We are a membership organisation that provides opportunities for people to connect, celebrate and engage critically with a wide range of topics and ideas about Africa today. 


Through our events, publications and digital channels we share insight, instigate debate and facilitate mutual understanding between the UK and Africa. 


We amplify African voices and interests in academia, business, politics, the arts and education, reaching a network of more than one million people globally.

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When - 13/10/2020

Development Disasters and How to Avoid Them: African agriculture and the Groundnut Scheme

Nearly 75 years ago, the British colonial state embarked on the single most ambitious, and expensive, attempt to transform and modernise agriculture in Africa. After spending the e...

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