PANAFSTRAG PROGRAMMES 2019-2021

Interactive Teacher Training-Math and Culture Workshop (June 2020.)

PARTNERS/COLLABORATORS

  • Prof. Nkechi Agwu of the City University New York (CUNY)
  • Mathematical Association of Nigeria(MAN)

PERIOD/DATE LOCATION SITUATION
June,  2020 Lagos, Nigeria In Progress

OBJECTIVES

It aims to make a difference by grooming the next generation who will be able to change the course of events using culture and things around them to appreciate Maths and Science and how these core subjects significantly shape and affect our lives.

PROGRAMME PARTNERS/COLLABORATORS OBJECTIVE PERIOD/DATE LOCATION SITUATION
3rdROUNDTABLE ON TRADE FINANCE-SINGLE CURRENCY AND ACCELERATING FINTECH FOR BIAT-CFTA FOR RECs/AFRICA INTEGRATION Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)

Thabo Mbeki Africa Leadership Institute (TMALI), African Association for Public Administration and Management (AAPAM)

The objective of the Roundtable is to interrogate the progress towards a Monetary Union at Regional levels as a priority for achieving continental monetary policy harmonisation leading to a single currency -AFRO by 2023, in-spite of the resolvable challenges of the Eurozone single currency.

The Roundtable will review experiences of other RECs, especially ASEAN, that have very high intra-regional trade without

April, 14th -18th  2020 Pretoria South Africa
COLLOQUIA SERIES ON HEROINES & HEROES OF BACK TO AFRICA MOVEMENT, PANAFRICANISM, AFRICAN NATIONALISM AND GLOBAL AFRICANISM: THEIR PHILOSOPHIES, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, THOUGHTS, AND LEGACIES.  The objective of the series is to discuss the intellectual and pragmatic philosophy, thoughts and Legacies of these Heroines and Heroes pre 1900(back to Africa Movement); Post 1900 up till 1945 (the era of PanAfricanism); and Post 1945 which led to the rise of African Nationalism and the independence of most African countries(1950s-1970s) after the several liberation wars,  the birth of OAU which was  later transformed into AU with the inclusion of the 6th Region(the Diaspora in all the 5 Continents of the world) which I see as the beginning of another historical era of Global Africanism in this Century 2021 TO BE CONFIRMED TO BE CONFIRMED
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON “AFRICA IN THE CARIBBEAN AND CARIBBEAN IN AFRICA- THE REVIVAL OF HISTORICAL, CULTURAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC BOND” ESTABLISHING A NEW ERA IN GLOBAL AFRICANISM-THE AU 6TH REGIONAL FRAMEWORK.  The purpose of the conference is to consider the past, interrogate the bond today and the future in terms of our pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial history, culture, religious and economy and to establish the best methods and tools to revive the bond for self-reliance within the framework of the AU 6th Region. 2021 TO BE CONFIRMED TO BE CONFIRMED
INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM ON  INDIGENOUS MEDICINES AND NATURAL REMEDIES This proposal is in line with the goal of Father Adodo, the Founder/Director of Paxherbals in Ewu with emphasis on strengthening the legal, the scientific/technological, the business framework, the raw material supply chain with the processing and manufacturing Capacity and the Psyche of Africans needed to establish the National and West African Trade Network which can later be expanded to Central and East Africa. 2021 TO BE DECIDED TO BE DECIDED
3rd INTERNATIONAL AU ANTI-CORRUPTION COMMEMORATION DAY AND THE THIRD COLLOQUIUM ON:

ANTI-CORRUPTION & IMPUNITY-AUDIT AS THE CORNERSTONE OF ACCOUNTABILITY IN GOVERNANCE

ALL AFRICAN COUNCIL OF CHURCHES (AACC)

NAIROBI

THE AFRICAN ASSOCIATION PUBLIC ADMINSTRATION AND MANAGEMENT (AAPAM)

CENTRE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE, ABUJA

This conference will bring together international and continental anti-corruption policy makers, scholars/researchers, the private sector, clerics and practitioners of diverse religious traditions and spiritualties. They will interrogate how and to what extent different stakeholders can engage in processes of economic, social and political transformation to eliminate poverty, inequity and corruption.

