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Tue, 10/09/2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
    Africa Strategy Briefing with Harriet Mathews CMG OBE, Director for Africa, FCO Tuesday, 10th September 2019, ... more
Sat, 28/09/2019 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm
  The Youth of God  - In Conversation with Hassan Ghedi Santur & Nadifa Mohamed FRSL Saturday 28th September, 13:30 - 17:... more

African Arguments

Friday, 23 August 2019 - 12:55pm
Malawians angry at the management of the 2019... more
Thursday, 22 August 2019 - 12:25pm
The president seems to be repeating the mistakes... more

RAS News

Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Written by Henrietta Bailey
  “Home Office data on visa refusals shows that African applicants are more than twice as likely to be refused a UK visa than... more

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Director's Blog

Friday, 9 August 2019
Written by Nick Westcott
I visited Tanzania last month for the first time in five years, and the first time since John Magufuli was elected President.  I have been visiting the country regularly since 1976, spending a year living there in 1979 as a student, and three years in 1993-6 as a diplomat.  I have... more