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British Institute in Eastern Africa (BIEA)

The British Institute in Eastern Africa has been active since 1960 and has its research centre with accommodation, lecture facilities, work space and reference library in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Institute is a registered charity which exists to promote research in all the disciplines in the humanities and social sciences within the wider region of eastern Africa. It offers financial support , affiliation services and logistical assistance to research projects, and runs a graduate attachment scheme. The Institute publishes a regular newsletter as well as the journal Azania: archaeological research in Africa and the Journal of Eastern African Studies.

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British Institute in Eastern Africa (BIEA) Projects

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Western Sudan Community Museums

Three museums in Sudan hold important collections on living heritage artifacts and archaeological objects. This project, now in its second phase, will improve site security an…

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