Category Archives: Africa

The $100,000 One Africa Award 2015 for Exceptional Work of Organisations

The $100,000 One Africa Award 2015 for Exceptional Work of Organisations

Deadline: 28 August 2015 The 2015 One Africa Award is willing to reward and advance the exceptional work of organisations, founded by Africans and based in Africa, dedicated to helping Africa achieve the Millennium Development Goals. The award will bring recognition to innovative African efforts to fight poverty and will incentivize more of such efforts.… Continue Reading

2015 ITTO Fellowship Programme (Freezailah Fellowship Fund)

2015 ITTO Fellowship Programme (Freezailah Fellowship Fund)

Deadline: 21 August 2015 The International Tropical Timber Organization ITTO offers fellowships through the Freezailah Fellowship Fund to develop human resources and enhance professional expertise in member countries in tropical forestry, tropical timber industries and related disciplines, with a view to promoting sustainable management of tropical forests, efficient utilization and processing of tropical timber, and better economic… Continue Reading

SAIS-CARI Fellowship – Call for Applications

SAIS-CARI Fellowship – Call for Applications

Deadline: 15 October 2015 The China Africa Research Initiative at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies has issued a call for applications for the SAIS-CARI Fellowship program. SAIS-CARI Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis or by invitation to researchers, policy-makers, or journalists who wish to spend a concentrated period of time (1 to 2… Continue Reading

ANAFE-FoodAfrica Programme: Submit Applications on Regional Training on Communicating Effectively with Users of Knowledge

ANAFE-FoodAfrica Programme: Submit Applications on Regional Training on Communicating Effectively with Users of Knowledge

Deadline: 28 August 2015 ANAFE in partnership with the Finish supported FoodAfrica programme implemented by various CGIAR Center including ICRAF, is conducting a training workshop for educators and researchers on “Effective communication with users of knowledge” from 13th to 16th October 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya. Educators, researchers and institutions in Africa with effective skills to… Continue Reading

International Training Programme in Chemical Management in Africa

International Training Programme in Chemical Management in Africa

Deadline: 1 October 2015 The Swedish Chemicals Agency has issued a international training programme titled as Strategies for Chemicals Management. The objective is that participating countries have obtained further insight in relations between chemicals management in the supply and use chain, economic growth and improved health and environment. The training course in Sweden will be… Continue Reading