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Seminar on 4th May at 4 Pm at the IFRA Offices: «Corridor» : A tool to think about conservation and emergence around Nairobi National Park ?
Seminar: « Corridor » : A tool to think about conservation and emergence around Nairobi National Park ? by: Véronique Fourault-Cauët, Jean-Fabien Steck and Alissa Jeridi The Nairobi National Park is under pressure. The proximity…Find out more »
In 2013, almost half of Africa’s top aid recipients were ruled by authoritarian regimes. Many international donors such as USAID, DFID, the World Bank and the European Commission have had their policies entangled with…Find out more »
Conference on Politics of State Interventions on Land Rights in East Africa 22nd to 23rd June 2016 at the IFRA Offices The Conference has been organized by the French Institute for Research in Africa…Find out more »
The IFRA Nairobi, the Alliance Francaise de Nairobi and the Technical University of Kenya are very pleased to announce the organisation of a two day Forum about Music and dance research in East Africa.…Find out more »
The east and the south of the African continent share a long history of research in archaeology, paleoanthropology and paleontology. Numerous researchers have surveyed and excavated these two regions, in such a way that they…Find out more »
Urbanization and Street Vending: International Conference, 9th and 10th of November 2016 at IFRA Nairobi.
IFRA Nairobi and its partners are very pleased to announce the international academic conference on Urbanization and Street Vending. This event will take place on the 9th and 10th of November 2016, at IFRA…Find out more »
The rehabilitation of the “water towers” in Kenya: a new research issue, November 24th, 2 – 5 p.m. IFRA (French institute for research in Africa), Laikipia road, Kileleshwa
The rehabilitation of the “water towers” in Kenya: a new research issue November 24th 2 - 5 p.m. IFRA (French institute for research in Africa), Laikipia road, Kileleshwa Since the late 2000s, in Kenya,…Find out more »
Together with the French Embassy in Kenya, IFRA-Nairobi launched the book Indian-Africa at a reception hosted by the French ambassador. The book, by Michel Adam, aims at painting a broad picture of the communities…Find out more »
Conference: TRANSDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH ON HUMAN EVOLUTION IN THE PLIO-PLEISTOCENE OF THE LOWER OMO VALLEY, ETHIOPIA
The Shungura Formation (Lower Omo Valley, south-western Ethiopia) is one of the most complete sequence deposited in Africa during between 3.6 Ma (million years ago) and 1 Ma, a critical time period in the…Find out more »
Seminar: From Technological Fixes for Water Supply to the Relationality of “Automatic Water Dispensers” – 16th March, 11:00 am by Christiane Tristl
In 2008 a multinational pump manufacturer decided to enter a new market by developing “automatic water dispensers” to be tested and installed in water kiosks in rural areas in Kenya. Problematizing that “worldwide almost…Find out more »