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Call for Papers: 2017 Law and Development Conference

Law and Development: From the African Perspective

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 to Friday, September 8, 2017
Sponsors: 
The Law and Development Institute and the Centre for Comparative Law in Africa, University of Cape Town
Event Contact: 
Centre for Comparative Law in Africa, University of Cape Town

Economic development in Africa has been one of the most important issues on the global agenda. A number of development and law reform projects have been undertaken, but many African countries are yet to achieve successful economic development. The conference examines the development paths that have been taken in Africa over the years, discusses the challenges and explores new approaches to law and development that may yield better development results for Africa.

Venue: 
Cape Town