Dr. Rasekoala was invited by the President of the NHM in Los Angeles to deliver capacity-building and training workshop sessions to senior staff, curators, researchers and exhibit developers working at the NHM. The capacity-building sessions were particularly focussed on transformative approaches, methodologies and innovative programme conceptualisation, with the aims/objectives to advance diversity, equity and inclusion, […]
The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) is a mutually agreed instrument voluntarily acceded to by African Union (AU) member States as an African self-monitoring mechanism
In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea – on the 29th and 30th of August 2017, AOSTI, the African Observatory of Science, Technology and Innovation, and the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, United Kingdom, organised a joint workshop on the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) of the continental Science, Technology, and Innovation Strategy for Africa 2024 (STISA-2024) implementation.
Global Emerging Pathogen Treatment Consortium (GET) in partnership with West African Task Force for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks (WATER), African Gong (AG) and Mothergold (MG) are organizing the 3rd African Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity in Accra Ghana from 16th to 18 August 2017
Dr. Rasekoala attended the Conference as a Panel Speaker for the Pre-Conference Workshop on the 14th June, entitled, ‘Social Inclusion and Diversity – from Goodwill to Institutional Change’.
This was the second edition of the annual cycle of the Caminhos do Conhecimento/Streams of Knowledge conferences, organized in honour of Prof. José Mariano Gago, on his birthday. Other than recalling the national and international legacy of Mariano Gago, 2017’s conference also instituted the celebration of the National Scientists Day, thus designated by the Portuguese Parliament to commemorate and acknowledge the historic, pertinent and innovative role of the scientific community, for the advancement of knowledge and, therefore, for the progress and welfare of society.
Dr. Rasekoala delivered an invited workshop session to the CIBIO-InBIO Network (Senior Researchers, Academics & Administrators of the CIBIO-InBIO Research Centres) to upscale practice and programme development for science communication and public engagement in the CIBIO-InBIO programmatic framework. The focus of the capacity-building workshop was targeted at the work of the CIBIO-InBIO Centres in various […]
Dr. Rasekoala was invited as a Panel Speaker, by the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation (CSTMC), which co-organised the panel entitled ‘Women, Science, Engineering & Communication’
The Science Communication and Public Learning and Understanding of Science (PLUS) Faculty are a major pillar and key strand in the programme content of the 2nd African Conference on EID and Biosecurity, co-organised by African Gong.
Dr. Rasekoala has contributed an African Gong blog entitled“ISCSMD 2016: A Global Platform for Reflection, Transformation, and Mainstreaming the SDGs in Science Centres and Science Museums”
African Gong NPO Registration
African Gong is legally registered as a Not-for-Profit Organisation (NPO) in the Republic of South Africa.
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African Gong in partnership with AIMS South Africa will be delivering its Flagship Science Communication Capacity-building Programme – Africa Scientifique: Leadership, Knowledge & Skills for Science Communication – to the third cohort of African researchers at the AIMS South Africa, on the 11-13 April 2022.
Link to the Africa Scientifique Programme here.