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May 2017

May 17, 2017: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Germany

May 17 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
DFG, Kennedyallee 40
Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia 53175 Germany
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Carel IJsselmuiden, Executive Director of COHRED, will be speaking on the Research Fairness Initiative and on its contribution to research cooperation between Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe (CAAST-Net Plus) at the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) from 17:30 to 18:00 in Bonn, Germany.

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June 2017

European Development Days 2017

June 7 @ 8:00 am - June 8 @ 5:00 pm
Brussels, Belgium, Brussels, Belgium + Google Map

The RFI will be presented or promoted at this event.

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Grand Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) global engagement event

June 8
Carlton House Terrace, 10 Carlton House Terrace
London, United Kingdom
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Cathy Garner, a board member for COHRED, will bet taking part in the Global Challenges Research Fund's (GCRF) global engagement event on June 8, 2017, hosted by the British Academy and Research Councils UK. This event will focus on some of the practicalities of co-producing and developing research with overseas partners in an international development context, and on some of the research gaps within the Sustainable Development Goals. For more information or if you wish to attend this event, please…

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Scientific Panel for Health forum: Health Research in a Connected and Participative Society

June 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brussels, Belgium, Brussels, Belgium + Google Map

The RFI will be promoted at this event.

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Dakar, Senegal – Implementation Workshop

June 12 - June 13
Dakar, Senegal, Dakar, Senegal + Google Map

COHRED, the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la recherche (MESR) of Senegal and Pharmalys Ltd. are organising an RFI Implementation Workshop in the context of CAAST-Net Plus in Dakar. This two-day event will guide three Senegalese institutions in writing an institutional report following the RFI guidelines. This implementation workshop follows a successful event held in Dakar in August 2016 introducing the RFI to various research institutions, businesses and government departments in Senegal. To view the programme for this event, click…

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September 2017

September 5- 8, 2017: International Conference on Research for Development (ICRD), Bern – Switzerland

September 5 - September 8
University of Bern, Hochschulstrasse 6
Bern, 3012 Switzerland
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The session on the RFI will take place on September 6, 2017. This is a joint session with 4 partners COHRED, KFPE (http://www.naturalsciences.ch/organisations/kfpe), UKCDS (www.ukcds.org.uk), and the COHESION project led by the University of Geneva (http://cohesionproject.info). The first session is an expert panel presentation and discussion session reflecting on promoting fair research partnerships from the perspectives of research institutions, research funders, project managers, and development agencies. The second session is a hands-on workshop on applying the RFI to the real-life…

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October 2017

South African RFI Report Writing Workshop – Cape Town, South Africa.

October 2 - October 3
Hotel Verde, 15 Michigan Street
Airport Industria, Western Cape 7490 South Africa
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CAAST-Net Plus, in collaboration with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), South Africa; the Council on Health Research for Development (COHRED); the Spanish Foundation for International Cooperation, Health and Social Affairs (FCSAI); and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST), Kenya - will be holding and RFI Report Writing Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa on October 2 - 3rd, 2017. The venue for the workshop is the Hotel Verde, 15 Michigan St, Airport Industria, Cape Town, 7490. If…

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South African RFI Information Day – Pretoria, South Africa

October 4 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bunga Auditorium, Department of Science and Technology, Scientia 627
Pretoria, Gauteng 0081 South Africa
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CAAST-Net Plus, in collaboration with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), South Africa; the Council on Health Research for Development (COHRED); the Spanish Foundation for International Cooperation, Health and Social Affairs (FCSAI); and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST), Kenya - will be holding an RFI information day in Pretoria on October 4th, 2017. The venue will be the Bunga Auditorium at the DST, Building 53, CSIR Campus, Meiring Naude Rd., Brummeria If you are interested in attending this…

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EU-Africa High Level Policy Dialogue – Brussels, Belgium

October 19

The RFI has submitted a proposal to present the RFI at the EU-Africa High Level Policy Dialogue that takes place on October 19th, 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. An update on whether this talk will take place will follow soon. For more information on this event, please click here.

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December 2017

Science Forum South Africa 7-8 Dec 2017: Fairness in Research Partnerships

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
CSIR International Convention Centre, Meiring Naude Rd, Brummeria
Pretoria, Gauteng 0001 South Africa
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  A session on Research Fairness Initiative (RFI) will be held on the second day of the  South African Science Forum - Friday 8 December, 09:00-10:30. The venue for the event is CSIR in Pretoria, and this session will take place in the Jade room.  Speakers for this session include the following: Prof Carel Ijsselmuiden, Switzerland, COHRED Prof Edwin Constable, Switzerland, University of Basel Sheila Mburu, Director of UKCDS Prof Seheri Mapaseka, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University Prof Stuart Taberner, United Kingdom,…

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