IDRC and South Africa’s National Research Foundation (NRF) are pleased to announce a new research chairs initiative that is set to transform the African research landscape.
NewsHealth SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION (STI)Published dateTuesday, 11. December 2018 - 13:15
IDRC is pleased to announce a new CA$14.5million partnership with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) that will deepen and sustain the work of the Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI). Sida joins SGCI’s original group of funders by investing CA$12million (SEK 79,162,000), while IDRC is contributing an additional CA$2.5 million.Published dateFriday, 2. November 2018 - 11:30
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Following the Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund’s first call for proposals, five world-class teams have been funded. Collectively, they represent a cross-section of disciplines, diseases, and regional hot spots, and all present the potential to profoundly transform the lives of smallholder livestock farmers for the better.Published dateFriday, 2. February 2018 - 10:00
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The Science Granting Councils Initiative in sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI) received a Science Diplomacy Award from the Government of South Africa during its 2017 Science Forum on December 8 in Pretoria.Published dateMonday, 18. December 2017 - 11:15