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Everything Else
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 - 6:45pm to Friday, 21 August 2015 - 6:45pm
UCL Thinking skills project for preschoolers-Be a little scientist for the day: Looking for children with African heritage
Academia
Tuesday, 7 October 2014 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, 25 February 2015 - 9:00pm
Black History Month: Africans in Tudor, Stuart and Georgian Britain talks
Art & Photography
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, 1 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Points of Departure: Photography of African Migrations
Everything Else
Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 9:00am to Sunday, 1 February 2015 - 6:00pm
In Black and White: Prints and Posters from Africa and the Diaspora
Theatre & Stage
Wednesday, 7 January 2015 - 7:45pm to Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 7:45pm
Liberian Girl
Art & Photography
Friday, 9 January 2015 - 11:00am to Saturday, 7 February 2015 - 6:00pm
Virginia Chihota, A Thorn in my Flesh (munzwa munyama yangu).
Theatre & Stage
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 10:30am to Saturday, 28 February 2015 - 12:30am
BLACK PLAYS
Books & Literary
Book Launch: Albert René: The Father of Modern Seychelles. A Biography
Film & Documentaries
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:00pm
Screening: Days of Hope
Business & Finance
BCA event: Protecting Your Assets, Human and Material, in sub-Saharan Africa.
Politics & Development
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Taxing Africa: State-building & Financing Local Government
Film & Documentaries
The Cut: A documentary on female genital mutilation in Kuria, Kenya
Film & Documentaries
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Screening: The Cut + Panel Discussion
Music & Clubs
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 7:00pm to Saturday, 7 February 2015 - 11:00pm
Arno Carstens in tour: London
Business & Finance
Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 11:45am to 2:30pm
BCA event: Rwanda - Land of a Thousand Hills and a Million Smiles
Academia
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The Future of Black British Leadership
Film & Documentaries
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 7:00pm
Screening: Casablanca Calling
Politics & Development
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Head to Head: Immigration: how much is too much?
Art & Photography
Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 2:00pm to Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 7:00pm
Exhibition: Un-speak.
Film & Documentaries
Monday, 2 February 2015 - 2:00pm
Screening: Invasion 1897
Politics & Development
Minimising a major food security crisis in West Africa: The impact of Ebola on agriculture and rural livelihoods
Art & Photography
Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 4:00pm
Talk Event with Andrew Esiebo
Business & Finance
Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
BCA event: Maritime Supply Chain and Risk
Film & Documentaries
Saturday, 7 February 2015 - 12:00pm
BFI Talk: The Invasion of Benin
Academia
Creating a creative economy in Côte d’Ivoire: The role of new performance spaces for popular music
Film & Documentaries
Introduction to Ethiopian Cinema - Lecture by Michael W. Thomas
Business & Finance
Wednesday, 11 February 2015 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
BCA event: The Nigerian Elections – Outlook for Business
Art & Photography
Thursday, 12 February 2015 - 10:00am to Saturday, 28 March 2015 - 6:30pm
El Anatsui: Selected Works: October Gallery, London
Film & Documentaries
Thursday, 19 February 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
African Christianity on Film: 'African Christianity Rising: Stories from Ghana'
Business & Finance
Monday, 23 February 2015 - 8:00am to Tuesday, 24 February 2015 - 5:00pm
African Insurance Forum 2015 - AIF 2015
Theatre & Stage
Monday, 23 February 2015 - 7:45pm to Saturday, 14 March 2015 - 10:45pm
Muscovado: A new play about slavery in 1800s Barbados, performing in London.
Politics & Development
Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, 27 February 2015 - 6:00pm
The Africa Healthcare Summit 2015
Everything Else
The Massacre of Addis Ababa, February 1937 - Lecture by Ian Campbell
Academia
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 10:00am to Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Trust Africa Higher Education Summit
Academia
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Shifting African Digital Landscapes
Politics & Development
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Shifting African digital landscapes
Business & Finance
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 8:30am to Friday, 27 March 2015 - 6:00pm
North Africa Construction Week 2015
Music & Clubs
Friday, 3 April 2015 - 6:00pm
FUSE ODG
Politics & Development
Coffee and Flower Growing in Ethiopia - Lecture by Professor Christopher Cramer
Music & Clubs
Friday, 10 April 2015 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
FUNMI OLAWUMI - Yoruba Soul
Academia
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 9:30am to Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 9:30pm
Conference: "Igbo Womanhood, Womanbeing and Personhood
Business & Finance
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 5:00pm
West Africa Natural Resources Investment Summit 2015
Politics & Development
Nationalism, Law and Statelessness. Grand Illusions in the Horn of Africa - Lecture by John Campbell
Art & Photography
Friday, 15 May 2015 - 9:00pm to Sunday, 17 May 2015 - 6:00pm
1:54 Contemporary Art Fair: New York 'Pop Up'
Music & Clubs
Saturday, 30 May 2015 - 7:30pm
Fatoumata Diawara and Roberto Fonseca
Everything Else
Friday, 7 August 2015 - 9:00am to Monday, 10 August 2015 - 4:00pm
Journal of Southern African Studies 1st Biennial Conference