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.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 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.<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
Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) in Sub-Saharan Africa 2018 Learning Visithttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/2018-learning-visit.aspxScience Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) in Sub-Saharan Africa 2018 Learning Visit<p>​The National Research Foundation (NRF) will be hosting the Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) learning visits from the 17<sup>th</sup> September to 21<sup>st</sup> September. During this first of its kind event, twenty-nine (29) delegates from twelve (12) Science Granting Councils will be attending. The delegates, and respective SCG's are representative from the continent of Africa. Countries include Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.<br></p>2018-09-17 08:13:36 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
African Centers of Excellence for Development Impact: Call for Proposals releasedhttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/aceimpact-proposals.aspxAfrican Centers of Excellence for Development Impact: Call for Proposals released<p>​<span style="font-size:11pt;line-height:200%;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;">Call for Proposals was formally launched on the Association of African Universities (AAU) website.</span><br></p>2018-09-07 11:50:31 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
Search engine for open data unveiled by Googlehttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/dataset-search.aspxSearch engine for open data unveiled by Google<p>​<span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:11pt;line-height:200%;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;">Google Dataset Search can assist researchers to find data more easily.</span><br></p>2018-09-07 09:38:50 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
Evidence Informed Policy Making Seminar: Water-Energy-Food-Health 9-11 December 2018, Pretoria, South Africahttps://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/eipm_seminar_2018.aspxEvidence Informed Policy Making Seminar: Water-Energy-Food-Health 9-11 December 2018, Pretoria, South Africa<p>​The complex and multi-dimensional challenges of water, energy, food security and health and their interrelationships remain at the very heart of both scientific and policy making attention in Africa. The Evidence Informed Policy Making: Water-Energy-Food-Health seminar will enable both scientists and policy makers from Africa to better understand demands and constraints from both perspectives, as well as enable them to develop new skills required in evidence-informed policy making.<br></p>2018-09-05 08:27:05 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
South Africa – Mozambique – Zambia Joint Call for Research Proposals: 2018 Call for 2019 - 2021https://sgciafrica.org/en-za/news/Pages/joint-call-for-research-proposals.aspxSouth Africa – Mozambique – Zambia Joint Call for Research Proposals: 2018 Call for 2019 - 2021<p>​<span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:11pt;line-height:200%;font-family:"times new roman", serif;">The Call invites joint, trilateral research proposals from South Africa, Mozambique and Zambia to undertake 3-year collaborative research projects. The three countries seek to invest in the development of research and innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa, specifically in the SADC region through the establishment of partnerships involving research institutions in these respective countries.</span><br></p>2018-09-05 07:20:34 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