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Hakeem Belo-Osagie
Get creative about data. Be resilient when the electricity cuts out or a supplier doesn’t deliver. These are two pieces of advice for doing business in developing countries...
The Uganda Initiative for Integrated Management of Non-Communicable Diseases team
Twelve years ago, faculty and students from Yale and Uganda’s Makerere College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) began working and learning together with one goal: to improve...
Reverend Dr. Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong
In February of 2011, religious leaders from across Africa met in Accra, Ghana, to discuss their dual roles as people of faith and members of civil society. They sought to...
Yaa Oparebea Ampofo with a group of students
When Yale President Peter Salovey announced the Yale Africa Initiative in 2013, he inspired several Yale students from the continent to work toward achieving his goal of “...
Dr. Frank Minja, M.D.
YSM professor Dr. Frank Minja’s recent leave of absence took him to a Dar es Salaam hospital to upgrade their medical imaging technology — and quality of care.
Image of people fishing
For Yale’s David Post, it is the unintended consequence of his research and training project in Africa that may have the most lasting impact. Post, professor of ecology and...
Prof. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
On November 16th 2017, Prof. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu - Baëta-Grau professor of Contemporary African Christianity and Pentecostal Theology at the Trinity Theological Seminary in...