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SAJU Forum Launch

Tokyo, Japan, 13 - 16 July 2017

The South Africa-Japan University Forum will be officially re-launched during July 2017 in Japan, following its initial establishment in 2011. This prominent initiative, spearheaded by Universities South Africa (USAf), the Centre for Japanese Studies at the University of Pretoria, and the NRF, aims to strengthen strategic research partnership modalities between these two important partners.

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ICSU National Board Meeting and Chairpersons Consultative Forum

Pretoria, South Africa, 20 - 21 June 2017


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ARUA Launch Conference

Accra, Ghana 3 - 4 April 2017

The NRF supports the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) through a foundation grant. Established in 2015, the Consortium is a strategic alliance of research intensive universities, bringing together their distinctive fields of expertise to achieve complementary and coordinated programmes of research and training to the key development priorities of the African continent. Sixteen research-strong partner universities are represented in the Alliance, with six from South Africa:

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