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Adebisi Alade



Supervisor: Dr. Bonny Ibhawoh

Adebisi Alade is a Trillium Scholar and currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History. Previously, he was a Water Without Borders scholar at the United Nations University, Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) where he studied International Public Policy Development. His scholarly interests include water, sanitation, hygiene, and public health. His research focuses on the colonial and post-colonial sanitation experiences of Africans and the various government interventions from the late nineteenth century up to the present. Using Nigeria as a case study, Adebisi is interested in the management of waste and water resources in connection with public health during the British colonial administration and in the immediate post-colonial period. He is a member of Global-Africa Development Network, and the International Society for Development and Sustainability (ISDS).