Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Well-being in Africa

Project Team

Prof. Tumi Khumalo, Dr Shinga Chigeza (Potchefstroom), Dr Angelina Wilson (Potchefstroom), Dr Pamela Wadende (Kericho, Kenya), Ms Boshadi Semenya (UNISA, Pretoria)


The purpose of this study is to apply indigenous knowledge systems explore culturally informed notions of a well-lived life, this may be represented by a good quality life, personal qualities of a good person, and ways of living a long life, in an African context.