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Research Colloquium: Namibian and Southern African Studies

Research Colloquium: Namibian and Southern African Studies

The Research Colloquium provides a forum for local and international scholars to engage in crossdisciplinary and methodological debates in Southern African Studies, with particular reference to Namibian Studies. It is jointly offered with the School of Humanities, Society and Development, University of Namibia in online sessions and is open to all levels. Guests are welcome!

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MEASURES OF MEN/ DER VERMESSENE MENSCH is a fictional film about the Ovaherero genocide and a cooperation between Namibia and Germany featuring Namibian actress Girley Charlene Jazama. Watch the trailer here 

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The Government of the Republic of Indonesia through its Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology is offering the Darmasiswa, a one-year non-degree scholarship programme to foreign students, to study Bahasa Indonesia, Arts or Culture related programmes, at any of its 68 Indonesian Institutions of Higher Education.  The Programme is aimed towards the promotion of the language, art and culture of Indonesia among the...

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Open Restitution Africa is Hiring


The Open Restitution Project is an Africa-led project seeking to open up access to information on the restitution of African material culture and human ancestors, to empower all stakeholders involved to make knowledge-based decisions.What started off as a collaborative passion project between  Andani Africa's - Molemo Moiloa and African Digital Heritage's - Chao Tayiana Maina has now grown to a team of...

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Vacancy Announcements_ UNESCO Regional Office of Southern Africa_Culture Sector


Project Coordinator:  Great Zimbabwe World Heritage Site Development Project     Project Assistant:  Great Zimbabwe World Heritage Site Development Project     Education and Intangible Cultural Heritage Expert (Consultancy)  

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Same Website, New Look!


At the Museums Association of Namibia (MAN), we are constantly endeavouring to support our members and all museum visitors to have the best museum experiences possible. We are happy to announce that we have redesigned our website to make it more user-friendly. While we keep the same website, it now has a fresh new look that makes it easier for you...

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A Night at the Swakopmund Museum


A Night at the Swakopmund Museum Fridays 10th and 17th March 2023 Spaces is limited so please make your bookings before 01 March 2023. 

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Villa Albertine - 2024 Season Call for Africa–US Residencies


Each year, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, Villa Albertine welcomes five thinkers, creators, or culture professionals from the African continent to complete a residency in the US. The five laureates, selected out of the current call for applications, will get the opportunity to complete a two-month exploratory residency in a US city in 2024. This residency program aims to promote...

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