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Shifting the centre of gravity for African science to Africa

The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa’s (AESA’s) mission is to catalyse investments, strategies and programmes that promote the brightest minds in Africa, foster scientific excellence, inspire research leadership and accelerate innovation in ways that will improve lives and shift the centre of gravity for African science to Africa.The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA), an initiative of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency, is an agenda setting and funding platform established to address Africa’s health and development challenges.
The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa’s (AESA’s) mission is to catalyse investments, strategies and programmes that promote the brightest minds in Africa, foster scientific excellence, inspire research leadership and accelerate innovation in ways that will improve lives and shift the centre of gravity for African science to Africa.The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA), an initiative of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency, is an agenda setting and funding platform established to address Africa’s health and development challenges.
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Building R&D Infrastructure

  • Developing Excellence in Leadership, Training and Science in Africa (DELTAS Africa)
  • The Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa)
  • Cinical Trials Community
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Innovation & Entrepreneurship

  • Grand Challenges Africa
  • STEM Learning
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Developing Young Scientists

  • The Climate Impact Research Capacity and Leadership Enhancement (CIRCLE)
  • AESA RISE Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
  • Climate Research for Development (CR4D)
  • Future Leaders – African Independent Research (FLAIR)
  • The African Postdoctoral Training Initiative (APTI)
  • The AAS Affiliates programme
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Critical Gaps In Science

  • Mobility Schemes - Science and Language Mobility Scheme Africa
  • Mobility Schemes - Africa-India Mobility Fund
  • Research Management Programme in Africa (ReMPro Africa)
  • Science Communication
  • Community & Public Engagement