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Bring Back our Girls Ithaca New York


“The Call of Chibok” – Musings on the “Bring Back our Girls” Protests and Academia

June 6, 2014 Dear ASRF community, warm greetings from Ithaca, New York.  I hope you have had a wonderful year so far. These are trying times for African societies.  The ongoing violence in many countries has personally affected some ASRF members and raises difficult questions for us all. For me, the Boko Haram crisis in … Continue reading

Day of the African Child Rallies- Bring Back our Girls

Wherever you are located, we remind ASRF members of the June 16 memorial day to celebrate and fight for the future of the African Child. “Bring Back our Girls NYC” will host a rally as will many other cities across the world. Use this day to signify your resistance to the violence and exploitation that … Continue reading

Announcing the Sad Death of Professor Kwadwo Assenso-Okyere

The African Studies and Research Forum joins family, friends, and colleagues in mourning the late Professor Kwadwo Asenso-Okyere. Professor Kwadwo Assenso-Okyere was a former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana (2002 to 2006) and a nephew to our own esteemed brother and former ATWS President, Professor A.B. Assensoh.