British Institute in Eastern Africa

Conducting and supporting innovative research in the Humanities and Social Sciences across Africa since 1960

Funding & Opportunities
November 3, 2022 in Opportunities

Call for Abstracts: BIEA Annual Conference 2023

You are invited to submit a 500 word abstract for a 15 minute paper presentation to [email protected] by 5th December, 2022.
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October 21, 2022 in Funding, Opportunities

Call for Proposals / Appel à Proposition

African Chronometric Dating Fund (2022-23) Fonds africain de datation chronométrique (2022-23). The deadline for applications is December 15, 2022 (no exceptions).
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April 1, 2022 / Publications

Policy and Practice in Rural Tanzania

by Antonio Allegretti. BIEA-funded research - forthcoming book
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January 18, 2022 / Publications

Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa

Volume 57, Issue 2 (2022) Now Available!
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January 18, 2022 / Publications

Journal of Eastern African Studies

JEAS Volume 16, Issue 1 (2022) Now Available!
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Research & Partners
January 17, 2022 in research

Remote Sensing for Biocultural Heritage Preservation in an African Semi-Arid Region: A Case Study of Indigenous Wells in Northern Kenya and Southern Ethiopia

The region of Southern Ethiopia (Borana) and Northern Kenya (Marsabit) is characterised by erratic rainfall, limited surface water, aridity, and frequent droughts.
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January 4, 2022 in research

BIEA’s Wells Being project Late last year the International Science Council ran a story about the project, which you can find here:
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