RVI recruitment: Finance and Administration Officer
The Rift Valley Institute, working in Eastern and Central Africa is seeking a new recruit for our dynamic London-based administrative team Based in our small, but sociable office in... MORE >
Civil society, landownership, homicide and the rule of law in South Sudan
The South Sudan Law Society's newly-launched publication, In Brief, covers critical issues in legal and constitutional development in South Sudan. An article in the inaugural issue by... MORE >
Field Courses 2014
The RVI's 2014 annual field courses, now in their eleventh year, will be held from May to July in Eastern and Central Africa. The Horn of Africa Course will be held in Kenya, from 31... MORE >
Harlem-based Somali novelist Abdi Latif Ega, author of ITALS Originally From Somaliland ITALS. Picture by Kate Stanworth
The annual Hargeysa International Book Fair took place last month in the Somaliland capital. The star attraction was the poet Mohamed Ibrahim Warsame, “Hadraawi”, now in his seventies. (The... MORE >
The attack on the Westgate shopping mall
Fellows and associates of the Institute responded in online and broadcast media to the attack by al-Shabaab on Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall. RVI trustee Lindsey Hilsum reported... MORE >