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Hugh Lamarque awarded Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship

Congratulations to Hugh Lamarque, who has received a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship to work at CAS for three years. [26 May 2020]

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‘Developing Data’ project awarded GCRF grant

We are pleased to announce that a new project, titled ‘Developing Data? Markets and Politics in a Digital Age’, has been awarded a GCRF Digital Innovation for Development in Africa grant. [14 May 2020]

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SJ Cooper-Knock awarded SFC-GCRF grant for Covid-19 research

SJ will join a colleagues at the University of the Western Cape to continue their Lockdown Diary Project. [27 Apr 2020]

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SFC-GCRF Covid-19 grant success

Jean-Benoît Falisse awarded SFC-GCRF grant for Covid-19 research. [24 Apr 2020]

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Dr Ini Dele-Adedeji joins CAS as a GCRF Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ini will be working on transitional justice in northeastern Nigeria, under the mentorship of Dr Akin Iwilade. [23 Apr 2020]

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Professor George ‘Sam’ Shepperson, with CAS since its 1962 beginnings, passes away

CAS regrets to announce the passing of Professor George ‘Sam’ Shepperson at the age of 98. [20 Apr 2020]

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