Innovation for African Universities (IAU) grant awarded

SWAB Lab Group

 

Dr Wilber Sabiiti and partners at Ghanaian University of Health Sciences and University of Cape Coast have been awarded the Innovation for African Universities (IAU) grant.  The grant will facilitate the establishment of long-term institutional partnerships focusing on translation of biomedical research in Ghana & Africa at large into biotech solutions for health. The University of St Andrews Global Office in collaboration with the School of Medicine are expected to support the growth of this partnership and in making use of the newly established Eden enterprise park.   IAU network is funded by the British Council with a focus on UK universities and universities/small medium enterprises in Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa:

British Council announcement

https://www.britishcouncil.org/education/he-science/opportunities/innovation-african-universities