News & Announcements

August 30, 2018

African Centres of Excellence participate in MEL Workshop

As monitoring and evaluation plays a pivotal role in the ACE Project, some Centres under the Project participated in the maiden Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) […]
August 30, 2018

WACCI Commissions multi-purpose building to aid Research and Development

‪ The West African Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), one of the Centres under the African Centres of Excellence (ACE) Project hosted by the University of […]
August 16, 2018

Call for Participation| 5th Pan African School of Materials (PASMAT)

The Pan African Materials Institute (PAMI),one of the Centres under the World Bank funded ACE Project warmly invites all including students and faculty in Material Sciences […]
August 16, 2018

Call for Abstract and Participation

The Africa Center of Excellence for Food Technology and Research (CEFTER) hosted by Benue State University, Nigeria calls for Abstract and participation in its West and […]
August 8, 2018

3rd WACCBIP Research Conference

The West Africa Center for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) hosted its third annual Research Conference from July 18 – 20, 2018 at its new […]
August 2, 2018

3rd Biennial International Conference of Dryland, 2018

The African Centre of Excellence in Dryland Agriculture (CDA) Bayero University, Nigeria in collaboration with the International Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and International Institute […]
July 24, 2018

WACCI graduates its first cohort of MPhil students under the ACE Project

  The West African Center for Crop Improvement (WACCI), has graduated its first cohort of MPhil students under the ACE Project. The Center on July 20 […]
July 4, 2018

Certificate Workshop: Data Ethics and Skills for Reproduction of Research Findings Using Stata

The aim of this workshop is to train the next generation of African researchers in tools and practices to enhance the transparency, reproducibility, and openness of their research. The workshop will introduce participant to the data landscape of Africa, immerging issues with raw data; academic research misconducts (Publication Bias); best practices for data and code management; Data sharing and the construction of a reproducible and transparent workflow using STATA.
June 13, 2018

Pre-Announcement – Africa Centers of Excellence for Development Impact (ACE Impact) Project

Countries Eligible for Participation (Anticipated) REPUBLIC OF BURKINA FASO REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON REPUBLIC OF DJIBOUTI REPUBLIC OF GHANA REPUBLIC OF GUINEA REPUBLIC OF TOGO REPUBLIC OF […]