It was the second workshop of the DFG project "On the saf(v)e side: Informal business associations and future aspirations in the Ethiopian diaspora". In addition to the 14 presenters, the workshop was attended by a number of staff from the University of Jinka, as well as employees of governmental and non-governmental organizations. It kicked off with Dr. Alula Pankhurst's keynote lecture, "Uncaptured civil society? iddir funerary insurance and iqqub savings institutions."
Workshop in Jinka, Ethiopia
On April 5th and 6th, 2023, the workshop "Saving (for) the future' - Informal savings and insurance associations as future-making practices" took place at the South Omo Research Center of the University of Jinka, Ethiopia.