PhD students

A. (Anika) Altaf
Anika Altaf conducts PhD research on the ethics of targeting for poverty alleviation. This is a research of the targeting practices of partner organizations of Development Agencies.
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A. (Adamou) Amadou
Adamou Amadou holds a degree in Visual Anthropology from the University of Tromsø and is currently attached to the University of Ngaoundere (Cameroon).
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K. (Kassim) Assouma
Kassim Assouma is a PhD candidate and a Junior Researcher in the NWO-funded project, “Increasing Political Leverage of Informal and Formal Workers’ Organisations for Inclusive Development: The cases of Ghana and Benin”.
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K. (Karin) van Bemmel
Karin van Bemmel is since October 2011 working on her PhD entitled ‘Mental Health and the Conceptualization of Illness in a Post-Conflict Area’.

I. (Inge) Butter
Inge Butter is a cultural anthropologist who specializes in the Arabic language and Arab culture.
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N.A.T. (Nilza) César
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A. (Antonio) Frank
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T.N. (Thijs) den Hertog
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F. (François ) Janse van Rensburg
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P.H. (Peter) Justin
Peter Justin (born in Yei – Sudan), is a PhD candidate in the ‘Grounding Land Governance’ Programme.
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A.H. (Agnieszka) Kazimierczuk
Agnieszka Kazimierczuk is working in the framework of the NWO-funded project Dutch Multinational Businesses, Dutch Government and the Promotion of Productive Employment in Sub-Sahara Africa.
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D. (Doreen) Kobusingye
Doreen Nancy Kobusingye is a Ph.D researcher under the ‘Grounding Land Governance’ Programme, based at the African Studies Centre in Leiden, the Netherlands.

A.M. (Alice) Kubo
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K. (Koundja) Mayoubila
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S.A.A. (Serena) Nasongo
Serena Adhiambo Adede Nasongo is a Ph.D. candidate in the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR) studies in University of Amsterdam.
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B. (Belindah) Okello
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D. (Doreen) Setume
Senzokuhle Doreen Setume is a PhD. candidate of social anthropology with the African Studies Centre in Leiden. She is a lecturer of Religious Studies at Molepolole College of Education (affiliated to the University of Botswana) in Botswana.

R. (Rosine) Tchatchoua Djomo
Rosine Tchatchoua Djomo is a PhD student under the research project: Land governance reform in Central Africa.
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M. (Martin) van Vliet
Martin van Vliet (1979) studied Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at the University of Leiden. He wrote a master thesis on the implementation of Mali's decentralization process from a cultural perspective.
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M. (Menno) Welling
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M.L. (Merel) van 't Wout
Merel van ‘t Wout recently started as a PhD candidate in the project Society and Change in Northern Ghana: Dagomba, Gonja, and the Regional Perspective on Ghanaian History led by dr. M.R. Doortmont.
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