August 15, 2019
Dr. Amaka Vanni is a legal scholar, consultant and documentary filmmaker. Her work lies at the intersection of international economic law, development, and global governance. Her research and teaching are on topics of intellectual property, international trade, global health, philanthrocapitalism, gender, legal theory and history, human rights and the impact of colonialism on various aspects of postcolonial societies. Her monograph titled ‘Patent Games in the Global South:Pharmaceutical Patent Lawmaking in Brazil, India and Nigeria’ published by Hart/Bloomsbury, UK is forthcoming January 2020. Dr. Vanni was the Conference Co-Chairperson of the 4thAfrican International Economic Law Biennial Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
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