Georgetown Hosts Conference on Portuguese-Speaking Africa
January 24, 2011
|WHO:||The African Studies Program at Georgetown University is hosting a conference on Lusophone (Portuguese-speaking) Africa. The panelists include leading academics and non-governmental organization officials from Georgetown University, Howard University, National Defense University, Swarthmore University and others.|
Georgetown University is hosting an all-day conference on Lusophone (Portuguese-speaking) Africa. The Portuguese-speaking countries of Africa include some of the continent's fastest growing economies and largest oil producers. This all-day conference provides a unique opportunity to examine the democratization, development and global influences of the countries that make up Lusophone Africa.
The three panels that will be featured include:
Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, from 9:15 a.m. – 4 p.m.
African Studies Program
Media who would like to attend this event must RSVP to Rob Mathis at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 687.4328. Camera space is limited.