SOAS University of London

Centre of African Studies

2018 GDAI Residential School in Kigali, Rwanda

The Residential School is a weeklong intensive program of lectures, seminars and roundtable discussions for selected African participants exploring issues of governance and development in Africa. In 2018 the program was organised by the Centre of African Studies (CAS) at SOAS and supported by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation.

Speakers:
  • Nyambura Ngugi, UN Women Kenya

  • Christopher Cramer, Department of Development Studies, SOAS

  • Cheryl Hendricks, University of Johannesburg

  • Phil Clark, Department of Development Studies, SOAS

  • Jonathan Di John, SOAS - Department of Development Studies, SOAS

  • Jean-Paul Kimonyo, Sr Advisor on NEPAD, Office of the President of Rwanda

  • Carlos Oya - Department of Development Studies, SOAS

  • Yannick Vuylsteke, Mo Ibrahim foundation

As usual, the Centre of African Studies  has produced video lectures and interviews with this years' residential school participants and high profile experts on Governance in Africa. These are available online at: www.governanceinafrica.org