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Call for panels: ICES 20, Mekelle University, 2018

CALL FOR PANELS

The 20th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies will be organised by Mekelle University, in close communication with the International Organising Committee (IOC), the Institute of Ethiopian Studies (IES) and other stakeholders, academic institutions and partners worldwide, following the long established tradition.

ICES20 welcomes specialised academic panels to be organised by small groups of researchers active in Ethiopian Studies worldwide. Panels should be oriented towards the leading theme of the conference « Regional and Global Ethiopia – Interconnections and Identities ».

Deadline: 15 May 2017

For more information see: http://www.ices20-mu.org/abstract.html

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Evolution: The diet of African suids

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa.
Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments

(2015-2016)

8ème séance / 8th session: Environmental constraints and iterative convergent adaptations to grass-rich diets in Neogene and Quaternary African suids: An overview of morphological and ecological data, par/by Antoine SOURON (PACEA, UMR 5199/LabEx Sciences Archéologiques de Bordeaux)

Mercredi 10 août 2016 (16-17h30) / Wednesday 10 August 2016 (4:00 PM-5:30 PM). Lieu / Venue: Auditorium of the Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage

Organisation: CFEE & Authority for Research and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage (Heritage Collection & Laboratory Service Directorate, Heritage Training Unit).

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Publication: Climatic and Environmental Challenges

PUBLICATION CFEE / CFEE PUBLICATION

CAC5 - ClimaticDavid Ambrosetti, Jean-Renaud Boisserie, Deresse Ayenachew, Thomas Guindeuil, eds., Climatic and Environmental Challenges: Learning from the Horn of Africa, Addis Ababa, CFEE/OpenEdition, 2016 [coll. « Corne de l’Afrique contemporaine, 5].

Cet ouvrage inédit est disponible gratuitement en ligne sur le portail OpenEdition Books du CFEE. / This new book is available for free on the website OpenEdition Books of the CFEE: http://books.openedition.org/cfee/101

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Paleoecology and Dietary Adaptation of Plio-Pleistocene Giraffes from Shungura Formation

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa.
Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments

(2015-2016)

7ème séance / 7th session: Paleoecology and Dietary Adaptation of Plio-Pleistocene Giraffes from Shungura Formation, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, par/by YARED ASSEFA (ARCCH)

Mercredi 22 juin 2016 (16-17h30) / Wednesday 22 June 2016 (4:00 PM-5:30 PM). Lieu / Venue: Auditorium of the Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage

Organisation: CFEE & Authority for Research and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage (Heritage Collection & Laboratory Service Directorate, Heritage Training Unit).

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The Giant Horned Crocodiles that Ate our Ancestors

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa.
Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments

(2015-2016)

6ème séance / 6th session: The Giant Horned Crocodiles that Ate our Ancestors, par/by Christopher A. BROCHU (University of Iowa)

Jeudi 9 juin 2016 (16-17h30) / Thursday 9 June 2016 (4:00 PM-5:30 PM). Lieu / Venue: Auditorium of the Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage

Organisation: CFEE & Authority for Research and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage (Heritage Collection & Laboratory Service Directorate, Heritage Training Unit).

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Sacred Waters: Historical Ecology, Power, and the Soul of the Blue Nile

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

6ème séance / 6th session: Sacred Waters: Historical Ecology, Power, and the Soul of the Blue Nile, par / by James C. McCANN (Boston University)

The lecture will be in English.

Mardi 7 juin 2016, 16h-17h30, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Tuesday 7 June 2016, 4-5:30 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

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Tomas Getachew: Morphological and dietary evolution of Elephas recki

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa.
Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments

(2015-2016)

5ème séance / 5th session: Morphological and dietary evolution of Elephas recki from the Pliocene-Pleistocene Shungura Formation (Lower Omo, Ethiopia), par/by TOMAS GETACHEW (ARCCH)

Mardi 10 mai 2016 (16-17h30) / Tuesday 10 May 2016 (4:00 PM-5:30 PM). Lieu / Venue: Auditorium of the Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage

Organisation: CFEE & Authority for Research and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage (Heritage Collection & Laboratory Service Directorate, Heritage Training Unit).

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Jean-Renaud Boisserie: When nature changes

CONFÉRENCE / LECTURE

When nature changes (climate, environment, biodiversity)… Which consequences for life on Earth? Which consequences for our lives? A paleontological perspective on current environmental challenges, par/by Jean-Renaud BOISSERIE (CNRS/CFEE – Addis Ababa & IPHEP – Poitiers)

Conférence en anglais à l’Alliance éthio-française d’Addis-Abeba, lundi 30 novembre 2015, 17h30-19h, salle de cinéma / Lecture in English, Ethio-French Alliance of Addis Ababa, Monday, November 30th, 2015, 5:30-7 PM, theater.

