Rosette Sifa Vuninga

Rosette Sifa Vuninga is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of the Western Cape’s Centre for Humanities Research in Cape Town, South Africa. She was a member of a research team that received the Social Science Research Council’s (SSRC’s) African Peacebuilding Network’s (APN’s) Collaborative Working Group Research grant in 2016, and later also received the SSRC’s Next Generation Social Science in Africa (NextGen) doctoral research fellowship award in 2020. Her PhD dissertation focuses on ways in which ethnic and regional identities are experienced among the Congolese migrants (DRC) in Cape Town. Vuninga’s research focuses on migration and explores issues related to transborder politics of identity and belonging. Her research interests also include networks of violence, with a particular interest on aspects of gender, class, and identity. She has a number of publications including peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters, a book review and working papers.

Latest posts