RAS Events

Fri, 21/10/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
  The Royal African Society's Annual Lecture 2016 Delivered by Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB... more

RAS News

Thursday, 28 July 2016
Written by Africa APPG
These are meeting minutes from the Africa APPG & RAS event in parliament on the 20th July 2016. An audio recording of the event in available here... more

African Arguments

Thursday, 20 October 2016 - 12:00pm
A business-as-usual approach to industrialisation... more
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 - 5:05pm
European leaders conflating human traffickers and... more

Richard Dowden's Blog

Friday, 26 August 2016
Written by Richard Dowden
Ethiopia seems to be heading for another breakdown. Since the war with Eritrea ended - or maybe paused in stalemate - the country has developed rapidly. The level of poverty fell from 44% to 30% between 2000 and 2014 falling and a new dynamism emerged in the cities. But most Ethiopians are still... more

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