Research Topics

By Topic

Faculty, students, researchers and visiting scholars at UC Berkeley engage in a wide range of research on Africa. Politics, public health, conflict, human rights, environment, conservation, climate change, technology, religion and languages are just some of the areas covered. Over time, we will add various ways to explore the research done by UC Berkeley scholars. Currently, you can browse recent Rocca Fellowship Awards, faculty profiles and CAS research activity. Below are links to scholars working in various African countries. We are constantly updating geo-coding.

By Country

Algeria Angola Benin
Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi
Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic
Chad Comoros Congo
Côte d'Ivoire DR Congo Djibouti
Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea
Ethiopia Gabon Gambia
Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau
Kenya Lesotho Liberia
Libya Madagascar Malawi
Mali Mauritania Mauritius
Morocco Mozambique Namibia
Niger Nigeria Rwanda
São Tomé and Príncipe Senegal Sierra Leone
Somalia South Africa South Sudan
Sudan Swaziland Togo
Tunisia Uganda Tanzania
Zambia Zimbabwe