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Debates from the South

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Week 8 - Debates from the South

Ageing in the youngest region of the world: towards a pan-African research agenda, strategies, and action

About the Speaker:

Professor Jaco Hoffman

Jaco Hoffman, DPhil (Oxon), is associate professor of socio-gerontology and leader of the Optentia Research Focus programme: Ageing and Generational Dynamics in Africa (AGenDA), North-West University, South Africa as well as senior research fellow in the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford, UK. He is also an honorary fellow in the Institute of Ageing in Africa, University of Cape Town. Jaco co-directs, with Prof Sebastiana Kalula (UCT), the International Longevity Centre (ILC) – South Africa.

Convener: Professor Sarah Harper

This event is part of a seminar series:

Michaelmas 2020 Seminar Series

  This term we present a series of Lectures and Brown Bag debates from our various networks around the world.  These will cover topics relevant to the various research undertaken at the Institute of Population Ageing.  Two sessions will be provided by colleagues in the AFoX collaboration and from the Medical Sciences.  The Brown Bag Debates this term will cover different ...

Event Details

03 December 2020 14:00 - 15:30


Online with Zoom