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Dr Jo Sadgrove

Areas of expertise
Religions in Africa (esp Uganda, South Africa), contemporary Global Anglicanism, Faith based development worldwide, religions and health (UK, Africa), Christianity and Sexuality (UK, Africa, US)
Leeds, UK
Centre for Religion and Public Life
University of Leeds

Jo is interested in faith based international development both as an academic researcher and a practitioner and is interested in translating across these sectors. She works part time as research and learning advisor to USPG, a 300 year old Anglican mission agency engaged in community development and theological education around the world. She has a particular interest in the intersections of religion and health and Christianity and sexuality in cross cultural perspective. Jo works as the project co-ordinator for the AHRC-funded research network ‘Keeping Faith in 2030: Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals’.