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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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Why I train grandmothers to treat depression

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Dixon Chibanda, the lead PI at the DELTAS Africa funded African Mental Health Research Initiative (AMARI) was recently featured on TED Talks to speak on his unique approach to treating mental illness - the Friendship...
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WACCBIP researchers discover new simpler technique for monitoring mysterious behaviour of malaria parasites

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Researchers at the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) have discovered a simple and cheap technique for culturing the malaria parasite in the lab that has revealed new its traits of...
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Meet DELGEME Post-Doc, PhD and MSc fellows (2016-2017)

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The Developing Excellence in Leadership and Genetics Training for Malaria Elimination in sub-Saharan Africa (DELGEME) program presents the portraits of Post-Doc, PhD and MSc Fellows selected from the 2016-2017 call for candidates...
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AMARI 2018 ASM: “Building networks for mental health research excellence in Africa”

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The African Mental Health Research Initiative (AMARI) held its Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) on the 15 and 16 March 2018 in Malawi at the Bingu Wa Mutharika Convention Centre in Lilongwe. The two-day event was...

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How Africa can close its continent-wide science funding gap

Yahoo! Finance, United States, 13 April 2016

Supporting the Development of Research Leaders in Africa

Huffington Post, United Kingdom, 11 April 2016

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