Kari Mugo

2021 Circle Speaker 2021

Kari Mugo is the Public Engagement Lead at Mawazo Institute, a non-profit research institute in Nairobi (Kenya) that supports the next generation of female scholars and thought leaders in Africa through research funding and professional training. Mawazo also creates platforms for policymakers and the general public to engage with the work of African researchers. Through its Public Engagement Programme, Mawazo is getting the high quality research of its grantees and other African experts into public discourse, and helping to facilitate an open discussion on the challenges that the African continent is facing.