Indiana-Africa Connections Project

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Dekontee Spot

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Liberian style cuisine Read more

Develop Indy

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Develop Indy is an organization which seeks to promote the city of Indianapolis both nationally and internationally and has facilitated delegations from several African nations. Read more

Douglas Hairston

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

As the Director of the Front Porch Alliance out of the Indianapolis Mayor's office, Douglas Hairston has had the opportunity to make numerous contacts with African delegations. Read more

Dr. Amos Sawyer

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. Amos Sawyer, a Liberian scholar, was the President of the Interim Government of Liberia from 1990-1994. Currently, he is a research scholar of the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis at Indiana University. He is also the Coordinator of the Consortium for Self-Governance in Africa. Read more

Dr. Anne Decker

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Currently a faculty member at Indiana Wesleyan University, Dr. Decker has served as a missionary on the African continent. There she helped found a college of theology. Presently, she is a member of the executive council of Evangelical College of Theology in Ghana, West Africa. Read more

Dr. Bill Neher

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. Bill Neher is a Butler University Professor of Communication. Because of his continued interest and research in Africa, he is also an African expert. Read more

Dr. Charles Guthrie

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. Charles Guthrie has spent many years dedicated to teaching and service in Africa and Latin America. He encourages actively using the knowledge conveyed in the classroom through service and continuousy participates in service work himself. He has led service trips to Sierra Leone and Liberia amongst several other countries. Read more

Dr. David C Williams

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. Williams is the S. Hastings professor of law and director at the IU Center for Constitutional Democracy. He has been involved in constitutional work across the developing world. Read more

Dr. David VanReken

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. David VanReken has a long history of medical work in Africa. As a pediatrician, Dr. VanReken taught and worked at JFK Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia. Read more

Dr. Frank Gainer

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals

Dr. Gainer is an Indianapolis resident who is involved with a variety of service projects in Africa. He has combined development and ministry into a concept called macro-micro enterprise development (MMED), which seeks to promote economic growth, teamwork, and support for Christian ministries. Read more