British Institute in Eastern Africa

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

Funding & Opportunities
May 14, 2022 in Funding, Opportunities

2 PhD scholarships offered by the Centre for African Studies Basel

For more information, please visit our website: https://zasb.unibas.ch or contact Prof. George Paul Meiu [email protected] The application deadline is 31 May 2022.
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April 25, 2022 in BIEA, Opportunities

Job opportunities: SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW, Human Geography (or cognate fields; Fixed Term)

The BIEA seeks to appoint an early-mid career researcher who has successfully completed doctoral studies within the last 5-8 years (with allowance made for family-related or other relevant career breaks)…
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Publications
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 56, Issue 3 (2021) Now Available
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January 18, 2022 / Publications

Journal of Eastern African Studies

JEAS Volume 15, Issue 4 (2021) 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. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/14/2/314/htm
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January 4, 2022 in research

BIEA’s Wells Being project

https://www.biea.ac.uk/wellsproject/ Late last year the International Science Council ran a story about the project, which you can find here: https://stories.council.science/unlocking-science-history-water-scarcity-africa/
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