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Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Food Security Prize, shortlist chosen from 49 applicants

Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Food Security Prize, shortlist chosen from 49 applicants

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2016 07:18 GMT

The Nomination & Search Committee of the Kuwait-sponsored Al-Sumait Food Security Prize has prepared a shortlist of potential winners from the total 49 nominations for the award that closed for entries on June 30, 2016. The laureates of both cycles of the Prize will be announced by the Board of Trustees.

New White Paper on Food Security in Africa

New White Paper on Food Security in Africa

News   •   May 24, 2016 19:40 GMT

A call to action for increased Food Security efforts in Africa issued in new White Paper from Kuwait's Al-Sumait Prize for African Development

Kuwait Extends Nomination Period For The 2016 Al-Sumait Prize for Food Security

Kuwait Extends Nomination Period For The 2016 Al-Sumait Prize for Food Security

Press Releases   •   May 20, 2016 17:12 GMT

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has extended the deadline for nominations for the 2016 Al-Sumait Prize for Food Security in Africa to June 30th, 2016. Nomination forms are available for download at http://alsumaitprize.org/nominations/

Health Challenges in Africa

Health Challenges in Africa

News   •   Mar 30, 2016 09:23 GMT

A White Paper examining the health challenges in Africa has been issued as part of the Kuwait-sponsored AL-SUMAIT PRIZE initiative, an annual award managed by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) for the advancement of economic, social, human resources, and infrastructure development in the African continent.

Kuwait Invites Nominations For Al-Sumait Prize For Food Security In Africa

Kuwait Invites Nominations For Al-Sumait Prize For Food Security In Africa

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2016 07:22 GMT

Kuwait has announced the launch of the second Al-Sumait Prize - for Food Security in Africa – in the major Al-Sumait Prize for African Development initiative formally launched in December 2015. Each Al-Sumait Prize, worth US$ 1 million , will be awarded to honor significant advances in the fields of Food Security, Health and Education in Africa.

Kuwait Launches Initiative To Advance Food Security, Health And Education Development Across Africa