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May 20 2014 Programme Management Unit
Stellenbosch University in South Africa will host a Horizon 2020 information session on May 26, 2014. On the agenda: Funding opportunities for research and innovation partnerships between South African and European agencies. Themes to be covered at the session include food security, agriculture...
May 20 2014
May 7 2014 Programme Management Unit
The Department for International Development and Natural Environment Research Council announce new funding of £20m for climate research in Africa. The 5 year programme 'Future Climate for Africa' (FCFA) will support research to better understand climate variability and change across...
May 7 2014
Apr 28 2014 Programme Management Unit
This workshop aims to create a discussion platform on how Africa-EU cooperation in research and innovation in climate change knowledge, forecasting, mitigation and adaptation can be fostered. Rwanda's Ministry of Education will host the event with support from the Research Council of Norway...
Apr 28 2014
Apr 28 2014 Programme Management Unit
CAAST-Net Plus will be hosting an information session on Horizon 2020, to include a National Contact Point training session, at the 2014 IST-Africa Conference. The conference will be held from 6-9 May 2014 in Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius. Supported by the European Commission, it will focus on...
Apr 28 2014
Apr 3 2014 Programme Management Unit
The ACP Science and Technology Programme has started its second phase with the 2012 Call for Proposals awarding 21 grant projects for a total financing of € 20.8 M, sourced from both the 10th EDF and the EU Budget (co-operation with South Africa). The objectives of ACP S&T II are to...
Apr 3 2014
Apr 22 2014 Programme Management Unit
Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. By coupling research and innovation, Horizon 2020 is helping to achieve...
Apr 22 2014
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