Jul 13, 2016You probably are aware that I have agreed to replace Louise Ouimet as Chair of the Africa Study Group. Fortunately, she has agreed to stay on as a member of the Steering Group. In addition to the change to the chairmanship, the Steering Group is undergoing additional...
Jan 27, 2016Tony Halliday was one of the core founding members of the Africa Study Group, an open-ended informal association of professionals passionate about Africa who were affiliated with the national capital branch of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs (later the...
Dec 21, 2015Dear ASG members, Although I have met with many of you at our ASG Presents monthly meetings, it has been a while since I have addressed myself via such a message. We are going through a significant change of governance in Canada since the election of the Liberal Party...
Dec 5, 2014ASG opinion on “Canada’s Enhanced Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy to Strengthen Canada’s Extractive Sector Abroad” (December 1, 2014) The Africa Study Group (ASG), affiliated to the Canadian International Council-National Capital Branch, welcomes Canada’s...
Oct 25, 2014Yesterday’s events in Ottawa remind us that our role, but as individuals and as a collectivity within our group is of most importance, a role of proposal for better policies to ensure that our world is a better place, more secure and prosperous for all. During...
19:00 Walrus Talks on Sept. 26 / Walru... @ Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Walrus Talks on Sept. 26 / Walru... @ Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Sep 26 @ 19:00
The Africa Study Group is happy to cosponsor an event on September 26 with the Walrus Foundation in the series Walrus Talks: Africa’s Next Generation (see below). ASG members are asked to use this[...]
all day Africa and the New Networks of C... @ University of Toronto
Africa and the New Networks of C... @ University of Toronto
Oct 6 – Oct 7 all day
“Issues of culture and identity have come to the forefront of international relations. This is not a passing phenomenon and thus provides new opportunities for sustained dialogue and mutual understanding.” (Irina Bokova, current director of[...]
all day L’Afrique en circulation Possibi... @ Université de Toronto
L’Afrique en circulation Possibi... @ Université de Toronto
Oct 6 – Oct 7 all day
« Les relations culturelles et les enjeux identitaires s’installent – durablement – au premier plan des relations internationales, et c’est une opportunité nouvelle de dialogue et de compréhension réciproque. » (Irina Bokova, actuelle directrice de[...]