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Planet Earth Institute and African Academy of Sciences join forces to support the development...

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Quantum Global Research Lab Head Joins African Development Bank

Professor Kevin Urama has left his post to join the African Development Bank as a Senior Policy Advisor on Inclusive and Green Growth. Professor Kevin...

Bread wheat genome to be decoded by end of 2017

By - Daisy Dunne - SciDev.Net The full genetic sequence of bread wheat will be available within two years, a global network of scientists has...

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By - Juan Pablo Alperin - Alessandra Bordini - SciDev.Net In today’s age of knowledge abundance, the scholarly community is turning its attention to the...

The African Union Commission and the Council for the Development of Social Science Research...

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Innovation Africa 2015 – Positivo BGH Session – Investing in Technology & Scientific Research

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Namibia: Research crucial for national development

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