The Africa Policy Journal



The Harvard Africa Policy Journal (APJ) is a student-run online publication dedicated to promoting dialogue about African policy and current affairs in the realms of governance, law, education, business, health, design and culture. The Journal was initially started in 2006 at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.


Alicia E. Bello
Alicia Bello is an aspiring lawyer and policymaker, and a joint degree candidate at Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Law School. She previously worked on governance programs at the National Democratic Institute in Washington, DC. Alicia graduated with high honors from Spelman College in 2011.
Devon Maylie
Devon Maylie is a second year Master in Public Policy student at the Harvard Kennedy School. Before coming to HKS, Devon was a journalist with the Wall Street Journal based in Johannesburg, South Africa. She covered major companies, both domestic and multinationals, with a focus on mining, energy and consumer goods.