GovInn and the European Studies Association of Sub-Saharan Africa (ESA-SSA) in the University of Pretoria, South Africa, and Carleton University, Canada, are pleased to announce that we have been granted funding from the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union for our Jean Monnet Project ‘African Union–EU relations, regional partnerships for actorness in effective global governance’ (AURORA).
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GovInn researchers Dr Robin Bourgeois, Dr Frank Mattheis and Dr John Kotsopoulos have contributed a journal article to the European Journal of Futures Research titled “Post-normal times: re-thinking the futures of the EU-Africa relationship”. The article is part of the Centre’s EU-Africa Relations in a Changing Global Order (ERGO) and Futures of EU-Africa Relations: Lessons from scenario-building (FEARLESS), which is funded by European Commission’s Erasmus+ Jean Monnet programme.
On 19 September 2020, GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi participated in a webinar titled “Fostering Innovation through Diversity: Japan’s demographic dynamics”, hosted by the Centre for Japanese Studies (CJS) at the University of Pretoria and Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University. The webinar was opened by Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Professor Tawana Kupe. […]
The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn), Department of Political Sciences University of Pretoria, in conjunction with the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Pretoria invite you to a Webinar on “Reinvigorating Multilateralism Amidst and Post the Covid-19 Pandemic” on 18 August 2020 at 14:00.
Dr Inocent Moyo, GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi and Dr Jussie Laine have recently published an edited volume titled “Migration Conundrums, Regional Integration and Development: Africa-Europe Relations in a Changing Global Order”. The book has been published by Springer Nature. The book is the outcome of an African-Europe relations migration project funded by Erasmus+, in […]
On 6 July 2020, GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi spoke to Shafiq Morton on Voice of the Cape Radio about his article published by The Conversation on “Why the African Union has failed to ‘silence the guns’. And some solutions”.
GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi contributed a chapter to the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics, titled “African Union and European Union Politics: The Veiled Account of Longstanding Interregional Relations”.
On 30 June 2020, GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi published an article for The Conversation titled “Why the African Union has failed to ‘silence the guns’. And some solutions”. The article examines the 2013 African Union agreement to remove the burden of conflict from the next generation, and in 2016 this agreement was included in the Lusaka Road Map, with 2020 set as the deadline for ending conflict on the continent.
Dr Emmaculate Liaga and GovInn Deputy Director Dr Cori Wielenga co-authored a paper comparing peace processes in South Sudan and Burundi.
In June 2020, GovInn Director Dr Chris Nshimbi and Dr Inocent Moyo from the University of Zululand, edited a volume titled “Borders, Mobility, Regional Integration and Development: Issues, Dynamics and Perspectives in West, Eastern and Southern Africa”.