African Union Research Grants: 2016 – Open Call for Proposals

African Union Research Grants: 2016 – Open Call for Proposals


African Union Research Grants: 2016 – Open Call for Proposals  

Reference: [HRST/ST/AURG-II/CALL1/2016]

The African Union Commission is seeking proposals for research in Africa focusing on the thematic area: Food, Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA) with a focus on Sustainable Intensification as articulated within the Africa’s Science Technology and Innovation Strategy-2024 adopted by the AU Executive Council decision EX.CL/839(XXV), which addresses aspirations identified under the Agenda 2063 and Priority area 3 on Human development of the EU-Africa partnership under the implementation mechanisms of the EU-Africa HLPD for STI. The programme is financed through financing assistance from the European Commission Pan-African Programme (PanAf).

The full Guidelines for Applicants, Application form and other supporting documents are available for downloading from the Internet Site

The deadline for submission of proposals is 17 August 2016 at 1700 hours (+3 GMT) Addis Ababa.

Programme Management Unit of the
African Union Research Grant
Department of HRST
African Union Commission
P. O. Box 3243
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Email: research-info@africa-

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