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Tue, 11/09/2018 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
ASAUK Biennial Conference Date: 11 – 13 September 2018 Venue: University of Birmingham, United Kingdom   ... more
Wed, 19/09/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Taxing Africa: Coercion, Reform and Development Date & Time: Wednesday 19 September, 18:30 – 20:00 Venue: Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS... more

African Arguments

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 1:51pm
Mozambique’s new fees come a month before... more
Tuesday, 14 August 2018 - 11:13am
President Magufuli has clamped down hard on... more

RAS News

Thursday, 17 May 2018
Written by Zeinab Badawi
  Announcing new RAS Council members    Thursday, 17 May 2018... more

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Director's Blog

Monday, 16 July 2018
Written by Nicholas Westcott
On 16-17 July, the EU is hosting in Brussels a Partnership Forum for Somalia. This comes at a crucial time. Things in the Horn are in a state of flux such as we have not seen for years. There is a chance that one of the most volatile and fragile regions of the continent could begin to stabilise.... more