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Public Consultation On The African Union (AU) – European Union (EU) Innovation Agenda, 5th May 2022, 3:00 to 4:30 PM EAT on ZOOM



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RUFORUM is partnering with colleagues at the European Commission Directorate-General for Research and Innovation to host a Webinar as they share information on the Agenda and to boost appreciation from the member universities and other stakeholders. Well noting that AU-EU Innovation Agenda has implication for academia and research as core functions of the university.

Date and Time: Thursday 5th May 2022 from 3:00 to 4:30 PM EAT


Key speakers

  1. Dr Vincenzo Lorusso from the European Commission, DG Research & Innovation
  2. Mr Jens Hoegel (European Commission, DG Research & Innovation)
  3. Mr Lukovi Seke (African Union Development Agency - NEPAD-NEPAD)

Moderator: Dr. Florence Mayega Nakayiwa, Deputy Executive Secretary Planning, Resource Mobilization and Management, RUFORUM


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This webinar complements the ongoing consultation/online survey, to gather input and feedback from citizens and stakeholders (including organisations), to ensure that the Innovation Agenda will be fully respondent to needs on the ground. Participants can indeed take the survey either as individuals or on behalf of their respective organisations /institutions /universities.

The survey and working document may be accessed using the link below


Attachments: (Click to download)

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