Professor Patricia Daley Recognised in “Oxford Portraits”

Professor Patricia Daley, a Professor of Human Geography of Africa ( and a member of the African Studies Centre’s Consultative Committee by virtue of being part of the African Studies Teaching Faculty at Oxford University, has been recognised among the 24 people chosen to represent the diversity in background, gender and accomplishments of scholars, staff and alumni of the University of Oxford. (See BBC News report for Daley’s painting:


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Announcing Researching Africa Day 2015!

16th Annual Researching Africa Day Workshop

Saturday, 7th March 2015, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford,  09:00 - 17:45

Every year, Researching Africa Day brings together post-graduate and early career researchers from across a range of disciplines. The Day offers an opportunity to discuss research strategies and approaches, to develop ideas in a constructive, stimulating, and engaging environment, and to network with other researchers. The 2015 Researching Africa Day will bring together post-graduate and early career researchers to reflect imaginatively on where African welfare is found, who provides it, and why.

The title of the 2015 workshop is:

Imagining Welfare in Contemporary Africa: Interdisciplinary Reflections