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Time to bring Africa’s health solutions home

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In pockets of excellence and with resounding success, African researchers are illustrating that the continent has the capacity to address its own health challenges, given a conducive environment and sufficient investment.
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Four early career African scientists selected to meet Nobel Laureates

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Four early career African scientists will join 600 outstanding undergraduate, PhD and postdoctoral students from across the globe to attend the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, which is this year dedicated to physics. The African...
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Fellows of The AAS Champion use of Evidence in Decision-making

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The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS) hosts a large network of eminent, midcareer and upcoming scientists working in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) and generating evidence to drive sustainable development across the African continent...
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What defines good research management practice?

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Cutting edge research is gaining momentum across Sub-Saharan Africa. However, there are critical gaps within research organizations such as clear research strategies and priorities, and fragmented research policies against a backdrop of competing funder priorities...
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21 innovative research projects funded to tackle climate change in Africa

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Awardees comprise scientists from west, east, central and southern African countries, such as, Benin, Cameroon, Cote D’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, Nigeria, Uganda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.Over half of the selected scientists...
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The African Academy of Sciences and Royal Society announce further recipients of 2019 FLAIR scheme

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The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and Royal Society have announced a further eight recipients of the FLAIR fellowship scheme. FLAIR (Future Leaders – African Independent Research) is a programme of The AAS and Royal...

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Africa needs to fund and support its scientists

Daily Nation, Kenya, 23 February 2016

Africa Analysis: Harmonising R&D grant administration

SciDev.Net, United Kingdom, 17 February 2016

Twenty-nine early career scientists awarded CIRCLE Visiting Fellowships

NewsDay Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe, 5 February 2016

New initiatives give science in Africa a much needed boost

The South African, South Africa, 5 January 2016

Needed: Pan-African scientific inventions

The Herald, Zimbabwe, 17 September 2015

Africa: Sino-Africa Scientific Cooperation On the Right Track - Officials

AllAfrica, United States, 16 September 2015