Dar Es Salaam

Dar es Salaam is an elusive city, and never so much as when you are a foreigner. It is not a capital city but it feels like one. It is not a tourist centre but its modern hotels host many visitors, always on their way to somewhere else. It is part bustling port, part white-sand beaches. It is an old...

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Conference on origins of early hominins in East Africa

3-6 Aug. The East African Association for Palaeoanthropology and Palaeontology (EAAPP) is holding its fifth biannual conference this week to review recent international research into the origins of ea...
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Ethnomusic symposium Dar es Salaam

The subject of this year's edition of the annual symposium is Music in Africa Today, Uses and Practices. The symposium, which is organised by the fine and performing arts department of the Universi...
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Tanzania Tradex 2014

About 20 countries will participate in this year's Tanzania Tradex 2014. The categories include automotives, building and construction, electronics, hotel and catering, medical and health, printing...
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Ethnomusicology Symposium at the University of Dar es Salaam

31 July-4 August 2012. The University of Dar es Salaam hosts an international Ethnomusicology Symposium. The speakers Prof. Gerhard Kubik and Prof. Frank Gunderson from the Department of Fine and P...