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DELTAS Africa inception meetingAmy Luck Tom Kariuki, Director of AESA, opening the meeting. As part of my rotation in Science, I joined colleagues from across Wellcome at the Developing Excellence in Leadership, Training and Science (DELTAS) Africa initiative inception and annual general meeting. Representatives from the International Operations & Partnerships, Population,...
Building a Strong Research EcosystemBuilding a Strong Research Ecosystem for Sustainable Development The African Academy of Sciences’ Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa, the Wellcome Trust, DFID and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are organising a track to discuss how to create an enabling and viable research ecosystem in...
Science *Policy* Africa"SCIENCE "POLICY" AFRICA" IS A QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER OF THE AFRICAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES. The Newsletter carries information on science and policy issues on the African continent and beyond. It seeks to deepen the science-policy discourse on the African continent. The Newsletter also provides information on activities of the AAS...
Calls to endorse African space sciences initiativeCall to endorse Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences Research groups in Planetary and Space Sciences are now emerging in Africa, but remain scattered and underfunded. To elevate planetary and space science across the entire African continent, we propose the Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences, an idea...
I didn’t know this before I enrolled for the AAS workshop but a career in stem cells is my destiny. I am grateful to the AAS for providing a platform for me and other young scientists to define our career paths.
Lucy Macharia, a masters graduate from Kenya’s University of Nairobi
The AAS has 300 members from across the world and in all areas of science and technology. The AAS has a lot of expertise in Africa and beyond.
Prof Aderemi Kuku, AAS President
CIRCLE is providing opportunities for networking and building relationships that are important for my career. Here I can find potential future partners to do research with and spending time to focus more in my field of study.
Alex Zizinga, a graduate research assistant from Makerere University