Focus on Research Africa


Focus on Research Africa

Rhodes House

Friday, May 17 2019

8:30am to 5:00 pm 

The Africa Oxford Initiative (AfOx) in partnership with The Oxford Africa Conference hosted the Focus on Research Africa (FORA) on May 17th 2019. A part of the events leading up to the annual Oxford Africa Conference.

FORA brought together experts from both Oxford and our partner African institutions from multidisciplinary fields to share knowledge, ideas and solutions on varied Africa-related issues. The day featured energetic keynote addresses and thought-provoking presentations from academics in the fields of health, politics, economics, astronomy,  archaeology, philosophy and history among others. Bringing together interdisciplinary researchers to discuss the importance of equitable research collaborations and good practices that make a research collaboration successful.