Category Archives: Diaspora Program

Conducting Research and Mentoring Students in Africa: CODESRIA College of Mentors Handbook

(Working papers) Conducting Research and Mentoring Students in Africa: CODESRIA College of Mentors Handbook by A. K. Bangura, J. A. Obando, I. I. Munene, C. Shisanya, CODESRIA, Dakar, 2019, ISBN: 978-2-86978-833-6
This handbook presents a selection of qualitative, quantitative, emergent and comparative research methods, many of which are African-centered. Furthermore; it discusses epistemological paradigms in the social research, mentoring techniques, publishing strategies, Internet research techniques, and research integrity and ethics. The book is...

African Academics in Germany Revitalising African Universities

(Working papers) African Academics in Germany Revitalising African Universities by George Mutalemwa, CODESRIA, Dakar, 2019, ISBN: 978-2-86978-855-8
African Academics in Germany: Revitalising African Universities is a thought-provoking work. It challenges African scholars to re-examine their contribution to their motherland. It invites German universities and scholarship providers to assess the relevance of the education offered towards the transformation of African higher learning institutions. The book provides a method of engaging African academics and...

De la dépendance vis-à-vis de l’Occident à l’expression du besoin de diaspora intellectuelle africaine: L’Université africaine et les défis de son développement

(Working papers) De la dépendance vis-à-vis de l’Occident à l’expression du besoin de diaspora intellectuelle africaine: L’Université africaine et les défis de son développement parA. Gueye, M. Okyerefo, P. Diédhiou, A. Bogale, CODESRIA, Dakar, 2019, ISBN: 978-2-86978-832-9
L’Université africaine est historiquement le produit d’une relation de dépendance vis-à-vis de l’Occident. Secret de polichinelle ! Dans sa sphère francophone comme dans sa zone anglophone, les traces d’une telle relation restent encore visibles à...

African Academic Diaspora Support to African Universities Program (The Diaspora Program)

This initiative seeks to mobilize the African academic diaspora to support African universities and strengthen the linkages between African academics in the diaspora and African Universities. The project entails the following four sets of activities
  1. Visiting African academic diaspora to African universities fellowships.
  2. College of senior academic Mentors drawn from the Diaspora to support doctoral students in African universities.
  3. Support for Multi-National Research Networks,
  4. Provision of Post-Doctoral Fellowships.