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IRC at US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington DC

International Relations & Cooperation (IRC) is undertaking a number of strategic engagements on behalf of the NRF at US-Africa Leaders Summit being held at the US National Academy of Sciences  (USNAS) in Washington DC. Minister of Science and Technology, Ms Naledi Pandor, will be participating at our invitation in all of these.

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DST-NRF Research Career Advancement Fellowship launched

The Deputy Director General of Science and Technology, Dr Thomas Auf der Heyde, will be the keynote speaker at the official launch of the first DST-NRF Research Career Advancement Fellowship in Cape Town on Friday 25 July 2014.

The programme will help increase the pool of active researchers within the National System of Innovation (NSI) and strengthen scientific research leadership in Science, Engineering and Technology as well as Social Sciences, Humanities and Law.

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Community Of Practice Forum

The South African Research Chairs Initiative will be hosting the fifth FirstRand Foundation South African Mathematics Education and South African Numeracy Chairs Community of Practice Forum in Johannesburg from 18 to 19 August 2014.

The purpose of the Forum is to create a platform for interaction between Chair holders and researchers in the fields of Mathematics Education and Numeracy, with the intention to:

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Revision and pre-exam session (Grade 12)

The planned revision Session in October 2014 will be of benefit to the learners as at this stage all the schools are expected to have finalised the syllabus, learners have written preliminary exams and working hard for the final examinations.

A focussed revision session will be held from 04 to 11 October 2014 for all EHCD&KG sponsored Grade 12 learners to prepare them for the final exams in Mathematics and Physical Sciences.

The goals of the revision session are:

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