Robtel Neajai Pailey

Robtel is a Liberian academic, activist and author of the anti-corruption children’s book, Gbagba.

With over a decade of combined professional experiences in Africa, Europe and North America, she has worked across a broad range of fields supporting governments, universities, NGOs, media institutions, regional and multilateral organisations.

Previously a Mo Ibrahim Foundation PhD Scholar at SOAS, University of London, Robtel is completing post-doctoral research at the University of Oxford documenting the socio-economic development implications of crisis-induced return migration to Cameroon, Chad, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Liberia and Niger.