Science Forum South Africa 2018https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Science-Forum-South-Africa-2018.aspxScience Forum South Africa 2018<p>​The SFSA2018 will again be hosted at the CSIR International Convention Centre and the National Research Foundation in Pretoria on 13-14 December 2018. <br> <br> The opening and high-level panel discussion will take place at Rembrandt Hall, University of Pretoria Hillcrest Campus, Sports Campus, on 12 December 2018 between 13h00-17h00.<br></p>2018-11-30 10:32:35 AMGP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#39aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8;L0|#039aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8|Use of STI indicators;GPP|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;GP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c
Public – Private Partnerships Research Projects launched in Ugandahttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Public-–-Private-Partnerships-Research-Projects-launched-in-Uganda.aspxPublic – Private Partnerships Research Projects launched in Uganda<p>​<span lang="EN-US">On Friday, 16 November 2018, Dr. Maxwell Otim, the Deputy Executive Secretary of the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) presided over the official launch of the Public – Private Partnership in Research and Innovation (PPP) projects in Uganda. </span><br></p>2018-11-28 11:20:52 AMGP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;L0|#05cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4|ACTS
The Olusegun Obasanjo Prize for Scientific Discovery and/or Technological Innovationshttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/The-Olusegun-Obasanjo-Prize-for-Scientific-Discovery-andor-Technological-Innovations-.aspxThe Olusegun Obasanjo Prize for Scientific Discovery and/or Technological Innovations<p>​The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS) invites nominations for the Olusegun Obasanjo Prize for Scientific Discovery and/or Technological Innovation.<br></p>2018-11-20 09:53:27 AMGP0|#39aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8;L0|#039aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8|Use of STI indicators;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;GP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c
The Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa Annual Forum and Global Research Council Africa Regional Meeting 2018https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/The-Science-Granting-Councils-Initiative-in-Sub-Saharan-Africa-Annual-Forum-and-Global-Research-Council-Africa-Regional-Mee.aspxThe Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa Annual Forum and Global Research Council Africa Regional Meeting 2018<p>​The Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa Annual Forum and Global Research Council Africa Regional Meeting 2018 have been a resounding success overall. <br></p>2018-11-09 05:44:15 PMGP0|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;L0|#05cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4|ACTS;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;L0|#0c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc|NEPAD;GP0|#39aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8;L0|#039aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8|Use of STI indicators;GPP|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;GP0|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;L0|#0666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e|SARIMA;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;GP0|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;L0|#02fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c|ATPS;GP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c
The Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa Annual Forum Global Research Council Africa Regional Meeting, 2018https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/The-Science-Granting-Councils-Initiative-in-Sub-Saharan-Africa-Annual-Forum-Global-Research-Council-Africa-Regional-Meeting.aspxThe Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa Annual Forum Global Research Council Africa Regional Meeting, 2018<p>​The SGCI will host its Annual Forum in Abidjan 5-9 November 2018. <br></p>2018-11-06 11:52:15 AMGP0|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;L0|#05cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4|ACTS;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GP0|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;L0|#0c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc|NEPAD;GP0|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;L0|#0666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e|SARIMA;GP0|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;L0|#02fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c|ATPS;GP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#39aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8;L0|#039aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8|Use of STI indicators;GPP|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;GP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c
Joint Call for Research Proposals by PASRES, Cote d’Ivoire and the Uganda Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) has gone out.https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Joint-Call-for-Research-Proposals-by-the-Programme-d'Appui-Stratégique-à-la-Recherche-Scientifique-(PASRES),-Cote-d’Ivoire-.aspxJoint Call for Research Proposals by PASRES, Cote d’Ivoire and the Uganda Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) has gone out.<p>​This is to communicate that the Joint Call for Research Proposals by the Programme d'Appui Stratégique à la Recherche Scientifique (PASRES), Cote d'Ivoire and the Uganda Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) has gone out.  <br></p>2018-10-04 10:08:56 AMGP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e
Towards Effective Public-Private Partnerships in Research and Innovation: A Perspective for African Science Granting Councilshttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/Towards-Effective-Public-Private-Partnerships.aspxTowards Effective Public-Private Partnerships in Research and Innovation: A Perspective for African Science Granting Councils<p>​We are now pleased to share with you the policy brief from the 2017 masterclass Paper, "<strong><em>Towards Effective Public-Private Partnerships in Research and Innovation: A Perspective for African Science Granting Councils."</em></strong><br></p>2018-10-02 10:35:32 AMGP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#39aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8;L0|#039aae3d7-fd0f-455d-8147-72359d2d76e8|Use of STI indicators;GPP|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;GP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e;GP0|#a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc;L0|#0a2c8e12d-e308-4650-ad2a-61486f8f1bbc|Annual Meetings;GPP|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;GP0|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;L0|#02fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c|ATPS
Call for Expressions of Interest (EoI): Commissioned Studies - Public Private Partnerships in Research and Innovationhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/eol-commisioned-studies-public-private-partnerships.aspxCall for Expressions of Interest (EoI): Commissioned Studies - Public Private Partnerships in Research and Innovation<p>​The Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) is pleased to launch a call for Expressions of Interest (EoI) for studies to be commissioned under its "Public - Private Partnerships in Research and Innovation" grants.<br></p>2018-10-02 08:51:20 AMGP0|#b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba;L0|#0b419a699-d4cb-4d83-8ed5-2fbf3a3662ba|Partnerships and private sector engagement;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#5cd65b2a-7cee-4bce-887f-7b43bf03d2d4;GP0|#2fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c;L0|#02fed3f81-f709-42d3-90d3-7a9c689f324c|ATPS
INGSA Opportunity - Legislative Science Advice Research Projecthttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/INGSA-Opportunity.aspxINGSA Opportunity - Legislative Science Advice Research Project<p>​<span style="font-size:11pt;line-height:200%;font-family:helvetica, sans-serif;color:#202020;">We are reaching out to the members of this listerv because of your expertise in governmental science advice. <strong><span style="font-weight:normal;">We are conducting a study, funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation, to collaboratively create an international research agenda for legislative science advice</span></strong>, using a two-step process of expert consultation. The results will be discussed at INGSA’s parliamentary science advice workshop on Nov. 8<sup>th</sup><span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>in Tokyo.</span><br></p>2018-09-18 08:33:09 AMGP0|#26b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7;L0|#026b9eea0-4bfd-4999-abd6-25140c902ad7|Research management;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab;GPP|#666c7fbc-bd85-4be1-9ec1-5ff4934ce56e
4 per 1000 Symposiumhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/4-per-1000-Symposium.aspx4 per 1000 Symposium<p>​<span style="margin:0px;line-height:200%;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;font-size:11pt;"><font color="#000000">The </font><font class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0" style="">4 per 1000 Initiative</font><font color="#000000">, the </font><a href="http://www.nepad.org/" target="_blank"><font class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0" style="">NEPAD Planning and Coordination Agency</font></a><font color="#000000">  and </font><a href="http://www.regenerationinternational.org/" target="_blank"><font class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0" style="">Regeneration International</font></a><font color="#000000"> are pleased to invite you to the 4 per 1000 Africa Symposium on Soils for Food Security and Climate to be held on October 24 to 26 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. </font></span><br></p>2018-09-17 01:56:35 PMGP0|#c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc;L0|#0c1c6ae87-b685-4471-9238-9803906e5edc|NEPAD;GTSet|#a732f390-1055-4aea-9895-b94267dc0dab