Rabat, Morocco, 5-9 December 2011   

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Monday, 5 December 2011

09.00 – 11.40 Opening Ceremony

Words of Welcome

Musical Interlude (5 minutes)

Goodwill messages

Opening Keynote Lecture of the 13th CODESRIA General Assembly

Speech of the Guest of Honor and Official Opening of the 13th CODESRIA General Assembly

Opening of the Book and Photo Exhibition

11.40 – 12.00 Coffee Break

12.00 – 13.30 : Opening Ceremony (Continued)

Musical Interlude (5 minutes)

Rapporteurs : Abderahmane Ngaïdé, Brahim El Morchid and Puleng Lenka Bula

13.30 – 14.30 Lunch Break

14.30 – 16.00 Roundtable in Honor of Prof. Samir Amin, Director of the Third World Forum and of the World Forum of Alternatives, and former Executive Secretary of CODESRIA : Thinking the Future, Reclaiming our Future

Venue: Plenary Room

Chair: London School of Economics, Former Executive Secretary of CODESRIA

Rapporteurs: Ramola Ramtohul & Ndèye Sokhna Guèye


General discussion

Response from Samir Amin

16.00 – 16.10 - Goodwill messages (4 minutes each) : SIDA, NORAD, DANIDA

16.10 – 16.30 Coffee Break

16.30 – 17.30 Second Plenary Session: Miriam Makeba Keynote Lecture

Venue: Plenary Room

Chair: Prof. Abdelghani Abouhani, Director of City Planning, Ministry of City Planning, Institut national d’urbanisme et de l’aménagement, Former member of the CODESRIA Executive Committee

Rapporteurs: Ibrahim Oanda Ogachi & Jacques Tshibwabwa

Introduction of the Keynote Speaker: Prof. Fatima Harrak, Vice-President of CODESRIA

Keynote Speaker : name to be precised later


17.30 – 17.40 Goodwill messages (4 minutes each) : ACBF, OSF, TrustAfrica

17.40 – 19.00 Tertiary Education and University Leadership in Africa in the Second Decade of the 21st Century

Venue: Plenary Room

Chair: Akilagpa Sawyerr, , Former Secretary General of the African Association of Universities (AAU), Former President of the CODESRIA Executive Committee

Rapporteurs : Ibrahim Oanda Ogachi & Jacques Tshibwabwa


19.00 – 20.00 Cocktail