The AfOx Blog

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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New Appointments at the African Studies Centre

17th July 2017
Three African academics will be joining African Studies Centre, University of Oxford in different capacities this year. They are Katharina...
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It was the cold that made me miss the sun

14th July 2017
By Tsi Njim, MSc International Health and Tropical Medicine (2017) Kellogg College This is a story based on Tsi's fieldwork...
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AfOx Interviews Dr Shadreck Chirikure

11th July 2017
Video: Dr Shadreck Chirikure is an archaeologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Archaeology of the University of Cape...
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Robtel Neajai Pailey Awarded Mo Ibrahim Fellowship

10th July 2017
AfOx Steering Committee member and University of Oxford Alum Dr. Robtel Neajai Pailey has been awarded a prestigious Mo Ibrahim...
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Malawi’s High Commissioner to the UK meets with AfOx

7th July 2017
Kena Mphonda, Malawi High Commissioner to the United Kingdom met with the Africa Oxford Initiative team to discuss academic and...
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Oxford African Alumni


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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Nader Haddad

4th July 2017
"I never thought I would be so in love with a place on earth as much as I loved Oxford – it is a place that you think and dream of but when you land your feet on its soil, you realise it is exactly what you have been looking for"
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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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Rose Wachuka Macharia

19th April 2017
Rose works as an Advisor and Personal Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kenya, Amb. (Dr.) Amina Mohamed.
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Baafour Otu-Boateng

5th April 2017
Baafour is an Investment Manager at Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P) responsible for the Ghana office and portfolio. I&P is a family of impact funds fully dedicated to SMEs in Sub-Saharan Africa. In this capacity he serves as board director at a number of companies.
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