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UK Department for International Development

DFID-Royal Society Africa Initiative: Strengthening capacity in African Higher Education to support development through science

UK aid from the British people

Project Data Last Updated: 22/05/2019

IATI Identifier: GB-1-203041


This pilot programme is designed to increase the research capacity of Universities and research institutes in sub-Saharan Africa, develop well trained staff able to help shape the future of the research and academic communities in their country and to help identify the skills gap in African Higher Education Institutions in order to produce policy recommendations to address this shortage in the longer term

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