Events

BACKGROUND

The Black History Month is an international observance that started in the United States of America with the aim of promoting self-actualization in African American communities and share with the world the rich cultural background and achievements of black people.

At the United States International University-Africa, Black History Month offers an opportunity for students, members of faculty, staff and community partners to gather and discuss challenges affecting black communities on the continent and in the diaspora. This celebration is observed every year during the month of February.

USIU-Africa will host the Inaugural Chancellor's Public Lecture on Wednesday, 7 June from 11.30am in the University Auditorium. Mr. Bob Collymore, Chief Executive Officer of Safaricom Limited, will deliver the keynote address on Digital Disruptions: Preparing for Current and Future Disruptions.

 

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Dr. Richard Munang

USIU-Africa will be hosting a Public Lecture titled: "Climate Change: Engendering an Inclusive Africa" to be delivered by Dr. Richard Munang.

Dr. Richard Munang is the UN Environment Regional Climate Change coordinator for Africa.

The Public lecture will be held at the USIU-Africa Auditorium from 2:00pm - 4:00pm on Thursday 18 May 2017.