May
10
3:30 pm15:30

African Democracy in a Global Context

  • Open Society European Policy Institute

Panellist: 'African Democracy in a Global Context', Open Society European Policy Institute Workshop on ‘Future of Democracy in Africa: Trends in State-Society Relations’ (May 10, 2017), Brussels, Belgium.

Jun
28
1:00 pm13:00

Return and Reintegration in ‘Post-Crisis’ Contexts

  • Erasmus University Rotterdam

Presenter: 'Return and Reintegration in ‘Post-Crisis’ Contexts', 14th Annual IMISCOE Conference, 'Migration, Diversities and Cities', Panel on 'Migration and Crisis: When Migrants Are Caught in Crises' (June 28, 2017), Rotterdam, The Netherlands.


Mar
30
4:15 pm16:15

Liberia, Ebola and the Pitfalls of State-building: Reimagining Public Authority ‘Inside’ and ‘Outside’ the Post-War State

  • Erasmus University, International Institute of Social Studies

Presenter: ‘Liberia, Ebola, and the Pitfalls of State-building: Reimagining Public Authority ‘Inside’ and ‘Outside’ the Post-War State.’ Development Research Seminar, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University (March 30, 2017), The Hague, the Netherlands.

Mar
16
1:00 pm13:00

Consular Responses During Crises: Case Studies of Côte d'Ivoire and Central African Republic

  • Grand Hotel Abidjan

Speaker: 'Consular Responses during Crises: Case Studies of Côte d'Ivoire and Central African Republic.' International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) 'Migrants in Countries in Crisis' (MICIC) Capacity Building Seminar--Crisis Preparedness and Consular Contingency Planning (March 16, 2017), Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

Feb
14
9:00 am09:00

Migration, (Dual) Citizenship and Its Discontents in Africa

  • Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford Department of International Development

Guest Lecturer: 'Migration, (Dual) Citizenship and Its Discontents in Africa.' Migration, Globalisation and Social Transformation (MGST) Core Course, MSc Migration Studies, Department of International Development, University of Oxford (February 14, 2017), Oxford, UK. 

 

Dec
13
4:45 pm16:45

Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia

  • LASDEL

Presenter: 'Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia’, Migration, Development and Regional Integration (MIGDEVRI) Workshop Sponsored by LASDEL (December 13, 2016), Niamey, Niger.

Dec
8
5:00 pm17:00

Guiding Principles and Voluntary Guidelines on the Treatment of Migrants in Vulnerable Situations--Building on Existing Guidelines and Recommendations on Vulnerability

  • Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC)

Session Co-lead: 'Guiding Principles and Voluntary Guidelines on the Treatment of Migrants in Vulnerable Situations--Building on Existing Guidelines and Recommendations on Vulnerability', Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) Civil Society Days, Special Session B (December 8, 2016), Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

Dec
8
1:30 pm13:30

Protecting Migrants in All Crises, in Transit and at Borders

  • Bangabandhu International Convention Centre (BICC)

Discussion Starter: 'Protecting Migrants in All Crises, in Transit and at Borders", Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) Civil Society Days, Session 2.1, Theme 2 on 'Doing the Protection of Migrants on the Move' (December 8, 2016), Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

Dec
1
2:00 pm14:00

African Diasporas: Bridges to Home

  • Washington Marriott Wardman Park

Discussant: African Studies Association (USA) 59th Annual Meeting, Session III-O-1 on ‘African Diasporas: Bridges to Home.’ (December 1, 2016), Washington, DC, USA.

 

 

 

Dec
1
8:30 am08:30

Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia

  • Washington Marriott Wardman Park

Presenter: 'Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia’, African Studies Association (USA) 59th Annual Meeting, Session I-O-1 on ‘Critical Borders, Migration and African Identities’ (December 1, 2016), Washington, DC, USA.
 

In Conversation with Liberian Novelist Vamba Sherif
Nov
4
7:00 pm19:00

In Conversation with Liberian Novelist Vamba Sherif

  • Brixton Library

Moderator, In Conversation with Vamba Sherif: The celebrated Netherlands-based Liberian novelist talks to me about his first novel written in Dutch, Land of My Fathers. The English language version of the novel was published in 2016 by UK-based Hope Road Publishing.

Oct
20
5:00 pm17:00

Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia

  • University of Oxford

Presenter: ‘Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: How Sedentarist and Nomadic Metaphysics Simultaneously Challenge and Reinforce (Dual) Citizenship Claims for Liberia’, University of Oxford, African Studies Centre (ASC) Seminar Series (October 20, 2016), Oxford, UK.

Sep
27
5:00 pm17:00

How to Deal with Autocratic Regimes?

  • German Development Institute

Panellist: 'How to Deal with Autocratic Regimes?’, German Development Institute International Workshop on ‘Good Governance Reloaded or New Opportunities for the Support of Democratic Governance? Implementing SDG 16’ (September 27, 2016), Bonn, Germany.
 

Sep
12
9:30 am09:30

Liberia, Ebola, and the Pitfalls of State-building: Reimagining Public Authority ‘Inside’ and ‘Outside’ the Post-War State

  • Examinations Schools, University of Oxford

Presenter: 'Liberia, Ebola, and the Pitfalls of State-building: Reimagining Public Authority ‘Inside’ and ‘Outside’ the Post-War State’, Development Studies Association Annual Conference, Session 2 on ‘ Service Delivery and State-building in Fragile and Conflict-affected Situations: What, Who, Why and How? ’ (September 12, 2016), Oxford, UK.
 

Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How ‘Liberian Citizenship' Is Currently Constructed in Liberia and Abroad
Sep
8
3:00 pm15:00

Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How ‘Liberian Citizenship' Is Currently Constructed in Liberia and Abroad

  • University of Copenhagen, Centre of African Studies

Guest Lecturer: ‘Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How ‘Liberian Citizenship' Is Currently Constructed in Liberia and Abroad’, University of Copenhagen, Centre of African Studies (CAS), Special Semester Start Lecture (September 8, 2016), Copenhagen, Denmark.

Sep
2
2:40 pm14:40

Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How ‘Liberian Citizenship Is Currently Constructed in Liberia and Abroad

  • Imperial College London

Presenter: 'Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How ‘Liberian Citizenship' Is Currently Constructed in Liberia and Abroad’, Royal Geographical Society IBG Annual International Conference, Session 1 on ‘Researching Citizenship Through Actor-Centred Approaches’(September 2, 2016), London, UK.