Covid-19 in Africa – the latest coverage
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When - 30/7/2020
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We are delighted to announce our new Education & Outreach project: Poetry in the Primary Classroom. This project, held in partnership with the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), aims to support teachers to enjoy and to use poetry from ...
Image Credit: Monito – Money Transfer Comparison The conventional wisdom in the early days of the Covid-19 virus was that workers’ remittances would fall off sharply, bringing additional balance-of-payments and exchange-rate pressures. An early...
In January this year, the British Government hosted an Africa Investment Summit at which the Prime Minister, fresh from his election victory, promised to prioritise Britain’s relations with the continent. At the time, I set out some suggestions for how that ...
The COVID-19 pandemic provides a stress test for all countries, but also for relations between them. In a webinar organised by the Overseas Development Institute, RAS director Nick Westcott joined a panel alongside Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr (Mayor of Freetown)...