Africa Area Information Session

Online

Are you still not entirely sure which area you want to choose? Can you not decide between two or more languages? Or do you simply want to get a first impression of what is going to expect you in the African area courses next semester? Then join us on Friday Read more…

Falemos Português!

Online

Olá a todxs! The Portuguese language café is back and this time it will be better than ever! We (the BASIS Latin America Committee) have paired up with the BASIS Africa Committee in order to organize a playfully educational night, filled with fun pub quizzes and good company. No ticket Read more…

Guest Lecture: The Impact of Covid on Migration in Africa

Online

Make sure to join us for a guest lecture by Otieno Ong'ayo on the impact of COVID-19 on migration in Africa. Ong'ayo is a political scientist from the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) with a PhD on Ghanaian diaspora, and he is very interested in the relation between migration Read more…

Guest Lecture Anton de Kom by Karwan Fatah-Black

Online

In light of Black History month and Anton de Kom's 123rd birthday, we are excited to welcome Dr. Karwan Fatah-Black as our guest speaker. We are also welcoming the Stichting Standbeeld Anton de Kom in Den Haag, who are working on erecting a statue of Anton de Kom in The Read more…

Falemos Português!

Online

Olá a todxs! The Portuguese language café is back and this time it will be better than ever! We (the BASIS Latin America Committee) have paired up with the BASIS Africa Committee in order to organize a playfully educational night, filled with fun pub quizzes and good company. No ticket Read more…

Falemos Português!

Olá a todxs! The Portuguese language café is back and this time it will be better than ever! We (the BASIS Latin America Committee) have paired up with the BASIS Africa Committee in order to organize a playfully educational night, filled with fun pub quizzes and good company. No ticket Read more…

African City Walk

The Hague The Hague

Are you craving Authentic African Food but you are too busy to travel to the continent?  Wow, this is your lucky day! 🥳 In collaboration with two East-African restaurants: Djebena 🇪🇷 and 3 Stones 🇰🇪, the Africa Committee is excited to announce a Restaurant City Walk throughout the city centre of the Read more…

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Swahili Language Café

The Africa Committee is organising another Swahili Language Café where we come together and practice our Swahili language skills! All levels of Swahili are welcome!🤩 The event will take place on the 9th of November at 6PM at the ESN Common Room (Beehive). Please sign up via this form in Read more…

“Timbuktu” Movie Screening

Join the BASIS Africa Committee for our movie screening of "Timbuktu" (2014) next week, on November 11th. The movie is set in Mali, following the lives of Kidane's nomadic cattle-herding family whose survival is increasingly placed at risk by Jihadists occupying Timbuktu in 2012. While the Jihadists try to impose Read more…

Africa Info Night

First-Years interested in choosing Africa: Join us for our Info Night! Are you still unsure about which region you want to choose for the remainder of your studies? Don't worry, we know your struggle! The Africa Committee is organizing an info session during which we will tell you about our Read more…

Movie Screening: “Rafiki”

Wijnhaven Campus - Room 3.46 Turfmarkt 99, The Hague

The Africa Committee is happy to announce our first event of this year: a movie screening of "Rafiki," produced in 2018 in Kenya, by director Wanuri Kahiu. The movie follows the story of two young women, Kena and Ziki, who first become friends and later fall in love. As their Read more…

The Sudanese Revolution: Mini-lecture and Q&A

Wijnhaven Campus - Room 3.48 Turfmarkt 99

The BASIS Middle East & Africa Committees present: The Sudanese Revolution: Mini-lecture and Q&A with Dr. H.A.M. Taha of the Van Vollenhoven Institute! 🇵🇸 Her lecture will be tailored around civil society during the 2019 protests and subsequent coup that have paved the way for significant democratic transition in the Read more…

French Language Café

ESN Common Room Beehive

The French Language Café is back, the BASIS Europe and Africa committees teamed up to make the it happen, and you are invited! When? Thursday March 17, 19:30-21:00 Where? ESN Common Room (Beehive) Hope to see you there! 🇫🇷

Arabic Language Café

ESN Common Room Beehive

Join the BASIS Africa and Middle-East in the ESN Common Room this Thursday ( April 7 ) to practice your Arabic skills - speakers on all levels are welcome, and snacks are provided!

Africa Borrel

Jimz Pub Herenstraat 15, Den Haag

Basis Africa and Social committee invite you to their borrel: When Wednesday April 20, from 20:00 Where? Jimz Pub Hope to see you there!

Africa Movie Night

Wijnhaven Campus - Room 3.48 Turfmarkt 99

The Africa Committee Movie Night is back, this time with a screening of the film 'District 9' ! When? Monday April 25, 19:30 Where? Wijnhaven Room 3.48

Panel Discussion: Current Development of Sino-African Relations

Leiden University -WIjnhaven Campus - Room 2.02

Hey guys! A panel discussion on the current development of, Sino-African Relations 🌍 🇨🇳will take place on Monday the 9th of may at 17.30, in Wijnhaven 2.02. The panel, organized by Africa and East Asia and Committees, will include Dr. Stacey Links, scholar expert in the Human Rights dimension of Read more…

Rwandan Embassy Visit

We are happy to announce our collaboration with the Rwandan Embassy for this exciting event: A visit to the embassy and a conversation with the embassy officials.🤩 The main topic of this conversation will be sustainability and environmental protection in Rwanda - Rwanda being one of the first countries to Read more…

Lecture by Rwandan Ambassador

Wijnhaven Campus - Room 3.46 Turfmarkt 99, The Hague

On Tuesday 24th May at 15h00 room 3.46, the Ambassador of Rwanda will be coming to Wijnhaven to give a guest lecture on ‘’The role of the youth in fighting against the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda’’. The lecture will be concluded with a short Q&A session. Sign Read more…

Back to school get together

Paleistuin Prinsessewal, Den Haag

Hello everyone! The Africa Committee is back🤩 We are super excited to announce our first event of this academic year happening TOMORROW from 18h00 at Palestuin. We are organizing a get together with the Africa committee😍 Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks will be provided and we will be playing nice African Read more…