‘Comparing the Copperbelt’ project holds conference in Democratic Republic of Congo


The Centre’s ‘Comparing the Copperbelt’ project coorganized a conference with collegues from the University of Lubumbashi (UNILU) on 23-24 July 2019. The conference entitled, '‘Comparaison de le ‘copperbelt’: société, écologie et culture dans les communautés minières d’Afrique centrale’ was held at UNILU in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo. For a full report see the project's website here.


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Prof Gilbert Kishiba Fitula, Rector of the University of Lubumbashi, opens the conference.

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Dr Iva Peša addresses the conference