30 April 2021

CERTIZENS Public Launch

In March 2021 the CERTIZENS project was officially launched online. You can watch the entire event here, which was aimed at anyone interested or working on issues relating to citizen identification and certification, whether in academic, policy or practical fields. 

List of speakers at the public launch: 

Amanda Hammar – CERTIZENS Project Leader, University of Copenhagen 

Godfrey Asiimwe – CERTIZENS Senior Researcher, Makerere University Uganda 

Kojo Opoku Aidoo – CERTIZENS Senior Researcher, University of Ghana, Legon 

Josephine Ahikire – Principal, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Makerere University Uganda

Kojo Amanor – Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Legon

Bronwen Manby – Senior Policy Fellow, London School of Economics 

Thank to you all participating institutions: The Centre of African Studies at the University of Copenhagen, the Institute of African Studies at the University of Ghana, Legon, and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Makerere University. 

Part 1: Introduction to the CERTIZENS project by Amanda Hammar 

Part 2: Introduction to CERTIZENS Uganda and Ghana

Part 3: Keynote lecture by Bronwen Manby and Q&A