The DC book launch with a conversation between IPS' and WPFW's Netfa Freeman and the book’s editor and close friend of Mumia, Johanna Fernández who is a Baruch College Professor, former Fulbright Scholar, and a coordinator of the Campaign to Bring Mumia Home.
A seminar about Bégué Coco, a unique social enterprise that is creating jobs for youth, building the local, healthy living movement, and supporting environmental preservation.
A discussion with Coordinator of Youth for A New Society, Ben Kabamba on the Telema (Rise Up) movement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Celebrate the launch of IPS Associate Fellow Carl LeVan's new book on "The Political Economy of Good Governance in Nigeria."
Join IPS Associate Fellow Emira Woods in discussion with Edwin Cisco, of Firestone Agricultural Workers Union, about working conditions on one of Liberia’s new oil palm plantations.
IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus joins a diverse U.S. based activist coalition focusing on Africa in calling on U.S. leaders to cease their support and empowerment of brutal dictators across Africa.
Two U.S. initiatives to provide Africans with electricity seem likely to lead to large, climate-polluting projects rather than the locally sourced renewable energy rural Africa needs.
ActionAid Uganda's Executive Director,Arthur Larok speaks on "Fighting corruption and advocating for public investment in communities."
IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus Co-Director Emira Woods speaks on “Global Demands, Regional Responses” to Africa in the 21st Century.”
A gathering that will also begin IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus' partnership with a tech company that has a progressive, Pan-Africanist, social change agenda.