HSE Center for African Studies December 31, 2021

Andrey Maslov appointed as the head of HSE Center for African Studies

On December 27, Andrey Maslov was appointed as the director of the new HSE Center for African Studies. In his interview published by HSE, he spoke about tasks facing the center, whether HSE students will be involved in its work, as well as about Russia-Africa…
External Partners December 8, 2021

African states’ participation in Biden’s Summit for Democracy is likely to be considered by Russia while shaping its own priorities on the continent — expert

Angola, Botswana, Cabo Verde, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia were selected to participate in Summit for Democracy, according to the release on Department of State website.
Culture December 6, 2021

Exhibition on African masks in the Hermitage Museum closes this week

A temporary exhibition «Transfigurations. African Masks of the 19th and 20th Centuries» showcasing the rich variety of African ritual and ceremonial masks of the XIX and XX centuries in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is about to close on Sunday after being more than…
SDG 17 July 26, 2021

Progress on Second Russia-Africa Summit

Current progress in preparations for the Second Russia-Africa Summit (2022) was presented at the third meeting of the Coordination Council for the Russia-Africa Partnership Forum by Vsevolod Tkachenko, the Director of the Department of Africa at the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Oleg Ozerov, the Ambassador-at-Large and…
Machinery June 2, 2021

URAL & AFROCOM Sign Cooperation Agreement

The URAL automotive plant and AFROCOM have signed a cooperation agreement. The document was signed on May 25th at the…

SDG 17 May 28, 2021

The report «China – Russia Bilateral Cooperation in Africa» was presented by the Russian International Affairs Council and the IISS of Peking University

The round table with the participation of Russian and Chinese experts took place on 25 May in Moscow. “The key…