Sudan after al-Bashir - Time for Democracy and Revolutionary Change?

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Engelska parken Ihresalen, Engelska Parken, Thunbergsv. 3H, Uppsala
  • Lecturer: Ms. Afaf Doleeb, Activist and Master student in Peace and Conflict, Uppsala University Dr. Johan Brosché, Dept. of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University
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  • Organiser: Forum for Africa Studies
  • Contact person: Sten Hagberg
  • Phone: 018-4717030
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Winds of change are blowing in Sudan with President Omar al-Bashir’s fall from power in April 2019 after months of protests. Forum for Africa Studies invites to a round-table with well-informed and knowledgeable speakers.

Winds of change are blowing in Sudan with President Omar al-Bashir’s fall from power inApril 2019 after months of protests. Is this a democratic breakthrough? Do we witness arevolutionary change? What are the risks for authoritarian backlash? While the strongmobilization and the non-violent protests of the Sudanese Professionals Association allowfor hope about democratic change, many questions remain unanswered. The Forum forAfrica Studies invites to a round-table with well-informed and knowledgeable speakers.