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Dr Frances Owusu-Daaku and Dr Rita Akosua Dickson

Alumni Feature: Women as Agents of Change (November 2011)

“Women as Agents of Change” was the theme of Commonwealth Day 2011, and was also emphasised again by Her Majesty the Queen at the recent Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth, Australia. In this alumni web feature we celebrate the diverse  achievements of our female alumni across the Commonwealth. In Ghana, Dr Frances Owusu-Daaku […]

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Michael Omolewa

Alumni Feature: Focus on Nigerian alumni (April 2011)

This feature looks at the wide-ranging impact of Nigerian alumni, after Nigeria has recently celebrated its 50th anniversary of independence and has held Presidential elections. The introduction is by alumnus Professor Michael Omolewa (Commonwealth Fellow, History of Education, King’s College, London, 1975). Nigeria began to benefit from Commonwealth Scholarships from 1960, when the country attained  political […]

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Alumni Feature: Spotlight on Indian alumni (November 2010)

As well as hosting the 2010 Commonwealth Games, India is also the home of the current Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Kamalesh Sharma. For 50 years, the largest member of the Commonwealth has provided an increasing number of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows, many of whom have recorded great achievements in their fields. Since the first […]

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