Abdoulie Kurang

Abdoulie Kurang is a Mo Ibrahim Foundation-funded PhD student in Development Studies at SOAS University of London. His research interest includes governance and development in (sub-Saharan) Africa, precarious and low skilled labour, Third World tourism, development aid and humanitarianism, dependency and (de)coloniality studies. Against this backdrop, his PhD research topic is entitled “Tourism for Development: Rethinking Development, Social Protection and the Wellbeing of the ‘Hidden Worker’ in The Gambia’s tourism industry”.

Degree Programme: PhD in Development Studies

Department: Development Studies