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January 8, 2018
ACE Workshop

ACE III Project to Commence this year

  Following the success of the phase 1 of the African Higher Education Centres of Excellence (ACE) project, The World Bank in conjunction with the RFU […]
November 14, 2017
Andreas Blom

ACE I and ACE II Universities encouraged to Continue the Great Work!

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 9, 2017
Prof. Ehile at Joint ACE Workshop

Highlights from Day 2 of the Joint ACE I and ACE II Workshop

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 […]
 

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What the Project is about

The African Centers of Excellence project is focused on strengthening the 22 existing African Center's of Excellence institutions in West and Central Africa. The investment is around US$8 million per institutions.

Our Impact

The ACE project has successfully supported institutions and students across Western and Central Africa through improved teaching and research conditions and scholarships and graduate internships.

Useful information

ACE Workshops Documents

Workshop Presentations