International Africa Forum and AAUN Annual Meeting – 8-9 July 2013

Monday 8-Tuesday 9 July 2013
The Darlington Centre, University of SydneyAustralia

The Australia-Africa Universities Network (AAUN) is hosting the International Africa Forum, titled “The Power of Partnerships” and the AAUN Annual Meeting, held on the 8-9 July 2013 at the University of Sydney. This event has been developed with the Association of Commonwealth Universities, who are celebrating their centenary year in 2013-14. The Forum will bring together Australian and African researchers, policy-makers, officials and other interested parties to discuss areas of mutual interest and agree on an action plan.

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To view the provisional program, please open the attached document: International Africa Forum and AAUN Annual Meeting – 8-9 July 2013


Registration has closed.

AAUN Members, other participants and guests are encouraged to contact the AAUN Team if they need any information about the event (program, location, dinners, etc). – (+ 61) 2 9351 4856

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