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 

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Vice-Chancellor says young African talent will set science agenda

Better higher education could help the continent solve many of its problems and maximise its greates

Africa needs to fuse local policies with global efforts on scientific collaboration. 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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Rwanda: Education Sector Moves to Domesticate SDGs

The education sector has policies and priorities in place that will ably facilitate the domesticatio...

17 October 2016Read More

East African Nations Pool Intelligence to Thwart Illegal Ocean Fishing

Early in December 2012, a South Korean vessel called the Premier entered the Indian Ocean to fish. I...

12 October 2016Read More

World Social Science Report 2016 calls for more emphasis on inequalities research in Africa

A scarcity of funds for research and lack of academic freedom in universities across Sub-Saharan Afr...

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The CAMBRIDGE-AFRICA Programme aims to strengthen Africa's own capacity for a sustainable research and mentoring culture, by supporting talented individuals who will make this long-term goal a reality. The Programme emerged in 2008 and covers a range of initiatives across subject areas. Cambridge-Africa is now supporting African researchers working on African priorities in Africa, in partnership with Cambridge researchers. Read more

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Mon 24 Oct

2016 Annual Race Equality Lecture

Palmerston Room, Fisher Building, St John's College

Mon 24 Oct

From state to society, through sacred history: Hobbes and Spinoza

John Robertson (Clare College, Cambridge)

Mon 24 Oct

'The Remaking of Chieftaincy in Post-Apartheid South Africa'

Dr Mbongeseni Buthelezi, Public Affairs Research Institute, South Africa

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