Dr. Edmond Akwasi Agyeman
University of Education, Winneba, Ghana

Team Leader

Edmond Akwasi Agyeman is a lecturer at the Centre for African Studies, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. He has a Ph.D in Contemporary International Migration from the Institute for Studies on Migrations, Comillas Pontifical University, Madrid, Spain. His research interests include issues involved in Sub-Saharan African migration to Southern Europe and Japan, returning migration and development, migration policies, migration and ethnic stratification, religion of migrants, as well as the impact of human mobility on regional integration efforts in Africa. Between 2012 and 2013, he was a post-doctoral fellow at the Centre for the Study of Social Stratification and Inequality (CSSI), at Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan. He is an affiliated fellow at the Scalabrini Institute for Human Mobility in Africa (SIHMA), based in Cape Town, South Africa. Currently, he is conducting research in Ghana on Religion and the Spirit of Entrepreneurship as part of the Christianity and Social Change in Contemporary Africa Project under the supervision of the Nagel Institute in the USA.

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01 June, 2017

Dissemination Conference

Nagel Research Book Project: ‘The Nation That Fears God Prospers’: A Zambian Pentecostal Theology of Nations

Northmead Assembly of God, Resource Centre

Saturday, May, 27 2017, Lusaka, Zambia

By: Dr Chammah J. Kaunda


On Saturday, 27 May 2017, we held the dissemination conference in Lusaka, Zambia. The

"The Healing City: Faith of Unity Prayer Camp in Kapyemi, Uganda" - Nsibidi Institute, 12 June 2017 (online)
28 June, 2017

By: Asonzeh Ukah

Religion, health and healing are intricately interwoven and inseparable in traditional African