RECENT NEWS

September 14, 2020

Call for host – 2021 Biennial Conference of the African Studies Association of Africa (ASAA)

The African Studies Association of Africa (ASAA) invites institutions of higher education, think tanks, or other sites of intellectual engagement in Africa to submit expressions of interest […]
September 2, 2020

Call for Applications – Research Excellence Consultant

Terms of Reference:  Consultant to Develop Training Modules and Develop, Organize and Facilitate Training Workshops Aimed at Strengthening Effective Research Excellence Assessment Capacities within Science Granting […]
September 1, 2020

Association of African Universities Admits 32 New Members

The Association of African Universities has admitted 32 higher education institutions into its membership – 31 from the African Higher Education Community and one Associate member […]
September 1, 2020

Call for EOIs: To support the development of Research Management Frameworks, Manuals & Procedures for SGCs

As part of the SGCI Phase One project some manuals, procedures and frameworks were developed to guide quality research management processes within the SGCs. Some of these manuals, procedures and frameworks include the Good Practice Guidelines on the Quality of Research Competitions; Training Manual on Engagement with the Private Sector; STI Policy Handbook; Checklists for an MoU / a partnership agreement; and several others. These existing manuals, procedures and frameworks will further be reviewed and adapted by the SGCs. The existing manuals, procedures and frameworks will all be translated to French. In addition, the manuals, procedures and frameworks will be developed in the areas of research excellence, research ethics, data and information management and digitization of management information systems for SGC
August 28, 2020

Call for Volunteer Young Social Media Reporters

To Support the Social Media Campaign for the AAU TV The AAU has established a television station (AAU TV) as Africa’s apex higher education television platform […]
August 28, 2020

Improving Higher Education Recruitment through the African Jobs Board Project

The African Jobs Board is a project which seeks to create a central Academic Jobs Board for African universities and Higher Education Institutions to actively recruit […]
August 28, 2020

Request for Proposals: Deepening Knowledge and Implementation of Research Ethics in the African Context

About the SGCI The Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) is a multi-donor Initiative with Phase 2 (SGCI-2: 2020-2023) supported by Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), […]