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The eighth African Population Conference will be hosted by the government of Uganda and the Union for African Population Studies in Entebbe, Uganda, 18-22 November, 2019. The theme of the conference will be

Harnessing Africa’s Population Dynamics for Sustainable Development:
25 Years after Cairo and Beyond

All pages on this website are available in English and French. You can select the language option from the links on the top right hand side of each page.

Now Accepting Submissions 

We are happy to report that we have finalized the Call for Papers for the 8th African Population Conference. A PDF version can be found below in "Reference Documents". Please click on the "Sessions by Topic" link on the toolbar to access the sessions organized by topics.
Thanks to members of the Program Committee, colleagues who agreed to organize a session, and all those who contributed ideas and suggestions.

The website is now ready for submissions of papers and posters for the conference.


Important Dates

May 25, 2019. Online submission of papers or abstracts start

June 30, 2019. Deadline for submitting papers or abstracts

July 31, 2019. Authors are notified of papers accepted to regular sessions.

August 31, 2019. Information to authors of posters and additional sessions, including member/partner-initiated meetings to be incorporated in the main programme

September 15, 2019. Revision of final abstracts to be published in the Conference Programme

October 1, 2019. Submission of final papers to conference website and to discussants and session chairs

November 18, 2019. Conference Begins