Global transformation

Global universities and their global responsibilities

"World-leading universities can play an important role in strengthening African research" PVC for Institutional & International Relations Eilis FerranRead more 

Unesco MARS

UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit - MARS 2016

Theme: Infectious Diseases and Women Health - abstract submission deadline August 2016

MARS aims to showcase innovative research in Africa. Abstracts are invited from final year PhD students and young investigators Read more 

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THRiVE-2 PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Health

Call for preliminary applications - submission deadline 5:00pm (EAT) Monday 27th June 2016

Applications are invited for PhD and post-doctoral fellowships run by THRiVE, a DELTAS Africa consortium of East African Universities. Read more 

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Maternal and Neonatal Health Research Newsletter

Supporting African researchers working in Africa to combat major killing and debilitating diseases

WT-CCGHR and Cambridge-Africa work together to make the world-class expertise and facilities available at the University of Cambridge to AfricaRead more 

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Vice-Chancellor calls for increased collaboration with Africa

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Global Gathering 2016, Dakar

Speaking at a plenary panel, the Vice-Chancellor stressed that: "The challenges we face today are global. So, too, are the solutions we seek."Read more 

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Global warming hits the African continent soonest and hardest

A series of studies published this month in Environmental Research Letters detail the trends of heat...

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Malaria Breath Test goes for Field Trials

A breath test that can detect malaria at an early stage is to be assessed in the real world in natio...

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THRiVE-2 PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Health

Call for preliminary applications

Scientific Laboratory Training Workshop

Venue: University of Cambridge, Sept 2016

The CAMBRIDGE-AFRICA Programme aims to strengthen Africa's own capacity for a sustainable research and mentoring culture... Read about us.

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Africa Together 2016, 10 June

Engendering an Inclusive Africa

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Sat 28 May

2016 Business in Africa Conference

Transforming Africa: Creating Value & Driving Consumption

Tue 31 May

The Political Sociology of Human Rights

PROF KATE NASH (Goldsmiths, University of London)

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