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EVENTS 2019

​​​​​​​ROUND TABLE : RDDC/SIGLA (Completed)

Hosted by Royal Danish Embassy, South Africa

Fighting gender-based violence, discrimination and sexual exploitations in peace missions

UNSC RESOLUTION 1325 – Achievements and challenges 

Pretoria, 31 January 2019

Programme

Enquiries: Prof T. Mandrup thomasm@sun.ac.za

[Invitation only]




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14th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CYBER WARFARE AND SECURITY (Completed)​

Stellenbosch University and the Council for ​Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

​​​​Stellenbosch, South Africa

28 February - 1 March 2019

For more detail and call for papers: See website here

Contact: ​ Noelle van der Waag: noelle@ma2.sun.ac.za

Final Programme: Programme

Proceedings available here

Link to photos here


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INTERNATIONAL ROUND TABLE ON POLITICAL ISLAM IN AFRICA

Stellenbosch, 02 April 2019

Programme​ here​​

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​Professor D. Anderson, University of Warwick: Winning the war of words. al Shabaab, AMISOM and the media battle in Somalia

Professor D. Jung, University of Southern Denmark - Foreign fighters: The search for meaning in war

Professor H. Solomon, University of the Free State & Research Fellow, SIGLA: Political Islam between reform and restoration Presentation

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INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP: CO-PRESENTED BY ACUNS AND SIGLA

WORKSHOP THEME: The sustainable development goals & security

Saldan​ha So​uth Africa: 6-13 April 2019 (20 seats only)

See more detail on website here​

Application form here

More on the Sustain​able Development Goals available here

The 20 successful applicants qualify for a set (non-negotiable) funding package

Programme here

Applicants must familiarise themselves with the application prcedures and dates on the website and application form.

Writing skills presentation available here




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ACADEMIC COUNCIL ON THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM (ACUNS)

ANNUAL MEETING 2019​

19-21 June 2019​

Hosted by Stellenbosch University

Limited funding packages available to support African delegates residing within Africa

Woman are encouraged to participate and apply for funding​

See c​all for papers here​​

For post conference photos, programmes and lectures/keynotes - See ACUNS website here

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2nd International Workshop on Combating Transnational Crime in
Africa
​"Border Management through Collaborative Efforts in Policy Making,
Enforcem​ent, and Capacity Building"
24-26 July 2019 
Stellenbosch, South Africa

​Presented jointly by NCIS & DTRA (USA) and SIGLA @ Stellenbosch
Protea Hotel​, Techno Park, Stellenbosch
Map to hotel: See here
Programme : See here
Updated Bios here
Winter in Stellenbosch: Weather updates here

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​SIGLA - STABLE SEAS CO-OPERATION (PLANNED)

​November 2019:  Launch of updated Stable Seas Index for Africa

Workshop : Maintaining and using the SSI in building Africa's maritime securty governance

Hosted by SIGLA in Stellenbosch, South Africa​