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OnderwijsUniversity of Groningen Summer SchoolsThe Curse of Natural Gas Resources

Course information

Target group

This Summer School is intended for Master students and for last year Bachelor students who are willing to participate in cultural diverese teams. Participants are expected to have prior knowledge of the world of energy and should have a general interest in Africa.


The summer school programme will start on Sunday 1 July 2018 with welcoming drinks, and end on Saturday evening 7 July 2018.

Learning outcomes

After this course you will:

  • be able to relate questions on energy transition to the local perspective
  • have experience of working in an African context
  • be able to work in intercultural teams

After successful completion of the summer school, a certificate of attendance will be awarded.


Dr. B.J.W. Pennink, University of Groningen
Dr. B. Mnzava, IFM, Dar es Salaam
Guest speakers will be announced soon.

Language requirements

It is expected that the participants have a sufficient command of the English language to actively participate in the discussions and to present their own work in English .

Last modified:02 October 2018 1.07 p.m.