Is STEM education the key to a bright future for Africa? Southern Voices African Research Scholar and African Technology Policy Study Network Research Officer, Ayodotun Bobadoye, provides insights on the possibilities and the challenges facing a host of African nations. That’s the focus of this edition of  Wilson Center NOW.
 
Guest
Ayodotun Oluwafemi Bobadoye is a Southern Voices African Research Scholar with the Wilson Center’s Africa Program and a research officer at the African Technology Policy Study Network (ATPS) in Kenya. He previously worked at the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN). Bobadoye holds a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, as well as a Master's degree in Animal Science from the Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria, and an Executive Master's in Project Management from the Project Management College London. He is presently a Ph.D. student at the Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation at the University of Nairobi, Kenya.
 
Host

John Milewski is the executive producer and managing editor of Wilson Center NOW and also serves as director of Wilson Center ON DEMAND digital programming. Previously he served as host and producer of Dialogue at the Wilson Center and Close Up on C-SPAN. He also teaches a course on politics and media for Penn State’s Washington Program.

This video was made possible by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. The statements made and views expressed are solely the responsibility of the speaker.