AfOx insaka

The AfOx insaka is a gathering for sharing ideas and knowledge about Africa-focused research with speakers from diverse and varied academic disciplines.
There are two events each term. On Friday of Week 3, and Friday of Week 7. Each event will feature two talks by speakers from different disciplines, followed by questions and discussion. Drinks will be served afterwards.

Upcoming insakas

Friday 2nd February, 2018
Prof Wale Adebanwi , University of Oxford: ‘The Slum, the City and the State: Social Action and Citizens’ Rights in a Lagos Slum’
Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka, University of Oxford: ‘Can Health investments benefit conservation and sustainable development?’

Friday 2nd March, 2018
Dr Amma Serwaah-Panin, University of Oxford; “God insures those who pay? Insurance and religious offerings.”
Prof Garret Cotter, University of Oxford: “Breaking the speed limit: Exploring the high-energy universe from Namibia, using particles travelling faster than the speed of light”

Friday 11th May, 2018
Speakers to be confirmed

Friday 8th June, 2018
Speakers to be confirmed

Past insakas

Friday 27th October, 2017
Prof Kelly Chibale: ‘Pioneering and Seeding a pharmaceutical R&D Industry in Africa’
Prof Sandy Fredman: ‘Reconstruction and Recovery: Invigorating Human Rights for the World’

Friday 24th November, 2017
Dr Ana Namburete: ‘Beyond the Cranial Vault: Imaging the Fetal Brain using Ultrasound’
Dr Simukai Chigudu: ‘People were Dying Like Flies: The Politics of Cholera, Crisis and Citizenship in Zimbabwe’




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      The Africa Oxford Initiative
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      United Kingdom