34. Kofi Annan: Centre of the Storm

The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC) in collaboration with the UJ Library, held a Public Dialogue titled “South Africa’s Return to the United Nations Security Council; and Remembering Kofi Annan”.

This meeting first screened a documentary titled “Kofi Annan: Centre of the Storm” by David Grubin from 15h30–17h00, which was followed by a panel discussion from 17h00–18h30. This event was attended by 75 guests.

Chair: Professor Adekeye Adebajo, Director, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg.

Speakers: Mr. Doctor Mashabane, Chief Director: United Nations, in South Africa’s Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO).
Professor Suzanne Graham, Head of Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Johannesburg.

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University of Johannesburg’s Auckland Park Kingsway (APK) Campus Library, Chinua Achebe Auditorium on the sixth floor.


Tuesday, 4 September 2018