African Guest Researchers' Scholarship Programme 2013

Emily Achieng Akuno, Technical University of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya. The title of her current research project is “Urban soundscapes: Negotiating social change through performing arts − a case of selected young musicians in Nairobi, Kenya.” Hosting research cluster: Urban Dynamics.

Raphael Oanrewaju Babatunde, University of Ilorin, Department of Agricultural Economics, Ilorin, Nigeria. The title of his current research project is "Assessing the impact of social protection on food security in rural Nigeria." Hosting research cluster: Globalization, Trade and Regional Integration.

Dipaneh Joseph Hlalele, University of the Free State, Phuthaditjhaba, South Africa. The title of his current research project is "Creating sustainable rural learning ecologies." Hosting research cluster: Rural and Agrarian Change, Property and Resources.

Peter Amalo Makachia, Technical University of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya. The title of his current research project is “Urban housing design strategies and dweller-initiated transformations in Kenya.” Hosting research cluster: Urban Dynamics.

Thierry Nlandu, University of Kinshasa, Department of English, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. The title of his current research project is "Building a police ‘force for good’ in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Reform tactics that might engender changes." Hosting research cluster: Conflict, Security and Democratic Transformation.

Thaddeus Chidi Nzeadibe, University of Nigeria, Department of Geography, Nsukka, Nigeria. The title of his current research project is "Gender participation in the informal waste economy in urban Nigeria." Hosting research cluster: Urban Dynamics.

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