Event Date/Time: Aug 08, 2011 End Date/Time: Aug 11, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Jun 30, 2011
Paper Submission Date: Aug 15, 2011
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The theme of the conference is “Redrawing the boundaries of difference in the region: Regionalisation
as a new space for educational change” is a broad theme, to include the following sub-themes:
1. ‘Boarderless’ education and the economic and social factors at play
2. Political influence on education
3. HIV/AIDS Issues in Education
4. Climatic Change and Education
5. The Internationalisation of education from various perspectives
6. From donation to collaboration (South/North-South Collaboration, development partners in education)
7. Alliance vs. competition in education
8. Quality assurance in higher education
The format of the conference will include full length papers, workshops, panel discussions, symposia, round
table discussions and poster presentations. Abstracts of papers (max. 350 words) can be submitted to the
conference organizers, Dr. Mary, T. K. Ocheng, Dr. Betty Akullo Ezati, Dr. Proscovia Namubiru-Ssentamu
and Jo-Anne Adams-Underhill.
Local and international scholars and agencies in the field of Comparative, International, Development
Education, History and Sociology of Education are invited to attend and participate in this four-day workshop.
Consult the SACHES website: www.saches.co.za.
Abstracts should be submitted electronically (by e-mail), in RTF/MSWord format as file attachments (not as
part of the message) to the conference organiser at the following e-mail addresses:
A conference book with all the papers presented at the conference will be published after the conference.
REGISTRATION FEES: R1 650-00 (This includes SACHES membership as well as one year’s free
subscription to its international journal, SARE)
Registered students: R 950-00
Registration fees cover lunches and tea/coffee breaks for the duration of the conference.
The conference dinner will be held on Tuesday 9 August 2011, at an extra fee of R150-00 per person.
Electronic registration forms will be available January 2011.
Delegates can deposit the registration fee into the following bank account:
Account Detail:
ABSA: Active Save
Account Number: 23527847
Branch Code: 632005
Swift Code for delegates abroad: ABSA ZA JJ
Reference: jinjanile conf + name
Fax proof of payment: +27 86 624 5001 for Jo-Anne’s attention
Delegates can book accommodation directly at:
Tel: +256- 434 122190/1/2 Fax: +256-434 122 581
E-mail: nileresort@source.co.ug Website: www.madahotels.com.jinjanile


Additional Information

CONFERENCE ORGANISERS: Any further queries can be addressed to: Southern African Team Jo-Anne Adams-Underhill E-mail: joanne.adams@saches.co.za Tel: +27 84 929 0170 Fax: +27 86 624 5001 Eastern African Team Dr. Mary K. Ocheng Dr. Betty A. Ezati E-mail: mocheng@educ.mak.ac.ug E-mail bezati@educ.mak.ac.ug Tel: +256 772 66 30 50 Tel: +256 772 46 71 88 Dr. Proscovia S. Namubiru E-mail: psnamubiru@umi.ac.ug Tel: +256 774 12 06 07