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2022 ForestGEO Research Grants Program: Deadline remains Friday, 3 June 2022

You only have just over one week to apply for the Research Grants Program of the Smithsonian Forest Global Ear...
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UCT and Queen Mary University of London team awarded £3 million funding to boost life-saving surgery research in Africa

A team of African researchers and Queen Mary University of London researchers have successfully secured almost...
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Kenya to host Google’s first Product Development Centre in Africa

Google has announced plans to open a product development Centre in Nairobi, Keny...
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Ain Shams University partners with Coursera to offer online training and certificates to students and faculty

Egypt’s  Ain Shams University has announced its partnership with Cour...
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Tunisia joins Horizon Europe; the EU’s research and innovation programme (2021-2027)

The European Commission and Tunisia have signed the agreement granting the Repub...
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SIDA and  ICIPE in a new cooperation agreement for Bioinnovate Africa phase III

The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) and the Swedis...
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Microsoft Africa Research Institute (MARI) Launched In Kenya

Microsoft has launched the Microsoft Research Institute (MARI), its first in the...
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Association of African Universities to collaborate with PLOS and TCC to advance open science in Africa

The Association for African Universities (AAU), the Public Library of Science (P...
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Russia restricts its researchers from international conferences this year

The Russian government has announced that its scientists will not take part in i...
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European Research Council to hold webinars for African researchers on research funding

The European Research Council (ERC) will hold two webinars (one in English and o...
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25 finalists for the Milken-Motsepe Prize in AgriTech announced

The Milken Institute and the Motsepe Foundation has announced the 25 teams recei...
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20 female champions for 2022 Falling Walls Female Science Talents programme named

Falling Walls Foundation has announced its Female Science Talents Programme winn...
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A look at 2022 Webometric rankings; University of Cape Town remains at the top

The University of Cape Town has retained its top position as the best University...
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The University of Nairobi to partner with Smile Train in training  of 20 plastic and reconstructive surgeons in Africa

Smile Train, a cleft-focused organization has partnered with the University of N...
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