Akinyinka Akinyoade

Akinyinka AkinyoadeAkinyinka Akinyoade is a Hydrologist turned Demographer. He obtained a Doctoral degree in Development Studies with emphasis on Population and Rural Development at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague. Akinyinka’s research activities are on population health and development, with special attention on fertility dynamics and family planning in West Africa; migration (human trafficking and forced labor in Nigeria); decentralization (public service delivery in education and health sectors of Nigeria, Cameroon, Tanzania and Indonesia).

His work experience spans Nigeria (Population Statistician at the National Population Commission); Ghana (Lectured at the Department of Sociology, University of Cape Coast, and provided professional assistance as an Editor in the 5-year multi-round survey of the Demography Unit of the UCC); and Country Coordinator Nigeria for the Tracking Development project that compared development trajectories of Nigeria and Indonesia, recently concluded at the ASC.

Now a Senior Researcher at the ASC, Akinyinka gives lectures on Quantitative Research Methodology; his latest research endeavor is on migration (emerging trend and diaspora connections) as part of the collaborative research group ‘Roads to Prosperity’; and in partnership with Wijnand Klaver conducting technical assessment of food and nutrition security scenarios for Africa 2010-2050, which has brought a convergence of his educational background in Hydrology and Demography.

Keywords: Africa, demographics, population health, fertility dynamics in West Africa, migration, decentralization, food security.

Dr. A. (Akinyinka) Akinyoade
Senior researcher
+31 (0)71 527 6701
Room number: 3.A01a

Publications by A. Akinyoade in the ASCL catalogue
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ASC-KDCN-VSO Kenya volunteer project : maximizing the value of the Kenyan diaspora
(2016)
A. Akinyoade; A.O. Ongáyo
Type of Publication: Other

Dangote Cement : an African success story?
(2016)
A. Akinyoade; C.U. Uche
Type of Publication: Other

The use of local raw materials in beer brewing: Heineken in Nigeria
(2016)
A. Akinyoade; O. Ekumankama; C.U. Uche
Type of Publication: Journal Article

African roads to prosperity : people en route to socio-cultural and economic transformations
(2015)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

Nigerians in transit: the trader and the religious in Jerusalem House, Ghana
(2015)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: J.B. Gewald; A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Coercion or volition: making sense of the experiences of female victims of trafficking from Nigeria in the Netherlands
(2015)
T.O. Oluwatoyin; A. Akinyoade
Editors: J.B. Gewald; A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

A tale of two giants: oil and economic development in Nigeria and Indonesia (1960-1999)
(2015)
A. Akinyoade; D. Enweremadu
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Landmines, cluster bombs and food insecurity in Africa
(2014)
B. Oyeniyi; A. Akinyoade
Editors: P. Collinson; H. Macbeth
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Africa population dynamics
(2014)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; J.C.M. Damen; A.J. Dietz; B. Kilama; G. van Omme
Type of Publication: Other

Digging deeper: inside Africa's agricultural, food and nutrition dynamics
(2014)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; W. Klaver; S. Soeters; D.W.J. Foeken
Type of Publication: Book

Agricultural dynamics and food security trends in Nigeria
(2013)
A. Akinyoade; A.J. Dietz; D.W.J. Foeken; W. Klaver
Type of Publication: Other

Access to information and transparency: opportunities and challenges for Nigeria's FOI Act 2011
(2013)
M. Adebayo; A. Akinyoade
Editors: F. Diallo; R. Calland
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Food security in Sub-Saharan Africa: an explorative study
(2012)
A. Akinyoade; H.B.M. Hilderink; J. Brons; J. Ordonez; A.H.M. Leliveld; P. Lucas; M.T.J. Kok
Type of Publication: Other

Riepilogo e conclusioni
(2012)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Lavoro forzato: l'esperienza delle vittime identificate da NAPTIP
(2012)
A. Akinyoade; R. Iheme; O. Sanwo; D. Garba; R. Kuffon; N. Nwanwene
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

General summary and conclusions
(2012)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Forced labour: the experience of victims identified by NAPTIP
(2012)
A. Akinyoade; R. Iheme; O. Sanwo; D. Garba; R. Kuffon; N. Nwanwene
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Forced labour in Nigeria: the context
(2012)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Il lavoro forzato: il contesto nigeriano
(2012)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Cittadini Nigeriani gravemente sfruttati sul lavoro e in altre attivita costrittive
(2012)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book

Cases of severely exploited Nigerian citizens and other forms of exploitation
(2012)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi
Type of Publication: Book

Population programmes and their implications for poverty reduction in Indonesia and Nigeria, 1966-1999
(2012)
A. Akinyoade
Editors: B. Berendsen; A.J. Dietz; H.S. Nordholt; R. van der Veen
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Diaspora and development in Kenya: what do we know?
(2012)
B.K. Kinuthia; A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article

The man in his house : marriage, gender relation and childbearing in Ghana
(2011)
A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Afrika's Bevolkingsdynamiek
(2011)
A. Akinyoade; B. Kilama; J.C.M. Damen; A.J. Dietz; G. van Omme
Type of Publication: Other

