustainability and Development Conference at University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI

Deadline July 15, 2018 Sustainable development, as a concept and call to action to end poverty, protect the planet, and guarantee human well-being, is perhaps the greatest challenge facing humanity. The complexity of the meanings of sustainable development have meant that many scholars, researchers, decision makers, and practitioners see in it diverse ways in which …

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Call for Papers: The 2018 Annual Conference of the International Chinese Sociological Association (ICSA) at Princeton University

Deadline May 12, 2018 Call for Papers The International Chinese Sociological Association (ICSA) was recently renamed from the North American Chinese Sociologists Association (NACSA), a nonprofit organization established in 1981 to promote social scientific research on Chinese societies, cultures, and populations in the world. ICSA will continue to NACSA’s missions through organizing research symposiums and …

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3rd CODESRIA / CASB Summer School in African Studies and Area Studies in Africa, 2018.

Deadline: 30 June, 2018 Theme: African Studies and Africanists: Whence the Gaze?Date: Dakar, 20 – 24 August 2018 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and The Centre for African Studies Basel (CASB) call for applications for the 3rd CODESRIA/CASB Summer School in African Studies and Area Studies in Africa. …

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The Utafiti Journal : Call for Papers

Deadline-September 30, 2018 The Utafiti Journal is the official bi-annual publication of the College of Humanities, University of Dar es Salaam. The journal is dedicated to research, practice, advocacy, education and policy within a wide range of topics. Utafiti has been in circulation since 1976 and is the oldest published journal of the University of Dar es Salaam. The …

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