Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation
Between Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe

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Our goals, news and track record

The CAAST-Net Plus network is a hub of activity. We conduct policy research, organise multi-stakeholder events, and support the partnering efforts of European and African researchers and innovators to address global societal challenges. In this section we share regular updates about our activities, analysis, and progress.

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SADC NCPs Attend Horizon 2020 Workshop
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SADC NCPs Attend Horizon 2020 Workshop

In collaboration with the European Commission (EC), CAAST-Net Plus held a Horizon 2020 information session and National Contact Point training workshop at the Peermont Mondior Hotel, Gaborone, Botswana from 15-16 May 2017. [Image credit: JyU]

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RFI Presented at Global Health Innovation Meeting
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RFI Presented at Global Health Innovation Meeting

The Research Fairness Initiative (RFI) was presented during a roundtable discussion at the Group of Twenty (G20) Global Health Innovation meeting on 28 April 2017, in Berlin, Germany. [Image credit: Flickr, GotCredit.com]

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CAAST-Net Plus Meets with Tech Transfer Officers
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CAAST-Net Plus Meets with Tech Transfer Officers

CAAST-Net Plus recently held a workshop with tech-transfer officers, focusing on their potential role in the knowledge management and communication system (KMCS) for the Africa-EU research and innovation (R&I) partnership on food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture (FNSSA). [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Horizon 2020 and National Contact Point Training Session in Botswana
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Horizon 2020 and National Contact Point Training Session in Botswana

CAAST-Net Plus partners, the University of Jyväskylä (Finland) and the HELP Forward Praxi Network (Greece) are organising a Horizon 2020 information workshop and National Contact Point (NCP) training session in Gaborone, Botswana, from 15-16 May 2017. [Image credit: European Commission]

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Tech Transfer Officers and Food Security Portals
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Tech Transfer Officers and Food Security Portals

CAAST-Net Plus is organising a workshop on 22 May 2017 in Namibia, to unpack the role of technology transfer officers in the establishment of the Knowledge Management and Communication System initiative. [Image credit: Flickr, Eric Montfort]

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Egypt to Host Food Security Communication and Knowledge Management Workshop
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Egypt to Host Food Security Communication and Knowledge Management Workshop

CAAST-Net Plus is organising a consultation workshop on the Knowledge Management and Communication System (KMCS) Initiative for the Europe-Africa research and innovation partnership on food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture (FNSSA). [Image credit: Flickr, Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade]

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Climate Change Research Capacity Building Workshop
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Climate Change Research Capacity Building Workshop

The Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) hosted the third and final workshop piloted under the “CAAST-Net Plus Climate Change Research Capacity Platform”, in Kampala, Uganda, from 22-24 March 2017. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Report: Pathways for Research Uptake
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Report: Pathways for Research Uptake

The CAAST-Net Plus report from the joint stakeholder forum co-organised with the Development Research Uptake in Sub-Saharan Africa (DRUSSA) initiative is now available for download. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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CAAST-Net Plus is funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement 311806
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