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June 23rd, 2014

Attend the LSE Cape Town Conference

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June 23rd, 2014

Attend the LSE Cape Town Conference

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Estimated reading time: 5 minutes

The second LSE Cape Town Conference will take place on Tuesday 1 July 2014.  Speakers will include the LSE Director, Professor Craig Calhoun and the LSE Chair in African Development, Professor Thandika Mkandawire.

Audience listen intently at the LSE Cape Town Conference last year
Audience listen intently at the LSE Cape Town Conference last year

The theme of the conference is Africa in the World, the World in Africa: Making regional integration and South-South relations work for growth and equality. The speakers will be examining how African countries can meet the challenges of delivering sustained economic growth and eradicating inequality by strengthening links within their region and with the Global South.

The purpose of this conference is to bring together the community of people linked to and interested in LSE from in and around Cape Town, including from government, business, media, NGOs, academia, policy and diplomatic communities.

Professor Mkandawire interacts with members of the audience after last year's LSE Cape Town Conference
Professor Mkandawire interacts with members of the audience after last year’s LSE Cape Town Conference

If you would like to request an invitation, please contact Noita Sadler (n.j.sadler@lse.ac.uk).

 

LSE Cape Town Conference 2014
Africa in the World, the World in Africa: Making regional integration and South-South relations work for growth and equality
Tuesday 1 July 2014, 17.30 – 20.30, followed by a reception
Westin Cape Town, Convention Square, Lower Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa.

 

 

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