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CfA: 8h South-South Insititute on Inequality and Social Justice: Perspectives from the Global South

The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO), the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and the International Development Economic Associates (IDEAs), are pleased to announce – in the framework of the third three-year phase of the Africa/Asia/Latin America Scholarly Collaborative Program – the call for applications for participation in the Eight South-South Institute on INEQUALITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE: PERSPECTIVES FROM THE GLOBAL SOUTH The Institute will be held in Durban, South Africa from September 11 to 18, 2015.

Younger scholars from countries of the South and who are pursuing active academic careers are eligible to apply for a place in the Institute. Each applicant should have a university education, preferably with a minimum of a master’s degree in any of the social sciences and humanities. Applicants should have a demonstrable working knowledge of English. Selection for participation will be on the basis of a competitive process. Altogether, 30 candidates will be selected for participation in the Institute, with 10 each from Africa, Asia and Latin America. The full participation costs of the selected laureates will be covered, including their travel (economy return air tickets), accommodation and subsistence.

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Deadline for receipt of application: May, 14th 2015


African applicants should send their applications electronically to: CODESRIA

Asian applicants should send their applications electronically to: IDEAs

Latin American and Caribbean applicants should submit electronically their applications through:
CLACSO’s website: