Call for Papers for the 9th International Interdisciplinary Conference, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya on June 26 to 28, 2019 at Multimedia University of Kenya

Maurice Amutabi Announcement
Subject Fields
Area Studies, Humanities, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, Teaching and Learning

Organized and hosted by Multimedia University of Kenya, African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA) and the Centre for Democracy, Research and Development (CEDRED), this 9th International Interdisciplinary Conference will be held on June 26 to 28, 2019 at Nairobi, Kenya. Send abstracts of between 250 and 500 words, including full contact details (title, name, address, email-address, and telephone) as well as institutional affiliation by March 30, 2019 to Prof. Maurice N. Amutabi at or or or  or

The deadline for submission of full papers or PowerPoint presentation (one of them is adequate) is May 30, 2019. Most papers presented at the conference will be selected and published in edited volumes and journals – Journal of African Interdisciplinary Studies (JAIS) and Journal of Popular Education in Africa (JOPEA) - affiliated to African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA) and the Centre for Democracy, Research and Development (CEDRED), based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Important dates

Deadline for submission of abstracts – March 30, 2019

Deadline for submission of PowerPoint presentation or full papers May 30, 2019

Conference dates – June 26-28, 2019

Colloquium 1: Global Trends in Development in Africa

Colloquium 2: Environmental, Business and Resources

Colloquium 3: Education and Development

Colloquium 4: Courts, Constitutions and Human Rights

Colloquium 5: Engineering, Science and Technology

Colloquium 6: The Third Sector, Religious Organizations and non State Agencies in Development

Colloquium 7: Security, Peace and Conflict

Colloquium 8: Library, Information and Communication Technology and Media

Colloquium 9: Global Trends in Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Research

Colloquium 10: Health, Medicine and Development

Colloquium 11: Engineering and Technology

Colloquium 12: Agriculture, Livestock Development, Fisheries and Irrigation

Colloquium 13: Forestry and Wildlife Management

Colloquium 14: Water, Mining and Petroleum

Colloquium 15: Roundtables, independent panels and association meetings

Registration Fees:

1. Staff from East African Universities and Organizations US$ 60 (KES 6,000)

2. Students with University ID and letter of admission US$ 50 (KES 5,000)

2. Rest of Africa US$ 150 (Students US$130)

3. Rest of the World – Europe, North America, Asia, etc US$ 200 (students US$180)

4. Exhibition and advertising stand - US$ 200

Contact Information

Prof. Maurice N. Amutabi, Convener and Chair

Centre for Democracy, Research and Development (CEDRED), Nairobi, Kenya

P.O. Box 13447-00400,

Nairobi, Kenya

E-mail: or or or  or

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