Monday, September 26, 2016

ZIRPP Monthly Lecture:"Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Crisis in Mayotte"

 There will be another ZIRPP Monthly Lecture.


Chairperson: Mr. Muhammad Yussuf
Speaker: Ms. Sarah Bolger
Subject: "Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Crisis in Mayotte"
Date and Time: Saturday 01 October 2016 at 4.00PM.
Venue: ZIRPP Office,Third Floor, behind Majestic Cinema (above ZANLINK)


ABSTRACT: This presentation will look at the historical background to the current situation in Mayotte, a small Island in the Indian Ocean. It examines the evolution of the relationships between the Island, the Comoros and France; and the bearing these have on the contemporary crisis facing the Island.


Finally, the presenter will examine the way forward for all stakeholders on the continued peace and stability of the Island with key recommendations for the future.


Tea, Coffee and Snacks will be served freely.


Please forward this message to anybody who may be interested. Those who would like to attend should send their email addresses and telephone numbers to:zirpp@googlegroups.com.


Please confirm your participation. You may bring one or two friends with you.


All are welcome.

Muhammad Yussuf
Executive Director
Zanzibar Institute for Research and Public Policy
P.O. Box 4523, Zanzibar, Tanzania;
Tel: +255 242 223-8474;
Fax: +255 242 223-8475;
Cellular: 0777 707820;

Website: www.zirpp.info