Tag Archives: Seminars

People-powered maps to help girls escape FGM – how to get involved

Filling in the blank spaces …

Can you help girls in Tanzania escape Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) without ever leaving the comfort of your home? Well, there’s a project that some friends of mine are supporting that claims to do exactly that.

If you’re in London next Monday (January 16), there will be a seminar at 5pm at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), where this and two related mapping projects in Tanzania will be the topic. But whether or not you can make it to the seminar, the beauty of this project is that you can contribute from almost anywhere.¬† Continue reading

Public Seminar – Tanzania: A new constitution? – London, 28/2/2015

graphic from The East African

Graphic from The East African

The Britain-Tanzania Society and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) are organising what promises to be a fascinating seminar on the proposed new constitution for Tanzania, in London. The text below is taken from the event flyer, and key details are as follows:

  • Saturday 28 February 2015 – 2.00-5.00pm
  • In the Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
  • Co-organised by the Britain-Tanzania Society (BTS) and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

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