A special session with Ibrahim Gambari, a Nigerian scholar and diplomat. He was Minister for External Affairs between 1984 and 1985. He has been appointed by the Secretary-General of United Nations Ban Ki-moon and the Chairperson of the African Union Commission as Joint African Union-United Nations Special Representative for Darfur effective from 1 January 2010. He is currently the Special Adviser on the International Compact with Iraq and Other Issues for the Secretary-General of the United Nations.
The session begins at 18:30, but coffee and tea will be served at 18:00.
Based at LSE, the Firoz Lalji Centre for Africa promotes independent academic research and teaching; open and issue-oriented debate; and evidence-based policy making. The Centre accomplishes this by connecting different social science disciplines and by working in partnership with Africa bringing African voices to the global debate.
Venue: LSE Research Suite(Tower 2, room 9.04, Clements Inn, Aldwych)
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