Monthly Archives: November 2016

African Science and Education Ministers meet in Kigali to accelerate Collaborative Research Networks and Funding Mechanisms

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) (http://NEF.org) and the Government of Rwanda yesterday hosted the second NEF Ministerial Meeting to leverage research networks and funding mechanisms to drive Africa's long term …

Fidel Castro Leaves Complicated Legacy in Africa

In Africa, as in Cuba, the late Fidel Castro was both loved and despised.

Yibrah Mehari thinks of Castro as a benefactor. After his father, an Ethiopian soldier, died in …

UNU-INRA HOLDS MAIDEN COLLEGE OF RESEARCH ASSOCIATES’ CONFERENCE IN ACCRA

The maiden edition of the College of Research Associates’ Conference (CRAC) of the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) is underway in Accra.

The two-day Conference,  …

Former police commander faces charges for assaulting journalist

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda welcomed the charges brought against the former police commander of Kampala District, Joram Mwesigye for assaulting …

Unite for Peace, AUC Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security tells Women during Solidarity Mission to D.R. Congo

H.E. Bineta Diop, the African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson's Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security, carried out a solidarity mission to support the women in the Democratic Republic of …

UNU-INRA HOLDS MAIDEN COLLEGE OF RESEARCH ASSOCIATES’ CONFERENCE IN ACCRA

The maiden edition of the College of Research Associates' Conference (CRAC) of the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) is underway in Accra.

The two-day Conference, …