Name: Ebrima Sall
Organisation: Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA)
He is one of the founding members of the Global University for Sustainability.
- Executive Secretary of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, one of the leading, independent social research councils of the Global South
Ebrima Sall is the Executive Director of TrustAfrica, a pan African foundation that promotes responsible citizenship and accountable leadership, and champions inclusiveness that is founded on justice. He has also, in the past, held other senior positions, including as Executive Secretary of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), Africa’s premier social science research council, from April 2009 to June 2017; and Senior Research Fellow at the Nordic Africa Institute in Uppsala, Sweden (2001-2004).
Ebrima is a member of the Expert Group supporting the work of UNESCO’s Global Commission on the Futures of Education, and the Scientific Advisory Committee of UNESCO’s Management of Social Transformations (MOST) program. He is the (co-) author/editor of several publications on higher education, academic freedom, social movements, citizenship, governance, and post-conflict transitions and development in Africa.
He holds a PhD in sociology from University of Paris I-Pantheon-Sorbonne, was a post-doctoral fellow of Yale University’s Program in Agrarian Studies in 1997-98, and a Senior Research Fellow of the Center for African Studies, Harvard University (October 2017-February 2018).
Articles:Ebrima Sall_Africa Has Lost a Giant Professor Samir Amin (17.8 KB) 2018-08-20 Author: Ebrima Sall.
African Economy and Land Policy (325.4 KB) 2011-12-01 Author: Ebrima Sall.