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Fri, 02/11/2018 - 6:15pm to Sun, 11/11/2018 - 9:00pm
  Film Africa 2018 Trailer from Film Africa on Vimeo.     Film Africa 2018 2-11 November BFI, Bernie Grant Arts... more

African Arguments

Thursday, 18 October 2018 - 11:19am
Delivering aid in South Sudan costs seven times... more
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Monday, 17 September 2018
Written by Royal African Society
    Our Royal Patron HRH The Duke of Cambridge at a special Autumn Networking Reception  We were delighted to... more

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Director's Blog

Monday, 8 October 2018
Written by Nicholas Westcott
  This is a good week for Africa in the UK.  Today, Monday, is the fifth annual FT Africa Summit. Tomorrow, Tuesday, is the Royal African Society’s Annual Lecture, to be given this year by former President of Liberia, Nobel Laureate and winner of the 2017 Mo Ibrahim Award, Ellen... more