NEPAD supported Initiatives
Two emerging African partnerships supported by NEPAD and hosted at SU, aim to build capacity and conduct high-level research on two critical matters for Africa’s sustainability: water and energy. The first NEPAD Centre of Excellence in Water Sciences and Technology was awarded to Stellenbosch in partnership with seven other Southern African universities. Read more here.
The NEPAD Bioenergy Initiative aims to enlarge the range of renewable energy technologies in Africa. Both these networks will position African science at the forefront of knowledge on Africa’s water and energy challenges. Read more here.