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CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: Organisation of Workshop on the transfer of and training on Africa Drought Monitor and Hosting of DM Platform for Southern African Countries

Background and Justification

Mitigating the impacts of drought and famine is one of the primary aims of many governments and humanitarian organizations in the African region, as it has been highlighted during the first Africa drought conference held in Windhoek in August 2016.Mitigation, however, cannot be effective if the causes and characteristics of drought events and processes are not well understood through a holistic approach addressing also the monitoring and early warning and the vulnerability aspects.

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S.Africa pupil wins Eskom science expo

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High school pupil scoops up first prize in the Energy Efficiency and Conservation category against fellow learners in a science fair competition hosted by Eskom.

Last week, S’nenhlanhla Dlamini from Ongoye Secondary School in Kwazulu Natal Province, was honoured with the top prize at the 2016 Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair (ISF), with her project entitled Smart Home Energy Saver.

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Final Call For Abstracts

 

FINAL CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

4th Annual Science Research Conference

Date: November 16 – 17, 2016

Venue:  Unam Library, Main Campus

Participants in the 4th Annual Science Research Conference are requested to submit their abstracts before Friday October 7, 2016

We thank those who have submitted titles for the Oral/Poster presentations. 

AAAS Vacancies and Funding Opportunities

 

The AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador program has the following Vacancies and Funding Opportunities:

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Nigeria Academy of Science - Gold Medal Nomination

 

The Nigeria Academy of Science

2016 Gold Medal Nomination Form

We are pleased to launch the call for nominations for the 2016 NAS Gold Medal for Nigerian scientists to reward accomplished scientists in the Life Sciences 

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