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March 29, 2017
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March 29, 2017


Attendance is by invitation only

Our second Africa Breakfast Club meeting for 2017 will focus on the UK-Africa trading relationship, post-Brexit, and we are delighted that the Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, Minister of State for Trade and Investment will lead the discussion. During the event, the PEI and our partners will explore the UK’s recent decision to leave the… Read More

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Past Events

The Future of Agriculture in Africa: A PEI Spotlight Seminar



March 15, 2017
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March 15, 2017


Agriculture is at the heart of African development. It employs more than 65% of the continents’ populations and contributes more than 32% GDP to its economies. Yet there remain real challenges: Africa has 65% of the world’s uncultivated land, but spends some US$35billion importing its food. The continent’s smallholder farmers, who comprise the majority of… Read More

Health emergencies in Africa: How prepared is the continent?



February 9, 2017


Our first Africa Breakfast Club meeting for 2017 will focus on Africa’s preparedness for health emergencies, and we are delighted that Dame Sally Davies, the UK Government’s Chief Medical Officer, will lead the discussion. During the event, the PEI and our partners will explore the key health challenges facing Africa and evaluate the extent to… Read More

STEP study week in Angola



December 13, 2016
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December 15, 2016


We are delighted to bring the STEP to Angola with the support of Aldeia das Artes. Aldeia das Artes aims to provide the children and young people from Mussulo Island with the knowledge and skills that they need to thrive in the job market, and to participate fully in the economic, social and human development… Read More

STEP into Space



December 5, 2016
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December 5, 2016


Following a series of space science related activities run and coordinated by the Planet Earth Institute in the UK, an STEP study day on the issue will be held on 5th December 2016, in partnership with Northfields International School in Mauritius. Throughout an interactive day of workshops, lectures, question and answer sessions and hands-on learning… Read More

FESA 20th Technic-Scientific Journeys



October 25, 2016
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October 28, 2016


Last week, we were honoured to participate in the 20th ‘Technic-Scientific Journeys’ conference hosted by the Fundação Eduardo dos Santos (FESA) in Luanda, Angola. The event was well-organised and brought together representatives from the private sector, academia, and government. Angola is in the process of rebuilding its institutions and infrastructure following a period of strong… Read More

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