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The Network | No. 11 - May 2011

The Network | No. 11 - May 2011

The Network | No. 11 - May 2011

A newsletter on science and technology in Africa and Europe, including relevant science policy news, profiles of research institutes and organisations, upcoming events and the latest funding opportunities. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Year of Publication: 2011

In this issue of The Network: 

  • AU initiative helps to develop capacities of universities 
  • Three Pan African University campuses to open this year
  • Pan African University focus: Kenya  
  • Pan African University focus: Nigeria. 
  • Kenya hosts review of Pan African University curriculum
  • CAAST-Net and SADC Secretariat propose a solar energy symposium
  • African Institute of Mathematical Sciences meets in Paris
  • Short-term engineering and accounting fellowships
  • SADC leading the pack
  • West Africa wakes up to the threat of sleeping sickness
  • FP6 funded project promotes Euro-Africa collaboration on wild bean
  • Minister's forum for science and technology for East Africa

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