EA Convening

​Convening on Issues

Social Sciences and Humanities in East Africa

Local realities change as times change. The convenings explored how we might plan for an unknown future so that we can anticipate change and build in flexibility from a firm grounding into our curriculum and research. The convenings connected a broad spectrum of organizations and individuals working with and depending on the social sciences and humanities to discuss the urgent and unique issues facing East Africa. Through the convening we:

  • Reviewed and tested the FAS EA integrated social science and humanities curricula. proposal, in the context of regional trends and projected futures.
  • Established creative partnerships and networks through dialogue and shared projects.
  • Developed concept plans to explore these urgent social issues in East African.​