Africa Knows! It is time to decolonise minds


This website features all the information generated for the online conference Africa Knows! that took place from 2 December 2020 until 28 February 2021. This conference was the closing activity of Africa2020, the year in which 17 countries on the African continent celebrated 60 years of independence.

Conference was organised by the Leiden African Studies Assembly (LeidenASA).

The available conference materials include:

Completed with extras:

These materials are accessible for everyone. You are free to use them as educational material or for other purposes.

In addition, a magazine was published to accompany the online conference. You can order a printed copy (44 pp.) for €10, inclusive of shipping costs, from Rik Jongenelen (r.g.l.jongenelen(at) Read the online version.