RAS Events

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
African women’s leadership: Breaking barriers to political participation   The Royal African Society 2018 Annual Lecture by... more
Thu, 11/10/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
The Last Words of Rowan Du Preez: Murder and conspiracy on the Cape Flats by Simone Haysom Date & Time: Thursday 11 October, 18:30 - 20:00... more

African Arguments

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 3:24pm
Crowds at the inauguration of Tanzania’s... more
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 11:44am
The trial of a former LRA commander is meant to... more

RAS News

Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Call for Volunteers Film Africa Festival, London, 2 – 11 November Expenses covered   Film Africa is... more

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Director's Blog

Monday, 27 August 2018
Written by Nicholas Westcott
On 28 August, Theresa May will pay her first visit to Africa as British Prime Minister, the first substantive visit to Africa by any British PM since 2011. This is good news, and a golden opportunity to reset Britain’s relations with the continent. But what should her message be? For one... more