Visits to Leiden

In april 2015 Haatmebo and Francis attended a workshop at NIAS.

Haatembo: “The workshop at NIAS was very insightful and enriching. It allowed me the opportunity to meet and network with other scholars across disciplines that are working with similar data but from a different perspective, a perspective of scholarly material I was not aware my data could yield. It also gave me the opportunity to learn about new methods, approaches and trends in working with video. I am looking forward to future collaborations to see what new findings my data can yield”.

 Haatembo and Francis during their stay at NIAS in Wassenaar

Francis: “When I started my PhD program, I did not know what to expect. The video data collected during the course of my studies opened up doors to attend NIAS workshop. Being part of the NIAS workshop was a thoroughly engaging as well as eye opener experience for me as a young scholar. The workshop itself was most stimulating, enjoyable and rewarding. Considering the workshop draw experts from different parts of the world, the cross-cultural environment made me realize that there is as much to learn from others’ experiences as there is from one’s own. This experience has definitely opened new doors of understanding and collaborative research. The experience has also