Archive | November, 2016

CFA: Institut Français d’Afrique du Sud (IFAS-Research) – Funding 2017

The French Institute of South Africa-Research (IFAS-Research, CNRS/French Ministry of Foreign Affairs) has a regional mandate covering eleven countries in Southern Africa (South Africa, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana and Namibia). Within the framework of its research programming, IFAS-Research finances research projects to be carried out in 2017 in the Human and Social Sciences dealing with this area (fieldwork, events or publications).  Nationality will not be a condition for application, although the existence or prospect of a long-lasting partnership between France and Southern Africa is essential. Financial contribution from another institution is highly desirable. All applications will be taken into consideration. However priority will be given to applicants whose research is in line with the main research programs of the Institute: Archaeology and Prehistory  Medieval, Early Modern and Contemporary History of Southern African Societies Contemporary Dynamics: Urbans Studies, Democratic and Economic Transformations A specific interest will be shown to transregional projects, projects that challenge epistemological borders and proposals dealing with Lusophone Africa. Nevertheless scientific excellence will remain the main criteria of selection. Deadline: December 1st 2016. For more information and forms, visit: ———— L’Institut Français d’Afrique du Sud-Recherche (CNRS/MAEDI UMIFRE 25, USR […]

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