[nectar_dropcap color=”#27ccc0″]S[/nectar_dropcap]arah Meny-Gilbert, a PARI PhD fellow and research associate, will present papers this year at Sciences Po in Paris and the European Conference on African Studies in Basel.

In June, Sarah will present two papers at Sciences Po, or the Paris Institute of Political Studies – one of Europe’s leading universities in the social sciences. It was ranked fourth globally in politics and international studies.

Sarah will then travel to Basel, Switzerland, to present a paper at the 7th European Conference on African Studies, which is themed Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban. She will be one of more than 1 500 participants presenting papers. Other conference activities include 10 roundtable discussions, 18 book launches, 13 film screenings, 13 meetings and four keynote lectures.