Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

Lloyd Sachikonye

Member of the Scientific Committee

Number of visits: 1519

Lloyd M. Sachikonye is a Zimbabwean social scientist based at the Institute of Development Studies, University of Zimbabwe since 1983. His fields of specialization are Political Science as well as Development Studies in a broad sense. He received a M.Sc. from Ahmadu Bello University (1981) and a Ph D from Leeds University (1989) in Politics respectively. My current position is Associate Professor.

His publications have mainly been in Labour Studies including on labour migration but also on Politics of Land Reform. In addition, he has undertaken consultancy work and published on Civil Society and Democratization largely in relation to Southern Africa. Amongst the organizations for which he has undertaken consultancy are the African Union Commission, International Labour Organization, International Institute on Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) and the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF).

In addition to being a member of several Boards of various research and training organizations, he is also on the Editorial Boards of various journals. These include Africa Development, Review of African Political Economy, Journal of African Elections and Afriche e Orienti.