Welcome to NIAS – National Institute for African Studies

N.I.A.S is a non-profit, non-partisan public policy think tank. We are a UK registered charity. We strive to accurately represent the voices & aspirations of the people of the United kingdom on Africa, as well as, champion our cause that  research, policy and practice ought to be coordinated to produce real benefits for the poor in society. 

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Upcoming Events

Feb 3
Celebrating Buchi Emecheta
Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre & Suite, SOAS, Thornhaugh St, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG 9.30am to 8.00pm
Oct 17
Sub Saharan Africa Power Summit
Livingstone, Zambia
Jan 22
Africa in 2018: Prospects & Forecasts
SOAS, London 6:30-8:00 pm