Public commentators criticize politicians, entrepreneurs, clerics and the state itself for the lack of public probity and accountability, exemplified by corruption and impunity. The enigmas of public transparency and probity however can hardly be limited to public governance.

8 – 12 July 2020 Nairobi, Kenya IN PROGRESS
 A COLLOQUIUM ON AFRICAN MICROS, SMALL, MEDIUM AND INFORMAL ENTERPRISES- ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN SILENCING THE GUNS (ARMED VIOLENCE REDUCTION AND PREVENTION –AVRP) IN AFRICA BY 2023- THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES. – AUC Partners-Peace and Security, Political Affairs, Trade and Industry and Economic Affairs

-National MSMEs

-Informal Private Sector Participants

-International Alert

This Colloquium is also a cross-cutting platform that will lead to  creating an African compact that links the Implementation of the Declaration of the African Union Border Programme and Measures for its Consolidation(06 Oct., 2016), the Protocol to the Treaty Establishing the African Economic Community Relating to Free Movement of Persons, Right of Residence and Establishment along with its Implementation Road Map(29 Jan.,2018) and the ECOSSOC Advisory Opinion of 21 Dec., 2017 2021 TO BE DECIDED IN PROGRESS
AFRICAN PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE -University of Ibadan Bringing together for the first time African philosophers dedicated to research and teaching of African Philosophy to address historical and contemporary challenges related to African philosophy;

Bringing together philosophers throughout the world dedicated to teaching and research of African Philosophy to address historical and contemporary challenges related to African philosophy;  

Establishing a solid and sustained global network of researchers, students and scholars in African philosophy to enhance 

8-11 July, 2020 University of Ibadan IN PROGRESS
INDIGENOUS AFRICAN DERIVED RELIGION  The Symposium proposes, among other things, to examine if within ‘African Indigenous Religions’, as primarily conveyors of oral religious traditions of Africa, there can be identified various core groups of ideas, liturgies, cosmologies, etc., in the religions, which  are similar to other “World Religions”, can  be synthesized  into a common Doctrine and transformed into written “Holy Book(s) 2021 Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife IN PROGRESS
INAUGURAL GLOBAL AFRICAN INDIGENOUS AND DERIVED RELIGIONS SYMPOSIUM AND FESTIVAL (SYMPOFEST).  NEPAA, PADE of the Federal University of Rio.

-CERDOTOLA

-CICIBA

The SYMPOFEST has two parts – the Symposium which is a 3-day academic conference. This will be done by Study Group on Afro-Ameridians Performing Arts and Culture (NEPAA) & PADE in collaboration with the appropriate Institutions within and outside the university with total support of the Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Arts and Culture.

The festival is the platform for Indigenous Religious Practitioners, Music and Chants Groups, Instrumentalists, Drummers cum Percussionists, Artistes, Artists to play, exhibit and display their talents for 5-days including a weekend.  Collaborators for these activities with the expertise, experience, regional coverage and its global networks shall be approached.

TO BE DECIDED TO BE DECIDED IN PROGRESS
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE FUTURE OF WORK IN NIGERIA AND SUB-SAHARAN  AFRICA The aim of this discourse is to:

 Understand and explore the impact of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning especially with Block chain Technology and Robots in Africa and Nigeria in particular. It will explore its impact on vocational, secondary and tertiary education and careers.

It will develop on ongoing base mechanisms for introducing robots into African workplace. It aims to create a new system for educators to be prepared in understanding and playing their roles and responsibilities in developing the new essential knowledge and skills. It will explore and recommend the responsibilities of all stakeholders

2020 TO BE DECIDED
COLLOQUIUM ON “THE STATE OF TEACHING OF AFRICAN AND AFRICAN DISAPORA HISTORY IN AFRICA” The purpose of the Colloquium is to create a sustainable platform for regular conversation on enhancing the praxis of this Concept by bringing in new studies, research methods and techniques on annual basis. 2021 TO BE CONFIRMED TO BE CONFIRMED