University of Pretoria Logo
English |  Afrikaans |    
Department of Political Sciences

Conference Announcement: The United Nations and Regional Challenges in Africa

Posted on 10 June 2011

The Department of Political Sciences and the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation (Uppsala), in cooperation with the Embassy of Sweden in Pretoria, are proud to announce a conference on "The United Nations and Regional Challenges in Africa - 50 years after the death of Dag Hammarskjöld", to be held from 13 to 15 July 2011.

A detailed programme and invitations will be distributed towards the latter half of June.

Speakers will include Francis Deng, Festus Mogae (to be confirmed), Jan Pronk, Ove Bring, Carlos Lopes, Frene Ginwala, Kwesi Aning, Laurie Nathan and Monica Juma.

The conference is made possible by a grant from the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

Venue: University of Pretoria
Date: 13-15 July 2011
Enquiries: or

Bookmark this page: