Silas Siakor

Governance in Africa: Silas Siakor

Silas Kpanan’Ayoung Siakor officially launched the Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) to empower local communities in Liberia to have an active role in natural resources governance. In 2006, Siakor received the Goldman Environmental Prize, the world’s largest prize honouring grassroots environmentalists,… View full post


Governance in Africa: Professor David Simon

In this episode of Governance in Africa Conversations, presenter Robtel Pailey speaks to David Simon, Professor of Development Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London.


Governance in Africa: Pat Pridmore

Pat Pridmore works at the Institute of Education, University of London and is an expert in the relationship between Governance, Education and Health Systems in Africa. In this interview, host Robtel Pailey talks to Pat Pridmore about her work and… View full post


Governance in Africa: Dr. Jibrin Ibrahim

In the first of the series Armando Conte speaks to Dr. Jibrin Ibrahim, the director of The Centre for Democracy and Development, which provides advocacy and research for governance in West Africa as well as training for foreign NGO staff… View full post


Governance in Africa: Daniel Kaufmann

In this episode Armando Conte interviews Daniel Kaufmann, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and previously Director at the World Bank Institute, leading expert on Governance and Anti-Corruption. Daniel Kaufmann has an incredible theoretical and practical knowledge on Governance and… View full post