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Africa Evidence Network Reference Group: Applications open

The Africa Evidence Network (AEN) is wanting to provide its members with more opportunities to get actively involved in shaping the future of the Network. This year, the Network is piloting new initiatives; among them is the AEN Reference Group. What is the purpose of the Reference Group? The Reference Group is open to any AEN member and […]

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Joanna Briggs Institute: Evidence-based Clinical fellowship Program; registration open

The Joanna Briggs Institute Evidence-based Clinical Fellowship Program is an evidence-based, implementation program. The six-month program involves: 2 x five-day intensive training workshops at the Joanna Briggs Institute a workplace evidence implementation project over the intervening months. At the end of the program, you will have a report ready to be published in a peer […]

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Vacancies: Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Specialist (x2) for CLEAR at Wits

The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), through the CLEAR-AA invites qualified individuals of substantive stature to apply for the following senior position on a two-year renewable contract basis at a market-related remuneration package. Reporting to the Director, the successful candidates will be expected to translate the Centre’s vision and strategy into delivery of high-quality technical […]

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UJ launches Africa Evidence Leadership Award

The Africa Evidence Network (AEN) at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) is launching the first annual Africa Evidence Leadership Award, to recognise and honour people who have raised the awareness of evidence-informed decision-making (EIDM) in Africa. The aim of the award is to showcase the status of Africa in global EIDM discussions by recognising impactful, insightful, […]

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Call for applications: DAAD/CMAAE MSc & PhD, In-Region Scholarships 2018/2019

DAAD, a public funded, self- governing organization of the institutions of higher education in Germany, promotes international academic exchange as well as educational co-operation with developing countries through a variety of funding and scholarship programmes. The Collaborative Masters of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics (CMAAE) programme of the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) is […]

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Call for proposals: MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2018

The MRC and the UK Department for International Development announce a further call for proposals for the prestigious African Research Leader awards. This MRC/ DFID jointly funded scheme aims to strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) by attracting and retaining exceptionally talented individuals who will lead high quality programmes of research on key global […]

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EVIDENCE 2018 Conference: Conference dates and strands

The EVIDENCE 2018 conference will take place at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Pretoria from 25 – 28 September 2018. Who should attend? All those interested in evidence, its production and use in decision-making. This includes people working in Africa and beyond, in governments, civil society, universities and the private sector. Objectives EVIDENCE 2018 aims […]

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John C Caldwell African Researcher Visiting Fellowship

The Australian National University invites applicants for the early career John C Caldwell African Researcher Visiting Fellowship. This is an exciting opportunity for an early career African researcher in population health or demography to develop a collegial partnership with researchers at the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health (NCEPH) and/or the School of Demography at the Australian […]

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Senior Research Fellow job opportunity

HEARD is looking to appoint a suitably qualified person to take on the responsibilities of a Senior Research Fellow. The successful candidate will collaborate with researchers and policymakers at a national, regional, and international level on issues around men, gender, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) in the context of HIV and AIDS. This person should […]

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