2024: GDR-Rift Symposium

GDR Rift Symposium

May 13-17 2024: Kenya – Maasaï Mara University

The 3rd GDR RIFT symposium will be held at Maasai Mara University, Narok (Kenya), from May 13 to 17, 2024.

The aim of the symposium is to promote interdisciplinary research on the East African Rift Valley. Three days of scientific presentations (May 13-15) will be followed by two days of field visits (May 16-17). Workshops and training session will also be organized.

Registration is free, but mandatory. The field trips will be financed by the GDR Rift in collaboration with the University of Maasaï Mara. Flights and accommodation are to be funded by each participant. However, in line with our policy of encouraging scientific collaboration, we will provide funding for a number of participants. Priority will be given to students and young researchers from the Rift countries.

The scientific call for papers and registration form are here.

  • Fill and send to: rift.colloquium2024[at]gmail.com
  • Submission: until January, 19th
  • Selection of proposals: January, 26th
We hope to see you there!

The GDR RIFT Scientific Committee



Great African Rift
Interdisciplinary Group

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