UKRI strengthens African partnership

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) have agreed a partnership to address the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals, strengthen Africa-UK research collaborations and enhance research capacity across African and UK research communities.

The new partnership is part of UKRI’s ongoing efforts through the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) to build robust research systems across the Global South, enabling the best researchers from the UK to collaborate with the best researchers from across the globe to tackle challenges including climate change, infectious diseases, extreme poverty, fragile states and insecure food systems.

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25th October 2018