Erasmus Mundus International Master Awards in Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling, Spain

Erasmus Mundus International Master Awards in Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling, Spain

Established in 1968, the Autonomous University of Madrid is the first Spanish university to establish an Integrated Research Management Service. It has approximately 28,000 students, around 60 departments and these offer undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications…
African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative Program

African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative Program

Applications for Cohort 4 Now Open! The Application Will Close at 11:59 UTC on 31 January 2021 AWEC is the accelerant behind hundreds of African female entrepreneurs who have transformed and grown their businesses. We…
Royal Society Africa Prize and Rising Star Africa Prize

Royal Society Africa Prize and Rising Star Africa Prize

Nominations now open The call for nominations is now open. Please refer to the Medals and Awards guidance notes (PDF) to check nominee eligibility. Nominations close on Monday 15 February 2021 at 3pm GMT. Nominate now The…
Could new COVID variants undermine vaccines? Labs scramble to find out

Could new COVID variants undermine vaccines? Labs scramble to find out

As concern grows over faster-spreading variants of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, laboratories worldwide are racing to unpick the biology of these viruses. Scientists want to understand why variants identified in the United Kingdom and South Africa…
COVID-19: Unravelling the science in a crisis

COVID-19: Unravelling the science in a crisis

[NAIROBI] Since the COVID-19 became a pandemic in March, the world has been in a state of emergency, with  the role of science communication during a crisis being brought into sharp focus. In Africa, as…