Scholars

photo: Oumou Traoré

photo: Oumou Traoré

Adwoa Owusuaa Bobie

Adwoa Owusuaa Bobie

Adwoa Owusuaa Bobie is a doctoral candidate at the University of Basel, Switzerland, studying Sociology and African studies. Her studies are funded by the Fondation Oumou Dilly and her project topic is “The Contribution of Middle-class to the Development of Fashion in Lagos” more

Aïdas Sanogo

Aidas

Aïdas Sanogo is currently enrolled as a PhD candidate at the Institute of Social Anthropology at the University of Basel. The project she is working on, “Corruption, conflict and cities in West and East Africa” is led by Prof. Till Förster and funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, The Oumou Dilly Foundation and the Forschungsfonds of the University of Basel. more

Amal Adel Abdrabo

Amal Adel Abdrabo

Amal Adel Abdrabo, lecturer in sociology and anthropology at Alexandria University in Egypt, joined the Center for African Studies at Basel University in Switzerland on a six-month postdoc fellowship funded by the Fondation Oumou Dilly (September 2017- February 2018). She is a graduate of Alexandria University in Egypt. more

Nestor Zante

Nestor

Nestor Zante est titulaire de deux Masters. Le premier, obtenu à l’université de Ouagadougou, s’intitule « De la maternité subie à la maternité voulue, femme et procréation en milieu rural moaga ». Cette recherche a exploré l’impact du contrôle social sur les logiques de procréation dans ladite communauté. more

Souley Issoufou Mamane Sani

Souley Issoufou Mamne Sani

Souley Issoufou Mamane Sani est un doctorant Nigérien en anthropologie en cotutelle à l’Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (ENSL) et l’Université Abdou Momouni de Niamey (UAM). Sa thèse porte sur un essai clinique randomisé conduit par Epicentre, un centre de recherche épidémiologique crée en 1987 par l’organisation humanitaire Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) more

Valentin Bognan Koné

Valentin Bognan Koné

Valentin Bognan Koné is a PhD candidate in Sociology of Health at University Felix Houphouët Boigny in Abidjan; an associated researcher at Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire; a member in the Group of Technology, Nutrition and Quality of Food. more

Victoria Osei-Bonsu

Victoria Osei-Bonsu

I am an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of English of the University of Ghana, Legon, where I teach courses in English Literature. My areas of research interest include Comparative Literature, Postcolonial Literature, Cultural Studies, and Gender Studies. more

Zoumana Sidibé

Zoumana

My name is Zoumana Sidibé, born October 28, 1989 in Bamako, Malian by nationality. I am one of the young photographers of the new generation in Mali. I have been passionate about images and drawings since childhood. I continued this passion by visiting the photo school “Cadre de promotion pour la formation en photographie“ (CFP) more