TAKAFUL: SECOND ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON ARAB PHILANTHROPY AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT 10-12 June 2012

full name / name of organization: 
John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement at the American University in Cairo
contact email: 
gcresearch@aucegypt.edu

The Takaful Conference 2012 provides an interdisciplinary opportunity to present research in the areas of citizen engagement and philanthropic practice in the Arab region. The conference is structured to encourage interaction between scholars and those active in the field, with the hope of contributing to sound policy and practice during an important time of transition. Takaful 2012 is organized by the John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement at the American University in Cairo.
Abstracts of not more than one page are invited in English, French or Arabic. The conference will accommodate simultaneous translation in English and Arabic.
The deadline for abstract submissions is December 1, 2011. Successful applicants will be informed by the end of January, 2012. Final papers will be due by May 10th in order to give time for feedback and circulation to other panel members

Following the conference, authors are invited to revise their papers in light of the conference feedback and resubmit for publication in Takaful 2012 Volume.

For any questions about submissions or any other aspect of Takaful 2012, please send an e-mail to gcresearch@aucegypt.edu or call Sherine El Taraboulsi at 20.2. 2615. 1348.

Please visit our website at http://www.aucegypt.edu/research/gerhart/rprogram/Pages/TakafulConferenc...

cfp categories: 
interdisciplinary