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African Conversation Series

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
10:00 am - 10:00 am

We invited you to attend our May Talk for the African Conversation Series, featuring Dr. Meleckidzedeck Khayesi of the World Health Organization for a talk titled “How equipped is Africa to tackle the wicked problem of road traffic injuries?”. Dr Meleckidzedeck Khayesi was born in Vihiga District, Kenya. He is a human geographer with a Bachelor of Education degree (1988), a Master of Arts Degree in Geography (1992) and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Transport Geography (1999). The three degrees were done at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya. He has extensive research experience in road safety and transport.

Dr Khayesi joined the Department for Management of Noncommunicable Diseases, Disability, Violence and Injury Prevention (NVI) in March 2002, after being a lecturer at Kenyatta University for 11 years. He facilitates development, implementation and evaluation of road safety programmes in countries and road safety capacity development.

All are welcome and there is no cost to attend.

Africa Institute
Aislinn Adams

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