The AfOx Blog

£20 million research hub could help African teens achieve their full potential

22nd January 2019
AfOx is very proud to join the University of Oxford to run the UKRI GCRF Accelerating Achievement for Africa's Adolescents...
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Congratulations Caesar!

23rd October 2018
Bioethics in Africa: Theories and Praxis Well done to our former AfOx visiting fellow Caesar Atuire from the University of...
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Developing Mathematics in East Africa

19th July 2018
This is an extract from an article which describes the personal journey of its author - Balázs Szendrői - over...
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Is There Space for Learning and Teaching During Fieldwork?

18th May 2018
By Sasheenie Moodley (DPhil Area Studies (Africa), Wolfson College)
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Interview: Dr Roma Chilengi

12th February 2018
Dr Roma Chilengi from Zambia, is the Chief Scientific Officer of the Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ)....
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Interview: Dr Yakama Manty Jones

27th December 2017
Dr Yakama Manty Jones, Sierra Leone, is The Head of the President of Sierra Leone's Delivery Team. She is also...
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Oxford African Alumni

New plaque celebrates Oxford’s first black student

19th October 2017
Oxford's first black graduate is being celebrated with a plaque at his Oxford college.
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Abdul Raufu Mustapha has Passed Away

9th August 2017
Beloved, distinguished Oxford Professor of African Politics, Abdul Raufu Mustapha has passed away. Professor Mustapha, or Raufu, as he was...
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Interview with Nana Ayebia Clarke MBE

1st August 2017
Nana Ayebia is a Ghanaian-born publisher currently resident in the UK. She has a BA (Hons); and MSt in Women's...
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Meet Simukai Chigudu: Newest Departmental Lecturer at Oxford Department of International Development

24th July 2017
Simukai started out in Oxford by doing an MSc African Studies, then progressed to a DPhil in International Development. Now,...
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Sydelle Willow Smith

26th June 2017
Sydelle is a photographer and filmmaker. She is the co-founder of the first solar powered mobile cinema in Africa - Sunshine Cinema - where she has developed a solar powered cinema that fits in a box, as an activist toolkit.
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Victoria Mwirichia

3rd May 2017
Victoria Mwirichia, Master of Public Policy (2016) St Antony's College “If I travel to all the continents of the world,...
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