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Decolonising Education in a Palestinian Refugee Camp webinar, 15 September

13th June 2022

Palestinian refugee communities today are facing great difficulty in expressing their knowledge through the Humanitarian-aid educational institutions. So how can Palestinian refugees decolonize their own educational process to provide their children with education that meets their needs, tells their story and responds to their unique livelihood?  Yafa El Masri will be our 10th webinar speaker and will present her work on 15 September.

Webinar, 4 October with Michalinos Zembylas

11th June 2022

Reframing humanising pedagogies as/with decolonising pedagogies: Reflections on the implications for South African Higher Education.  Michalinos Zembylas is our next speaker and will bring together pedagogies into conversation with humanising pedagogies.

Register now via Eventbrite.

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Funding call workshop presentations and videos

13th April 2022

Thanks to everyone who attended our workshops for those interested in bidding for Phase 3 DEPA project funding.  The videos from the first two workshops are available on our YouTube channel.  Unfortunately, some technical issues mean that we don't have a recording of the third workshop, however, please feel free to take a look at the presentations from all three workhops.

Funding call 3rd workshop - 1 April 2022

28th March 2022

A workshop for those interested in applying for DEPA project funding. Focusing on Research Methodologies and Decolonisation

DEPA grant call now open!

15th March 2022

The DEPA Network Phase 3 funding call is now open!

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Rethinking peace education in South Africa: through art and decolonization

16th August 2021

Decolonized Peace Education in South Africa Online Conference

DEPA South Africa is hosting an online-decolonial-conference on the topical issues of decolonizing peace education in South Africa.

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Why Talk about Ubuntu for Warriors? DEPA webinar, 6th May

22nd April 2021

Our next webinar in the DEPA webinar series will see Professor Colin Chasi give a lecture based on his recent book, Ubuntu for Warriors. The DEPA webinar aims to promote dialogue on diverse theoretical, conceptual, and methodological perspectives within Africa.

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Launch of the DEPA website

2nd March 2021

We are pleased to announce the launch of the DEPA project website.

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DEPA webinar series

2nd March 2021

The DEPA seminar series started on 29 January. The second seminar took place on 3 March 2021. More details are available from the project Eventbrite page.