UWA Africa Research Cluster : Schools of Humanities, Social Sciences and Music : The University of Western Australia

Schools of Humanities, Social Sciences and Music

UWA Africa Research Cluster

The African Union's headquarters complex in Addis Ababa.
Photo courtesy of Yilak Kebede.

Further information


Dr David Mickler
UWA Africa Research Cluster

Our projects

Links to projects involving or run by UWA Africa Research Cluster members:

Cluster projects in development:

  • African Leadership Development Program-Western Australia
  • Foreign Policy Forum - 'Australia's evolving engagement with Africa', 1 September (see events page)
  • African Studies monthly reading group (supported by AFSAAP)
  • Hosting African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific (AFSAAP) annual conference at UWA in 2016

Our recent publications

 Recent Africa-related publications by Cluster members:

  • David Mickler [with Samuel Makinda and F. Wafula Okumu], The African Union: Addressing the Challenges of Peace, Security and Governance, 2nd Ed. (London and New York: Routledge, 2015). Available here.
  • David Mickler [with Nikola Pijovic], 'Engaging an Elephant in the Room? Locating Africa in Australian Foreign Policy', Australian Journal of Politics and History 61(1), 2015: 100-120. Available here.
  • Claire Cooke, 'Married to Freedom? The Importance of Marriage for African Methodist Episcopal Missionary Women in South Africa, 1900 – 1940', Australasian Review of African Studies, volume 36, no. 1, 2015, 84-97. Available here.

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