Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

News and Announcements

August 29, 2017

Former IAS Director Mamadou Diouf is quoted in a recent AfricaNews posting on youth efforts to address poverty and climate change during a conference in Mauritania.

March 28, 2017

Conference conveners:
Mamadou Diouf (Columbia University in New York City)
Maureen Murphy (Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne).
Supported by
Institute of African Studies/Columbia University, le Programme Alliance/Alliance Program,
Institut national d’histoire de l’art
April 27th and 28th 2017
PLACE: Institut national d’histoire de l’art, Paris (Vasari room).

September 6, 2016

The partnership project entitled “The African Humanities Project: A Collaborative Education and Research Program” between the Institute of African Studies (IAS) at Columbia University and Sciences Po – Centre de recherches internationales (CERI) has been awarded a three-year Partnership University Fund (PUF) grant to launch a new Dual Degree MA program in African Studies between the two partnership universities by the Partner University Fund (PUF) administered by the French American Cultural Exchange (FACE) found



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