RAS Events

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Date & Time: Wednesday, 23 April, 6-9PM Place: Brunei Suite, SOAS Speaker: Frances Mensah Williams, author & human resources consultant... more

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Monday, 16 December 2013
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African Arguments

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 2:32pm
South Sudan’s oil fields are steadily... more
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 8:26am
Security checkpoints in Mogadishu are almost... more

Richard Dowden's Blog

Thursday, 10 April 2014
Written by Richard Dowden
I don’t know why I keep them, but I have never been able to just throw them away. Two small green folded cards found at a road block in Rwanda in 1994. “Karita Y’Ibiranga Umuntu – Carte d’Indentite Republika y’u Rwanda”. The name on one is Mugema. Resident... more

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