Projects Director – Africa Based Capacity Development


Based at the Centre for Global Studies at the University of Victoria, Dr. Makokoro provides research support to the UNESCO Tri-Chairs for Early Childhood Development.

Dr. Patrick Makokoro is a social entrepreneur, educational researcher with extensive experience working in community and international development. He practices as a development consultant with research interests in community development, social justice, early childhood education, child protection, policy advocacy, and government relations.

Dr. Patrick Makokoro has a BA in Community Development from the University of South Africa, a Post Graduate Diploma in International Youth and Child Care from the University of Victoria, an MSc in Development Studies from the Women’s University of Africa. He has a PhD in Educational Studies (Curriculum and Instruction) from the University of Victoria, Canada.

Twitter: @PatrickMakokoro

Dr. Patrick Makokoro