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 Innaugural Al-Sumait Prize winner donates entire one million dollar prize to African Science Development

Innaugural Al-Sumait Prize winner donates entire one million dollar prize to African Science Development

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2017 09:02 GMT

Oxford Professor Kevin Marsh has donated his entire one million dollar prize winnings from the Al-Sumait Prize for African Development to the furthering of Science and Research development in Africa. The Professor was awarded the prize for his work in Malaria research, at the African Arab Summit in November 2016 in Malabo.

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Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Education Prize, over 50 qualified nominations recieved.

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2017 00:01 GMT

Kuwait City, August 1, 2017 – The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has announced that over 50 nominations from around the world have been received for the 2017 Al-Sumait Prize for African Development in its Education Category, which closed for nominations yesterday (31st August 2017).

Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development Calls For Nominations For 2017 Education Award

Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development Calls For Nominations For 2017 Education Award

Press Releases   •   Jan 05, 2017 15:33 GMT

Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development has called for nominations for its 2017 award for education. The Education Prize is open to individuals and organizations delivering pioneering contributions across the education spectrum in Africa

Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development To Continue With Nomination Process Opening For 2017 Education Award

Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development To Continue With Nomination Process Opening For 2017 Education Award

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2016 07:27 GMT

Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development said today it will open its 2017 award for education for nominations during December 2016.

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Al-Sumait Prize Winners For 2015 Health Award And 2016 Food Security Award To Be Announced In Kuwait On October 17, 2016

Al-Sumait Prize Winners For 2015 Health Award And 2016 Food Security Award To Be Announced In Kuwait On October 17, 2016

News   •   Oct 13, 2016 12:05 GMT

The winning recipients of the prestigious Al-Sumait Prizes for the two categories of Health and Food Security will be announced at a Board of Trustees meeting In Kuwait City on Monday October 17, 2016.

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

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.

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Dr Barbara Wells acceptance speech Al Sumait Prize for African Development Food Security Category

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 Dr Namanga Ngongi acceptance speech at Al Sumait Prize Awards

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Dr Barbara Wells Receives Al Sumait Prize for African Development Food Security Category

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Dr Sanginga Director General of IITA says organisation is proud to receive Al-Sumait prize for Food Security

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Al-Sumait 2015 Health Prize Winner Professor Keven Marsh Acceptance Speech

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The Positive Impact of winning the Innaugural Al-Sumait Prize for African Development an interview with Professor Kevin Marsh

Professor Marsh of Oxford University and the African Academy of Sciences was awarded the inaugural Al-Sumait Health Prize almost a year ago. This article follows up with Professor Marsh and asks what the impact of winning the prize has been to him and his work and the roll the Prize will play in the future of African development.

New White Paper on Education Challenges in Africa

This white paper will examine the complex issues affecting education development in Africa and present the key initiatives that are being implemented to improve access to education for all across the continent.

New White Paper on Food Security in Africa

New White Paper on Food Security in Africa

Documents   •   May 24, 2016 19:43 GMT

This new White Paper from Al-Sumait Prize for African Development examines the complex food security challenges faced across Africa in order to encourage better understanding and solutions of the problem.

AL-SUMAIT White Paper - Health Challenges in Africa

This White Paper examines the complex issue of the health challenges in Africa. It is the first in a series of White Papers in conjunction with Al-Sumait Prize, 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.

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