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EVENT PRESS RELEASE – Stakeholder Engagement Workshop on Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI)

EVENT PRESS RELEASE For immediate release, 27nd March 2024Abuja, Nigeria Stakeholder Engagement Workshop on Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) for Enhancing Youth Employability, Entrepreneurship, and Job Creation in West Africa The African Technology Policy Studies Network (ATPS) in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation and Afreximbank, organized a Stakeholder Engagement and Dissemination Workshop on Science, Technology, […]

ATPS Successfully Hosts the IDRC Project Officer

Figure 1: Prof. Nicholas Ozor, Executive Director of the ATPS and Marie-Eve Landry, Project Officer at the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) pose for a picture at the ATPS Offices

Driving Research and Innovation Funding in Africa

Driving Research and Innovation Funding in Africa In recent years, there has been a growing recognition of the critical role that research and innovation play in driving economic growth, societal development, and sustainable progress. Across Africa, governments, institutions, and organizations are increasingly investing in research and innovation funding as a means to address pressing challenges […]

Roundtable Discussion on Spatial Based Artificial Intelligence (AI) PeMost Tool

Roundtable Discussion on Spatial Based Artificial Intelligence (AI) PeMost Tool In a groundbreaking collaboration, researchers, farmers, and policymakers converged at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) on February 7th, 2024, to delve into the potential of Spatial Artificial Intelligence (AI) in revolutionizing agriculture. The Round Table Discussion centered on the innovative PeMost Tool, […]

Cultivating Agricultural Resilience through the SCALE Project

The SCALE Project, generously funded by the International Development Research Center (IDRC), is ushering in a future where smallholder farmers across Africa can thrive, empowered by accessible knowledge and sustainable practices to conquer climate change. As climate change’s impacts loom larger, smallholder farming communities in Africa face an urgent challenge: how to adapt while safeguarding […]

TIDE Project’s Remarkable Impact on Innovation and Prosperity

TIDE Project’s Remarkable Impact on Innovation and Prosperity Across the vibrant landscapes of Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Uganda, and Zimbabwe, a transformative wave is sweeping through. The TIDE project, a beacon of innovation and sustainability, has been leaving an indelible mark on these nations. This initiative, driven by TIDE project grantees and championed […]

Empowering Sub-Saharan Africa: Monitoring NDC Progress

Empowering Sub-Saharan Africa: Monitoring NDC Progress Introduction Sub-Saharan African countries are facing the immediate and critical challenge of mitigating the impacts of climate change. As signatories to the Paris Agreement, these nations have committed to implementing Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) as part of their broader strategy to combat climate change. However, to ensure the effectiveness […]

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Vacancy Announcements at the ATPS Finance and Administration Assistant – (National position) ATPS is seeking to recruit a Finance and Administration Assistant to be based at its Secretariat in Nairobi, Kenya:  These positions in their different categories and the accompanying requirements are described in the link below. Vacancy Announcements at the ATPS

A TRANSFORMATIONAL GATHERING

A TRANSFORMATIONAL GATHERING ATPS AT A SOCIAL INNOVATION AND TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOP On 25 October 2023, Riara University held a Social Innovation and Transformation Workshop, a gathering of visionaries and changemakers who were weaving the fabric of a new future for education and entrepreneurship. Among the attendees were Susan Mburu, the Communication and Outreach Officer at […]