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Chris Melzer von UNHCR berichtet aus seinem Kriseneinsatz von den Lebensbedingungen in einem Flüchtlingscamp in der Tigray Region. Während der Kämpfe waren vier Camps von jeglicher Versorgung abgeschnitten.read more »
In Uganda, participation of women in politics has alwyas been a labored process burdened with patriarchy. Thanks to women's political resistance and trainings, FEMRITE hopes that the country might get a female president one…read more »
Der Afrika Club ist ein informelles Diskussionsforum von Afrika-Interessierten in öffentlichen Institutionen, afrikanischer Diaspora und Zivilgesellschaft zu aktuellen Entwicklungen in Afrika, EU-Afrika Beziehungen und der…read more »
Around 7,000 Somalis live in Austria. This makes them one of the larger “Africa communities”. But little is known about their diverse social, cultural, educational and transnational engagement.read more »
The discussion provided an insight into the daily struggles of African protest movements and thightened security measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.read more »
The EU and China are competing for economic influence in Africa. Lloyd Amoah from the University of Ghana speaks about the role of old and new superpowers on the continent and Africa’s own agency.read more »
Suad Mohamad, a young and motivated Somali pharmacist, aims to spread awareness about Somalis’ diaspora engagement. In an interview with Nadja Schuster (VIDC) she shares her view on how to empower Somali women in Austria.read more »
Die UN-Resolution 1325 feiert heuer ihr 20. Jubiläum. Sie fordert nicht nur die Teilhabe von Frauen in Friedensprozessen in Konfliktregionen, sondern auch die Stärkung von geflüchteten Frauen in Europa. Die VIDC Veranstaltung…read more »
Thursday, 3 December 2020, 17:00 - 18:30, CET (Zoom Webinar in English and Arabic)
Panel discussion and study presentation: The UNSCR 1325 and its application on the participation and rights of refugee women in the EU.
This year's Development Conference will take place on 13 and 14 November and, due to the pandemic, only online. The VIDC is co-organiser of the conference and hosts the Africa panel.read more »