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Dorothea McEwan: Discovering Schimper – Observations on Tigre

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

Séance exceptionnelle / Special session: Discovering Schimper – Observations on Tigre, by Dorothea McEWAN

Jeudi 26 novembre 2015, 14h-16h, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Thursday 26th November 2015, 2-4 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

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Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

Evolution: an international research seminar in eastern Africa.
Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments

(2015-2016)

1ère séance / 1st session: The extinction of great apes in Eurasia: environmental context revealed by ungulate teeth, par/by Gildas MERCERON

Jeudi 12 novembre 2015 (16-17h30) / Thursday November 12th 2015 (4:00 PM-5:30 PM). Lieu / Venue: Auditorium of the National Museum of Ethiopia

Organisation: CFEE & Authority for Research and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage (Heritage Collection & Laboratory Service Directorate, Heritage Training Unit).

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CFP: Making Heritage in Ethiopia / Faire le patrimoine en Ethiopie

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS / CALL FOR PAPERS

Les Annales d’Éthiopie, la revue scientifique du CFEE, lance un appel à contributions pour son numéro 31 (année 2016), sur le thème « Faire le patrimoine éthiopien ». Plus de détails ci-dessous.

Annales d’Éthiopie, the academic journal of CFEE, launches a call for papers for its issue 31 (2016). Topic: « Making heritage in Ethiopia ». Read more below.

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Potential of further UNESCO-Biosphere Reserves in Ethiopia

TERRAINS / FIELDWORKS

Potential of further UNESCO-Biosphere Reserves in Ethiopia

By Renée Moreaux

Renée Moreaux, diplômée en écologie du paysage, a effectué ses premières recherches en Éthiopie sur la réhabilitation des forêts  dans la région du lac Tana. Depuis juillet 2014, elle travaille à la Fondation Michael Succow à l’organisation de projets internationaux, principalement au développement des réserves de biosphère en Éthiopie. La dernière prospection de la mission dirigée par Renée Moreaux a été soutenue par le CFEE. Elle avait fait l’objet d’une présentation le 23 mars 2015 dans le cadre du CFEE Seminar on Contemporary Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.

Renée Moreaux is graduated in landscape ecology. Her first research in Ethiopia was on rehabilitation of forests in the lake Tana area (Ethiopia). Since July 2014, she manages for the Michael Succow Foundation several international projects, and principally the development of biosphere reserves in Ethiopia. The last survey of the mission lead by Renée Moreaux has been supported by CFEE. It has been presented on March 23rd 2015 in the framework of the CFEE Seminar on Contemporary Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.

(in English)

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Une histoire environnementale de la nation / An environmental history of nation

NOS ACTIVITÉS – PUBLICATION / OUR ACTIVITIES – PUBLICATION

Blanc_CouvG. Blanc, 2015, Une histoire environnementale de la nation. Regards croisés sur les parcs nationaux  du Canada, d’Éthiopie et de France, Paris, Publications de la Sorbonne.

Ouvrage publié avec le soutien du CFEE / Published with the support of CFEE

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Conference: Climate and Environment Changes

COLLOQUE / SYMPOSIUM

On April 7th, 8th and 9th 2015, CFEE together with the Institut français, the French Embassy to Ethiopia, the Horn of Africa Regional Environment Centre and Network (HoA-REC&N), Addis Ababa University, and the Alliance éthio-française (Addis Ababa), will organise an international conference entitled Coping with Climate and Environment Changes in Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.

Venue: HoA-REC&N Office, Gullele Botanical Gardens (GBG), Addis Ababa.

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Potential analysis of the development of biosphere reserves in Ethiopia

SÉMINAIRE/ SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar on Contemporary Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa (2014-2015)

6e séance / 6th session : Potential analysis of the development of biosphere reserves in Ethiopia, par / by Renée Moreaux (Michael Succow Foundation)

Cette séance est organisée en partenariat avec le Centre des sciences de l’environnement de l’Université d’Addis-Abeba / This session is organised in partnership with the Center for environmental sciences of Addis Ababa University.

Lundi 23 mars 2015 (14h) / Monday, March 23rd 2015 (2:00 pm). Lieu / Venue : Addis Ababa University, College of Natural Science, Arat Kilo Campus, Graduate Building, room 616.

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