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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
Art & Photography
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 10:00am to Friday, 14 November 2014 - 8:30pm
Black Chronicles II‏
Theatre & Stage
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 6:00pm to Friday, 31 October 2014 - 6:00pm
Ade Solanke's PANDORA'S BOX returns for NATIONAL TOUR
Art & Photography
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 6:30pm to Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 5:00pm
Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955-1989)
Politics & Development
Monday, 6 October 2014 - 6:30pm to Friday, 19 December 2014 - 8:30pm
‘Marcus Garvey/UNIA @ 100: The Legacy’
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
Theatre & Stage
Thursday, 9 October 2014 - 5:00pm to Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 5:00pm
How Nigeria Became: A Story, and a Spear that didn't work
Art & Photography
Friday, 10 October 2014 - 11:00am to Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 6:00pm
The Future Rewound & The Cabinet of Souls exhibition by Nadia Kaabi-Linke
Art & Photography
Monday, 13 October 2014 - 10:00am to Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 6:00pm
Mandela 27
Art & Photography
Monday, 13 October 2014 - 5:00pm to Saturday, 15 November 2014 - 5:00pm
OF(F) AFRICA GROUP EXHIBITION
Art & Photography
Friday, 17 October 2014 - 11:30am to Friday, 31 October 2014 - 5:30pm
'From Emancipation to Windrush' Exhibition
Everything Else
Friday, 17 October 2014 - 6:00pm to Sunday, 26 October 2014 - 8:30pm
Somali Week Festival 2014
Art & Photography
Saturday, 18 October 2014 - 12:30pm to Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 5:30pm
Signs and Symbols from Owusu-Ankomah: Microcron Begins
Opportunities
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 12:00pm to Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 12:00pm
Be part of a multilingual African children's book
Theatre & Stage
Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 7:30pm
Biko's Quest
Books & Literary
Friday, 24 October 2014 - 9:30am to Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 5:45pm
Celebrating Chinua Achebe's Legacy: Arrow of God at 50
Books & Literary
Friday, 24 October 2014 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Celebrating Chinua Achebe's Legacy: EVENING EVENT
Politics & Development
Friday, 24 October 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Highlighting Women & Their Role In The UNIA
Music & Clubs
Friday, 24 October 2014 - 7:00pm to Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 4:00am
Open The Gate @Passing Clouds - Africa Special
Theatre & Stage
Friday, 24 October 2014 - 7:30pm
Mamela
Business & Finance
Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
African Creative Industries Investment Summit
Everything Else
Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 4:00pm to 11:00pm
TRUE AFRICAN AWARDS 2014
Theatre & Stage
Saturday, 25 October 2014 - 7:30pm
Rhetorical
Academia
Oil and Rural Infrastructure Development - Experiences of the Ilaje in Ondo state, Nigeria
Books & Literary
Monday, 27 October 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm
Book Launch: JOSEFU'S THOUSAND HILLS, Tamara Dragadze
Politics & Development
2014 Kojo Minta Memorial Fund Event- 'Cultural institutions - luxury or necessity?'
Books & Literary
The Contemporary Writer as Local and Global Voice- Public Lecture by Billy Kahora
Art & Photography
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 12:30pm to Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 5:30pm
Interwoven Histories Exhibition
Politics & Development
Grain Revolution: Finger millet & livelihood transformation in rural Zimbabwe
Books & Literary
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
FORWARD presents: 'These Are Our Friends' FGM Book and film launch
Politics & Development
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Getting Books to Every Child on the Planet
Film & Documentaries
Friday, 31 October 2014 - 1:45pm to Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 1:45pm
Film Africa 2014
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
Art & Photography
Yinka Shonibare MBE in conversation with Mark Sealy | Tiwani Contemporary
Art & Photography
Tuesday, 4 November 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Exhibiting Africa
Business & Finance
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Reflecting On UNIA’s Enterprises
Music & Clubs
Friday, 14 November 2014 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Angelique Kidjo at Royal Festival Hall
Theatre & Stage
Saturday, 15 November 2014 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm
Bangles - a play by Colours Productions
Music & Clubs
Saturday, 15 November 2014 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
ABDULLAH IBRAHIM - Ekaya + New Trio
Music & Clubs
Sunday, 16 November 2014 - 7:00pm to 10:45pm
Tinariwen Live at The Roundhouse London w. Yasmine Hamdan
Academia
Structure, Function and Text of Ìrègún music in Yagbaland, Kogi State, Nigeria
Film & Documentaries
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Preview Screening: Concerning Violence + Q&A
Film & Documentaries
Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 12:30pm to 9:30pm
AfricanHistory+ @ Croydon
Business & Finance
Monday, 24 November 2014 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 25 November 2014 - 6:00pm
Africa Investment Exchange: Energy (AIX: Energy)
Politics & Development
Monday, 24 November 2014 - 9:00am to Friday, 28 November 2014 - 6:00pm
Women Building Communities
Business & Finance
Thursday, 27 November 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Finance for Growth Conference
Everything Else
Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 7:00pm
Zimbabwe Music and Arts Awards UK
Music & Clubs
The African Roots of the New World Banjo with Daniel Laemouahuma Jatta
Everything Else
BTWSC and African Histories Revisited Fundraising Dinner in aid of Médecins Sans Frontières UK
Art & Photography
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 7:00pm
Ethiopian Painted Tombstones - Lecture by Cynthia Kemerer
Politics & Development
Friday, 19 December 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Moving Forward: Taking From The Garvey/UNIA Legacy
Music & Clubs
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm
JUWON OGUNGBE - solo performance
Art & Photography
Celebration of Multiculturalism Photography Project: call for subjects
Theatre & Stage
Wednesday, 7 January 2015 - 7:45pm to Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 7:45pm
Liberian Girl
Politics & Development
Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, 27 February 2015 - 6:00pm
The Africa Healthcare Summit 2015
Academia
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 10:00am to Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Trust Africa Higher Education Summit
Business & Finance
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 8:30am to Friday, 27 March 2015 - 6:00pm
North Africa Construction Week 2015
Everything Else
Friday, 7 August 2015 - 9:00am to Monday, 10 August 2015 - 4:00pm
Journal of Southern African Studies 1st Biennial Conference