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African Studies Rhine-Main!
Find out more about the activities of researchers working in Africa at Goethe University Frankfurt, the University Mainz and the TU Darmstadt.
In December 2015, the three universities of the Rhine-Main area founded a university alliance. The page africanstudies-rheinmain.de is part of it. The initiative aims at connecting the research on Africa at all three locations, coordinating the spectrum of research and developing new collaborative research projects.
On these pages, you will find more information on the institutions participating in African Research Rhine-Main, on the research projects as well as on current events, lectures and partners in Africa.
Africa related study programs
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In April 2023, the DAAD approved the project “International SDG network promoting higher education and research in Togo and Nigeria (TONI)” as part of the
The Association for African Studies in Germany e.V. (VAD) organises every two years an international and interdisciplinary conference. The conference “African Challenges”, originally planned for September 2020,
Carola Lentz will be the new president of the Goethe-Institut. She was elected unanimously by the Goethe-Institut’s Board of Trustees at its meeting on 27
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Dr. Stefan Schmid
Geschäftsführer / Coordinator
Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Afrikaforschung (ZIAF) / Centre for
Interdisciplinary African Studies
60323 Frankfurt am Main
Tel. + 49 69 79832097 / 79825402
Fax + 49 69 79832121
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Technische Universität Darmstadt