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Communication Event on: Harnessing Modern Agricultural Biotechnology for Africa’s Economic Development

The Communication Event on Harnessing Modern Agricultural Biotechnology for Africa’s Economic Development was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Addis Ababa on 21st and 22nd April 2016. The meeting brought together biotechnology experts from a number of African countries, representatives from African Science Academies as well as the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)..

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ICSU signs a five-year agreement with Sida to work with NASAC and ISSC to support integrated science in Africa

In 2016, the International Council for Science (ICSU) signed a 5-year agreement with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) for a 5 million euro programme. This programme will catalyse the generation and use of new intergrated policy-relevant scientific knowledge in Africa needed to address the complexsustainabilty challenges in the region. The programme, which ends..

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