Applications open for RVI's Annual Field Courses 2019
In June and July, the Rift Valley Institute will hold the 2019 annual field courses in Kenya. Now in their sisteenth year, each course examines a different sub-region within eastern and... MORE >
RVI Annual Juba Lecture Series 2018
The Rift Valley Institute is pleased to announce the seventh Juba Lecture Series under the theme of ‘Everyday Economies: Historical Perspectives and Present-day Realities in South Sudan... MORE >
Screening: This is Congo
On 1 November 2018, the Rift Valley Forum, in partnership with Human Rights Watch, will host a screening of the film This is Congo by Daniel McCabe. The film follows four... MORE >
Remittances and Vulnerability in Somalia
The importance of remittances to the household economy across Somalia is well-recognized. What is less well understood is the relationship between remittances and the relative vulnerability... MORE >
Changing Power Among Murle Chiefs
Changing Power Among Murle Chiefs investigates how Murle customary authorities—in particular, red chiefs—navigate and negotiate political, military and spiritual authority, while... MORE >