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ECN webinar series: The paleoresearch landscape in Africa - Lessons learnt from East Africa: Overview

Dates:
26.11 - 28.02.2021  
Venue:
Online
Contact person:
Christine Omuombo, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The PAGES Early-Career Network (ECN) Webinar cluster and regional representative Christine Omuombo have organized the webinar series "The paleoresearch landscape in Africa - Lessons learnt from East Africa" running from November 2020 to February 2021.

Five specialists will present their research.

No registration is required to join.

Program

26 November 2020 at 14:00 UTC
Dr. Rahab Kinyanjui, National Museums of Kenya
"Phytolith research in East Africa: Major milestones, opportunities and challenges"
> Watch the webinar recording on PAGES ECN YouTube channel

4 December 2020 at 12:00 UTC
Dr. Emmanuel Ndiema, National Museums of Kenya
"Quaternary research in Kenya: Building collaborations that favor technology and knowledge transfer"
> Watch the webinar recording on PAGES ECN YouTube channel

16 December 2020 at 14:00 UTC
Prof. Daniel Olago, University of Nairobi
"The policy relevance of paleoresearch in Africa"
> Watch the webinar recording on PAGES ECN YouTube channel

Sometime in February 2021* at 12:00 UTC
Dr. Stephen Rucina, National Museums of Kenya
"The evolution of paleoecological research in Kenya"
Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/97245912364

* This webinar was due to be held on 13 January but has been postponed. A date in February will be announced asap.

January or February 2021 (date and time to be finalized)
Prof. Asfawossen Asrat, Addis Ababa University
"Quaternary research in Ethiopia"
Zoom: To come

Further information

This webinar series is organized by ECN representatives in the African region, in collaboration with the ECN Webinar cluster. Find out more about the ECN Webinar cluster here.

Access all the previous ECN webinars on its YouTube channel.