INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE INAUGURAL WORKSHOP OF THE AFRICAN ACTION RESEARCH COMMUNITY (AARC)
The theme of this small and intensive workshop is: INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE IN INTEGRAL GLOBAL KNOWLEDGE SYSTEM: REVISITING AFRICAN ONTOLOGY & EPISTEMOLOGY IN THE 21st CENTURY
The three key papers to be presented are:
1. ‘Decolonizing the African University: Prospects and Challenges’ by Prof. Lanre Olutayo, of the University of Ibadan.
2. ‘Beyond Wishful Thinking: The Relevance of Community Engagement in African Transformation Agenda’ by Dr Jimoh Amzat, of Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto
3. ‘Indigenous Knowledge in The Global Knowledge Systems: Revisiting African Ontology and Epistemology in the 21st Century- A perspective’ by Dr. Chris Osahon Eigbike, a Visiting Research Fellow at OFIRDI, Nigeria
Please register online to confirm your participation on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workshop-on-indigenous-knowledge-in-integral-global-knowledge-system–tickets-51158229642
Alternatively, you can confirm your participation by sending an SMS with your name and affiliation to 08101743273.
We hope that the outcomes of our discussion will improve policy-making and interventions in this area of endeavour.
We look forward to welcoming you.