The African Academy of Sciences International Research Management Staff Development Programme – (IRMSDP)https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/The-African-Academy-of-Sciences-International-Research-Management-Staff-Development-Programme-–-(IRMSDP)---.aspxThe African Academy of Sciences International Research Management Staff Development Programme – (IRMSDP)The African Academy of Sciences and Association of Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA) UK are launching the International Research Management Staff Development Programme (IRMSDP) to contribute to the strand on developing individual capacity of research management staff. The programme is focusing on knowledge sharing and the development of tools and resources, created by teams consisting of research management professionals from across Africa and the UK.2020-06-23 02:25:54 PMResearch management
COVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant Fundhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/COVID-19-Africa-Rapid-Grant-Fund.aspxCOVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant FundSouth Africa’s National Research Foundation (NRF) in partnership with the Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI), South Africa’s Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Fonds de Recherche du Québec (FRQ), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)..2020-06-05 06:26:53 PMResearch management
COVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant Fund Launchedhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/COVID-19-Africa-Rapid-Grant-Fund-Launched.aspxCOVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant Fund LaunchedA COVID-19 Africa Rapid Fund Grant with an initial total funding of approximately USD4.75million, close to R90 million, has been launched to address research questions and implement science engagement activities associated with the pandemic.2020-06-05 04:56:37 PMResearch management
NRF South Africa to host the AOSP Project Officehttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/NRF-South-Africa-to-host-the-AOSP-Project-Office.aspxNRF South Africa to host the AOSP Project OfficeThe National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa will host the African Open Science Platform (AOSP) Project Office for the next 3 to 5 years. Supported by South Africa’s Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), key institutions in Africa, and the International Science Council (ISC), the AOSP (Science for the Future, the Future of Science) makes the case for bold action to mobilise the scientific community in Africa in responding to the challenges of the digital revolution.2020-06-04 12:09:03 PMResearch management
Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) in Sub-Saharan Africa: Co-Funders Statement on Coronavirus COVID-19https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Science-Granting-Councils-Initiative-(SGCI)-in-Sub-Saharan-Africa-Co-Funders-Statement-on-Coronavirus-COVID-19.aspxScience Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) in Sub-Saharan Africa: Co-Funders Statement on Coronavirus COVID-19The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic presents a significant global challenge, requiring close science-policy-society proximity. The scientific enterprise is being called upon to collectively diagnose, offer solutions and advise in the context of uncertainty and complexity.2020-03-30 11:13:21 AMResearch management
Initiation of Collaborative Projects with Researchers from Sub-Saharan Africa in the field of Solar Energyhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Initiation-.aspxInitiation of Collaborative Projects with Researchers from Sub-Saharan Africa in the field of Solar EnergyAssessment of demand for a possible future call for proposals; status workshop in Bonn.2020-03-30 08:50:09 AMResearch management
Call for Project Proposals Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivity - Questions & Answershttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Call-for-Project-Proposals-Strengthening-the-Capacities-of-Science-Granting-Councils-in-Gender-and-Inclusivity---Questions-.aspxCall for Project Proposals Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivity - Questions & AnswersThis summarises responses to questions received regarding the Call for Proposals to strengthen capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivity.2020-03-16 07:45:30 AMResearch management
Call for Project Proposals: Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivityhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Call-for-Project-Proposals-Strengthening-the-Capacities-of-Science-Granting-Councils-in-Gender-and-Inclusivity.aspxCall for Project Proposals: Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and InclusivityThe Science Granting Councils Initiative in sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI) invites project proposals from organizations..2020-03-05 07:45:18 AMResearch management
Invitation to the WARIMA workshop on Research and Innovation Management (March 30-31, 2020)https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Invitation-to-the-WARIMA-workshop-on-Research-and-Innovation-Management-(March-30-31,-2020).aspxInvitation to the WARIMA workshop on Research and Innovation Management (March 30-31, 2020)The West African Research and Innovation Management Association (WARIMA) in association with the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) will be holding an international workshop at the Raw Materials Research Council, Abuja Nigeria on the theme “Research Management for improved Research Outcomes”2020-03-02 07:34:31 AMResearch management
Call for Applications: 2020 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacyhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Call-for-Applications-2020-AAAS-TWAS-Course-on-Science-Diplomacy.aspxCall for Applications: 2020 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science DiplomacyThe call for applications of the 2020 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy is now open. The course is organized by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and TWAS and aims to expose participants to some key concepts on the interactions between the scientific and policymaking communities.2020-02-11 01:25:49 PMResearch management