How Healthy is Waakye?

How Healthy is Waakye?

Ghana is so blessed with a plethora of cuisines and delicacies that are as varied as our cultural diversity. One of the most important among these is waakye. The name waakye is from the Hausa language and means…

Garbage Out, Garbage In: How Europe’s e-waste problem is a burden on Africa

Hassan Tampani, a 23-year-old scrap dealer sits just 20 meters away from acidic gusts of smoke fueled by the burning of digital detritus at Agbogbloshie. Over the last decade, Agbogbloshie, the roughly 20-acre scrap yard…
Scientific Outreach Grant

Scientific Outreach Grant

The Society wishes to support scientific outreach activities that communicate the excitement of molecular bioscience to young people and the community. Applications are invited for sums up to £1000 to assist with the direct costs associated with…
OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards 2022

OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards 2022

Deadline: 28th October 2021 The call for applications for the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World is now open. The official language for the application is English. Eligibility The applicant must be a…
TUKS students to compete in annual robot car race!

TUKS students to compete in annual robot car race!

After many delays and postponed dates, the annual TUKS Robot Race is back! This annual race is hosted by the University of Pretoria’s Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering under the auspices of the…