Ramsey Beck

Ramsey Beck is Manager of the Rift Valley Forum, previously the Nairobi Forum. She has practiced law in leading global law firms in New York and Washington DC, and worked as Senior Policy Advisor for a United States Senator and as a legal consultant in Nairobi. Born in Lesotho and raised in Botswana, Togo and Switzerland, Ramsey is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Columbia University, where she studied history. She lives in Nairobi with her husband and two young children.

Burundi at the Crossroads

On Tuesday, 7 July 2015, the Nairobi Forum convened a panel to discuss the political crisis that has gripped Burundi since the ruling...MORE >

Sacred Causes

On 19 May 2015, the Rift Valley Institute Nairobi Forum, in collaboration with the Institut français de recherches en Afrique (IFRA),...MORE >

South Sudan: Beyond the ceasefire

On Friday, 27 February 2015, the Nairobi Forum invited author Eddie Thomas to launch his new book South Sudan: A Slow Liberation...MORE >