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Gender, Microfinance and Microcredit in West Africa: Empowerment for Whom?

Monday, October 22, 2018
5:30 pm
Upham Hall 249

A Work in Progress talk with Dr. Naaborle Sackeyfio. All are welcome; please email Lindsay Schakenbach Regele (regelels@miamioh.edu) or Youn Ki (kiy@miamioh.edu) for access to the pre-circulated paper. Light refreshments will be served.

Dr. Sackeyfio received her PhD from The Graduate Center, City University of New York. Her research interests encompass governance; political economy; energy and resource politics; gender and sustainable development with a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa. Her first book, Energy Politics and Rural Development: The Case of Ghana, was published in 2017. She is currently working on the dynamics of African migrant communities and the nature of political, as well as economic, incorporation in East Asia.

Sponsored by Political Economy Workshop research cluster, Humanities Center

Dr. Naaborle Sackeyfio
Dr. Naaborle Sackeyfio
Assistant Professor of Global and Intercultural Studies at Miami University