Commentary on "Gaddafi says Nigeria should split into several states"
(2010)
A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article

In the last group match against Mozambique
(2010)
A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Milking the sick: Medical pluralism and commoditization of healthcare in contemporary Nigeria
(2010)
A. Akinyoade; B. Oyeniyi
Editors: M. Dekker; R.A. van Dijk
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Nigeria: higher education and the challenge of access
(2009)
A. Akinyoade; W. Akpan
Editors: T.A. Volkman
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

A Comparative Analysis of Contraceptive Use in Northwest and Southwest Nigeria
(2001)
A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article

A Comparative Study of Fertility Preference in Northwest and Southwest Nigeria
(1999)
A. Akinyoade
Type of Publication: Journal Article
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'Nigerians in transit: the trader and the religious in Jerusalem House, Ghana'
In: J.B. Gewald; A. Akinyoade: Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2015.

'Landmines, cluster bombs and food insecurity in Africa'
In: P. Collinson; H. Macbeth: 'Food in zones of conflict : cross-disciplinary perspectives', New York & Oxford: Berghahn, 2014.

'Access to information and transparency: opportunities and challenges for Nigeria's FOI Act 2011'
In: F. Diallo; R. Calland: 'Access to information in Africa: law, culture and practices', Leiden: Brill, 2013.

'Population programmes and their implications for poverty reduction in Indonesia and Nigeria, 1966-1999'
In: B. Berendsen; A.J. Dietz; H.S. Nordholt; R. van der Veen: 'Asian tigers, African lions: comparing the development performance of Southeast Asia and Africa', Leiden: Brill, 2012.

'Riepilogo e conclusioni'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: 'Cittadini Nigeriani gravemente sfruttati sul lavoro e in altre attivita costrittive', Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'Lavoro forzato: l'esperienza delle vittime identificate da NAPTIP'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: 'Cittadini Nigeriani gravemente sfruttati sul lavoro e in altre attivita costrittive', Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'Il lavoro forzato: il contesto nigeriano'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: 'Cittadini Nigeriani gravemente sfruttati sul lavoro e in altre attivita costrittive', Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'General summary and conclusions'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'Forced labour: the experience of victims identified by NAPTIP'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: 'Cases of severely exploited Nigerian citizens and other forms of exploitation', Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'Forced labour in Nigeria: the context'
In: A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi: 'Cases of severely exploited Nigerian citizens and other forms of exploitation', Rome: Ediese, 2012.

'Ministerial tenure stability and national development: a comparative analysis of Nigeria and Indonesia from 1966 to 1999'
In: A.O. Agwuele: 'Overcoming African leadership challenges', Berlin: Mediateam IT Education Centre Publishers, 2012.

'Milking the sick: Medical pluralism and commoditization of healthcare in contemporary Nigeria'
In: M. Dekker; R.A. van Dijk: 'Markets of well-being: navigating health and healing in Africa', Leiden: Brill, 2010.
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'Nigeria: higher education and the challenge of access'
In: T.A. Volkman: 'Origins, journeys and returns: social justice in international higher education', New York: Social Science Research Council, 2009.
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African roads to prosperity : people en route to socio-cultural and economic transformations
A. Akinyoade; J.B. Gewald (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, African dynamics 14, 2015.

Digging deeper: inside Africa's agricultural, food and nutrition dynamics
A. Akinyoade; W. Klaver; S. Soeters; D.W.J. Foeken (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, African dynamics 13, 2014.
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Cittadini Nigeriani gravemente sfruttati sul lavoro e in altre attivita costrittive
A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi (editors)
Rome: Ediesse, 2012.

Cases of severely exploited Nigerian citizens and other forms of exploitation
A. Akinyoade; F. Carchedi (editors)
Rome: Ediesse, 2012.

'The use of local raw materials in beer brewing: Heineken in Nigeria'
in: Journal of the Institute of Brewing, vol. 122, no. 4, pp. 682 - 692, 2016.

'A tale of two giants: oil and economic development in Nigeria and Indonesia (1960-1999)'
in: Global development studies, vol. 7 (Winter-Spring 2014-2015), no. 3-4, pp. 161 - 195, 2015.

'Diaspora and development in Kenya: what do we know?'
in: Migration policy practice, vol. II, no. 2 (April-May), pp. 16 - 20, 2012.
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'The man in his house : marriage, gender relation and childbearing in Ghana'
in: African affairs, vol. 30, no. 8, pp. 133 - 152, 2011.
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'In the last group match against Mozambique'
in: Nigeriaworld, no. January 22, 2010.

'A Comparative Analysis of Contraceptive Use in Northwest and Southwest Nigeria'
in: Ife PsychologIA, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 148 - 172, 2001.

'A Comparative Study of Fertility Preference in Northwest and Southwest Nigeria'
in: Ife PsychologIA, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 96 - 122, 1999.
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Leiden: African Studies Centre Leiden (ASCL), ASC working paper 131, 2016.
London; Leiden: Overseas Development Institute; African Studies Centre, DRA/ASC-AFCA research report 1, 2013.
The Hague/Bilthoven: PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, 2012.
Leiden: African Studies Centre, ASC themakaart 3, 2011.