In 2015, the A-ASIA in cooperation with ICAS will organize its first biennial conference with the theme: Asian Studies in Africa: Challenges and Prospects of a New Axis of Intellectual Interactions. It will be the first conference held in Africa that will bring together a multidisciplinary ensemble of scholars and institutions from the continent and the rest of the world… Read more →
Dear participant in the Africa-Asia Conference, We would like to inform you that after ample discussions among the organizing committee members and among partner institutions, we have decided to postpone the Conference. The new dates will be 24-26 September 2015. The venue will remain unchanged : the University of Ghana at Legon, Accra, Ghana. It should be noted that Ghana… Read more →
Dear participant of the Africa-Asia Conference, We are happy to report to you that the upcoming conference ‘Asian Studies in Africa: Challenges and Prospects of a New Axis of Intellectual Interactions’, which is set to take place on 15-17 January 2015 in Accra, is already a success by the outstanding number of active scholars who have sent abstracts and have been… Read more →
The deadline of abstract submission has been extended to June 15, 2014. For more information, visit the conference website.
ASIAN STUDIES IN AFRICA: Challenges and Prospects of a New Axis of Intellectual Interactions Accra, January 15-17, 2015 Organized by the Association of Asian Studies in Africa (A-Asia) in cooperation with The International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS) CALL FOR PANELS, ROUNDTABLES AND PAPERS – Deadline 1 April 2014 In 2015, the A-ASIA in cooperation with ICAS will organize its first biennial conference with… Read more →
Launched by the Japanese Prime Minister Abe – Africa Business Education(ABE) Initiative for the youth under the government of Japan, students from various African countries can apply for support to study at Master degree level or take internship in Japan based on Japanese university recommendation. This involves African students first applying to the Japanese universities, and then getting an academic… Read more →
The Association of Asian Studies in Asia will be hosting two roundtables at the 2013 International Consortium on Asian Studies (ICAS) conference on 25 June at the Venetian Hotel in Macau. For our back-to-back panels, we will first discuss the necessity for Asian studies in Africa. In addition to validating this project, both intellectually and practically, we will also identify… Read more →