The Joint ACE I and ACE II Projects workshop was concluded on a high note at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra Ghana (9 November 2017). The key take away message for the ACE I and ACE II universities was that they must continue the great work that they are doing...read more
The day (7 November 2017) began with a recap of the previous day’s activities. The recap featured the highlights from the opening ceremony, plenary and parallel sessions. Four exciting plenary sessions were held today (8 November 2017). Each plenary session ended with...read more
The joint ACE I and ACE II project workshop was officially opened on the 7th November 2017 at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra, Ghana, by the Honourable Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh (Minister of Education, Republic of Ghana). Mr Henry Kerali (World Bank Country...read more
About the African Center's of Excellence
The World Bank in collaboration with West and Central African countries launched the Africa Centers of Excellence Project in 2014 to promote regional specialization among participating universities in areas that address specific common regional development challenges, to strengthen the capacities of these universities to deliver high quality training and applied research, and to meet the demand for skills required for Africa’s development such as the extractive industries.