Founding General Assembly of the new International Science Council
Paris, 03 - 05 July 2018
Nairobi, Kenya, 21 - 26 October 2018
The 2018 Biennial conference is unique with a focus on university-agriculture transformation. The overall theme of the 2018 Conference is “Aligning African Universities to accelerate attainment of Africa’s Agenda 2063”. The NRF is a development partner of the Conference, and will be participating in strategic events throughout the wee...
Pretoria & Cape Town, 31 October - 01 November 2018
The Norwegian Minister of Research and Higher Education, Ms Iselin Nybø, will visit the NRF on 30 October and proceed to Cape Town, leading a large delegation of Rectors, Deans and Directors from Norwegian Universities and Research Institutions, as well as the Research Council of Norway's (RCN) Director-General and...
Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 05 - 08 November 2018
A range of deliberations with among African science granting councils takes place, both in preparation for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the GRC, and in support of the SGCI Annual Forum. The 2018 African Regional Meeting is co-hosted by PASRES (Cote d’Ivoire) and the NRF.
Polokwane, 03 - 06 December 2018
The Department of Science and Technology and the National Research Foundation, in partnership with the University of Limpopo and the Limpopo Provincial Government, are organising a four‐day National Conference on Global Change. The conference will take place in Polokwane from 3 to 6 December 2018
The central theme for the 2018 Nati...
Dakar, Senegal, 06 December 2018
In partnership with the NRF, the Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST), is hosting a joint seminar on strategies for African development. The meeting will also deliberate on the new JST strategy for Africa, in collaboration with its partners.