ROSSA's newsletter - January 2018

January 22, 2018
Youth activists, thought leaders, and several 2017 graduates of the University of Cape Town’s Emerging African Leaders Programme met in Nairobi in November

In this ROSSA bulletin: Meet Kathryn Toure, the new regional director of IDRC’s sub-Saharan Africa office.

Discover how an IDRC-supported project influenced regulatory changes to allow for the use of dried insect products as livestock feed in fish and poultry production. Learn how a network of African scientists contributed to ending a six-year deadlock on agriculture during the November 2017 UNFCCC talks on the Paris Agreement. Then read about the Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI), which was recognized by the Government of South Africa with a Science Diplomacy Award.

All of this and more in our latest bulletin.

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