Author: Chando K

South African Young Academy of Science 2020

Call for Nominations of Young Scientists as Members of the South African Young Academy of
Science 2020

The South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS), founded in September 2011, is calling
for applications for new members. This letter is to request nominations of outstanding young
scientists who may be elected as members of SAYAS. In the founding year (2011),
20 young
scientists were elected (more…)

Aquatic Pollutants Joint Transnational Call 2020

The three Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) on Water, Oceans and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) are pleased to announce a joint transnational call for research and innovation projects on risks posed to human health and the environment by pollutants and pathogens present in the water resources.

The call will support research

Innovation landscape in South Africa 2019

The Updated map of the innovation landscape in South Africa & Framework Conditions 2016 contains updated information and data for policy makers, researchers, programme owners and innovation organisations as well as small and medium enterprises interested in EU-South African linkages and offers through a variety of means.


South African Women in Science Awards (SAWiSA)

31 May 2020
Johannesburg, South Africa

The awards recognise and reward excellence by women scientists and researchers, and profile them as role models for younger women. The awards will be made to women who are South African citizens or permanent residents. The theme for the 2020 SAWiSA is making the fourth industrial revolution


Erasmus+ Youth Dialogue projects

Key Action 3: Support for policy reform

Closing date: 1 October 2019

This Action promotes the active participation of young people in democratic life and fosters debate around topics centered on the themes and priorities set under the EU Youth Strategy and its dialogue mechanisms. Dialogue mechanisms are structured around priorities and timing and foresee events where young people discuss the agreed themes among themselves and with policy-makers, youth experts and representatives of public authorities in charge of youth in order to obtain results which are useful for policy-making. (more…)

International Science and Technology – Africa 2020

8 – 10 May 2019

Nairobi, Kenya

Supported by the European Commission and African Union Commission, Government of Kenya through the Ministry of Education, IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology and IEEE Kenya Section, IST-Africa 2019 is the fourteenth in an annual series of Ministerial level Technology Research