AFALA 2022 First Call for Papers

Opens: June 5, 2021
Closes: November 5, 2021

Notification of Acceptance

No later than November 20, 2021

Note: If you require a specific or earlier acceptance letter in order to obtain travel funding from your institution and other sources, please submit your abstract earlier and indicate that you require early notification.[/vc_column_text]


Early Bird

Opens: October 30, 2021
Closes: February 28, 2022

Normal Bird

Opens: February 29, 2022
Closes: June 25, 2022

Presenters must have registered no later than 15 August 2022, midnight (UTC), to guarantee a place in the program. Registration will remain open after this date, but conference organizers can not guarantee placement in the conference.

Late Bird

Opens: June 26 2022
Closes: October 22, 2022 (Conference end)

Conference dates

Day 1: Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Day 2: Thursday, October 20, 2022
Day 3: Friday, October 21, 2022
Day 4: Saturday, October 22, 2022 – Full day optional Anthropological Excursion (separate cost)

Anthropological Excursion

Full day: Saturday, October 22, 2022



Early Bird: USD 140
Regular Bird: USD 170
Late Bird/On-site: USD 200


Early Bird: USD 170
Regular Bird: USD 210
Late Bird/On-site: USD 250

Excursion: USD 60

The conference fee includes daily buffet lunch, morning and afternoon break refreshments, and one buffet dinner with a cultural show. The conference hotel, and most hotels in Nairobi, Kenya where participants may choose to stay, will include a breakfast buffet with the room rate. The optional Anthropological Excursion program is priced separately.