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Cambridge Parasitic and Neglected Diseases Network Workshop

Interdisciplinary one day workshop on diseases of poverty

The Call for Abstracts & Registration Now Open!Read more 

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Meeting local needs: how the Fens can learn from research in Africa

Dr Rosalind Parkes-Ratanshi spent over a decade on the frontline fighting HIV in Uganda now in Cambridge she plans to work in areas of deprivationRead more 

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Establishing a Staphylococcus aureus research network in Africa

A Cambridge-Africa supported collaboration

African researchers and UK collaborators working on Staphylococcus aureus met in August 2017 at the University of Ghana for a kick-off meetingRead more 

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Celebrating Black Cantabs

The Black Cantabs Research Society launches a new platform to further its aims of connecting early Black Cambridge alumni with present students.Read more 

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African plant scientists develop new skills in Cambridge to tackle problems at home

Cambridge University Spotlight

Lab training workshop and biotech conference 2017Read more 

CAmbridge and Africa

Celebrating Cambridge-Africa partnerships

Cambridge Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional and International Affairs writes...

We celebrate some of the partnerships that have made Cambridge one of the world’s leading universities for engaging with/supporting African research.Read more 

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Research Horizons Africa Special

Collaboration with Africa

This issue celebrates partnerships that have made Cambridge one of the world’s leading universities for engaging with African Research.Read more 

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Gates launches open science site, Africa to follow in 2018

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has formally launched an open science platform for its grantees....

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Mobile technologies, science and key skills training in Africa

As part of the Planet Earth Institute (PEI)’s work investigating how Africa’s technology boom can be...

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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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Fashion as Transnational Feminist Methodology for African Studies

Dr Simidele Dosekun, University of Sussex

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African Archaeology Group

Finding the imagined community of Mapungubwe in thirteenth century southern Africa

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