Africa 2020: For the press

Country information

Are you a journalist looking for information about the 17 countries that became independent in 1960? Visit the special country information page.
Are you looking for other information? Visit the Find Expertise page or the ASCL Country Portal

Contact

Would like to speak to a researcher? Please contact our press officers:
Fenneken Veldkamp
Phone +31 (0)71 527 5769 (m: click to dial)
Mobile +31 (0)6 426 38 454 (m: click to dial)
f.veldkamp@asc.leidenuniv.nl

Press releases about Africa 2020

Press release with latest info about the conference 'Africa: 60 years of independence' (in Dutch) 24 January 2020

Press release about the conference 'Africa: 60 years of independence' (in Dutch) 19 December 2019

Press release about Africa 2020 (in Dutch) 12 November 2019

ASC in the media about Africa 2020

Clingendael Spectator-serie 'Afrika: 60 jaar onafhankelijkheid': Lidewyde Berckmoes: De toekomst van oorlog en vrede in Afrika: drie trends (in Dutch, 18 augustus)

 
Clingendael Spectator-serie 'Afrika: 60 jaar onafhankelijkheid': Ton Dietz: De gevolgen van Afrika’s kolossale bevolkingsgroei (in Dutch, 7 juli 2020)
 
Clingendael Spectator-serie 'Afrika: 60 jaar onafhankelijkheid': Jan Abbink: Zeven factoren bepalen de politieke vooruitzichten in Afrika (in Dutch, 28 mei 2020)