Développement des sciences : L’Afrique en quête du futur Einstein

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Dakar sera, du 8 au 10 mars 2016, la capitale africaine et mondiale de la science avec la tenue du « Next Einstein Forum » (Nef) en présence de plusieurs chefs d’Etat et d’une quinzaine de Prix Nobel. Les organisateurs l’assurent, ce ne sera pas un événement de plus, sans lendemain… Comment trouver une vraie place dans le gotha scientifique lorsque l’on est dépositaire …

Développement des sciences : L’Afrique en quête du futur Einstein

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Dakar sera, du 8 au 10 mars 2016, la capitale africaine et mondiale de la science avec la tenue du « Next Einstein Forum » (Nef) en présence de plusieurs chefs d’Etat et d’une quinzaine de Prix Nobel. Les organisateurs l’assurent, ce ne sera pas un événement de plus, sans lendemain… Comment trouver une vraie place dans le gotha scientifique lorsque l’on est dépositaire …

Fish App – Young African Mathematicians Help Senegal’s Fishermen

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In the future, Senegalese fishermen might be able to use an app to calculate how much they can catch today without devastating the fish stocks of tomorrow. That’s vital as stocks are shrinking along the country’s Atlantic coast, while the population just keeps growing. The app is being tested and developed by researchers at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences …

Innovation : L’Afrique veut produire des Einstein

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Quasiment absente de la scène scientifique mondiale, l’Afrique veut renverser la tendance. Ainsi, les Etats espèrent l’émergence dans ce domaine de nouveaux jeunes lors de la première édition du Next Einstein forum (NEF) qui se déroulera à Dakar du 8 au 10 mars 2016. www.lequotidien.sn/index.php/component/k2/innovation-l-afrique-veut-produire-des-einstein

Innovation : L’Afrique veut produire des Einstein

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Quasiment absente de la scène scientifique mondiale, l’Afrique veut renverser la tendance. Ainsi, les Etats espèrent l’émergence dans ce domaine de nouveaux jeunes lors de la première édition du Next Einstein forum (NEF) qui se déroulera à Dakar du 8 au 10 mars 2016. www.lequotidien.sn/index.php/component/k2/innovation-l-afrique-veut-produire-des-einstein

More efforts required in science, mathematics subjects – ministry

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“Students and teachers in both primary and secondary schools are encouraged to place more effort in science and mathematics as the basis of socio-economic development of the country. Assistant Director in the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training, Dr Chacha Musabi made the call here over the weekend when addressing the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) graduation held at …

African nations urged to invest much more in mathematical study

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African nations have been urged to invest heavily in schools so that they can be able to produce large number of mathematicians and scientists to spur the continent’s socio-economic development. “The current situation is appalling as large number of students in our schools across the region is running away from studying mathematics,” said Musabi Chacha, Tanzania’s Assistant Director in the …

Solving the funding conundrum: A state-university partnership may be the fix that’s needed

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In answering the question of how to establish a balance between the developmental agenda and educational objectives, Barry Green of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), suggested a more robust engagement was needed with political leaders. “We need to be upfront with them, really engage and show what we can do and how we can make that change. And …

Next Einstein Forum on the search for 54 of Africa’s top young science and technology ambassadors

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If you’re a young African with with a passion for community engagement and a strong track record in the science and technology spaces, then this might pique your interest. The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has launched the search for fifty-four of Africa’s top young science and technology ambassadors, one from each African country. Click here to view the full article

UChicago and African Institute for Mathematical Sciences announce new partnership to educate and train talented African students

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The University of Chicago and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences announced a new partnership to educate and train talented African students at AIMS centers across Africa. Thierry Zomahoun, President and CEO of AIMS and Eric D. Isaacs, Provost of the University of Chicago and Professor of Physics made the announcement at the AIMS South Africa Center. The new agreement …