Category Archives: News and Info

  • RAN conducts an invigorating Innovation Bootcamp in DR Congo, September 19 -21st, 2016

    Posted on October 7, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    The Eastern Africa Resilience Innovation Lab (EA RILab), one of RAN’s regional labs recently concluded an exciting and energizing Innovation Bootcamp at University of Goma in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) from September 19th – 21st, 2016.  The event drew over 120 participants who are key players in the domain of sexual and gender based violence (SGBV). They […]

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  • #CRID4CID Grants Callcall is open – Apply Now

    Posted on October 7, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    The Collaborative Resilience Innovation Design for Recurrent Effects of Chronic Internal Displacement (CRID4CID) Grants Call ResilientAfrica Network (RAN)– Horn of Africa Somalia Resilience Innovation Hub (HoA Somalia RIHub) is pleased to announce and invite applications for the Collaborative Resilience Innovation Design for Recurrent Effects of Chronic Internal Displacement (CRID4CID) Grants. Are you working on an innovative idea […]

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  • CRID4FAL EA

    #CRID4FAL Grants Call is open-Apply Now!

    Posted on October 7, 2016 by earilab in News and Info, Uncategorized.

    The Collaborative Resilience Innovation Design for Food Security and Diversified Livelihoods in the face of Rapid Urbanization (CRID4FAL) Grants Call-Open ResilientAfrica Network (RAN)- West Africa Resilience Innovation Lab (WA RILab) is pleased to announce and invite applications for the Collaborative Resilience Innovation Design for Food Security and Diversified Livelihoods in the face of Rapid Urbanization (CRID4FAL) […]

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  • RAN’s ‘Wekebere’ Innovation project listed among the top 15 African Enterprising Projects by RUFORUM

    Posted on October 4, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    Innovator Testimony narrated by Stephen Tashobya-Project Lead It is exciting and fulfilling that we have managed to bring ‘Wekebere’ Innovation Project the far it has come through hard work, teamwork  and team coordination driven by pain and passion to see the Innovation saving millions of lives across the world especially in rural areas where maternal […]

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  • RAN hosted a Team from University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

    Posted on September 29, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    A team led by Prof. Martin Veller, Dean at the Faculty of Health Sciences in University of Witwatersrand (UoW) in South Africa visited Makerere University School of Public Health ResileintAfrica Network (RAN) to appreciate the efforts towards identifying, incubating and scaling of innovations as solutions to communities’ most pressing challenges. It was also an opportunity […]

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  • The 14th Innovation Garage

    Posted on September 29, 2016 by earilab in News and Info, Upcoming Events.

    Warm Greetings, Innovation is defined by driving new behaviors, outperforming the norm, value creation, value addition and system transformation. Innovation can also be described as the amazing intersection between someone’s imagination and the reality in which they live in. The Innovation Garage is back again this month on September 30, 2016 at the East African RAN […]

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  • CRID4FAL Webinar call

    Posted on September 20, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    oin in the 1st Webinar of the Collaborative Resilience Innovation Design for Food Security and Diversified Livelihoods in the Face of Rapid Urbanization (CRID4FAL) ​ on Thursday September 22, 2016 at 11:00 am (GMT)! The Webinar will be hosted by the West Africa Resilience Innovation Lab (WA RILab) to answer questions and give a detailed walk through of the CRID4FAL grants call opportunity. Register […]

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  • The 2016 Uganda Technovation Challenge.

    Posted on August 10, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    This year’s challenge focused mainly on Pitching of submitted Innovations started with introductions of the schools, Institutions, Universities, other stakeholders as well as the RAN team members present. The parents, teachers, coaches and the judges were also recognized and applauded for their willingness to support the working teams and share knowledge among others. With great […]

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  • Pre -Technovation Challenge Event, July 21st 2016

    Posted on August 10, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    Gender differences have been one of the pressing issues in most of the communities in Africa. This is majorly because, men were considered to be the “Bulls” of the family and women were taken to be inferior according to the African culture. The Technovation Challenge is slowly but surely disproving and changing this belief. Hosted […]

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  • The RAN 13th Innovation Garage

    Posted on August 9, 2016 by earilab in News and Info.

    The air at the ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) lab was filled with excitement and anticipation, as we ushered in the end of yet another month with one of our greatly celebrated innovation garage sessions. The Innovation Garage events take place on the last Friday of the month at the RAN lab and are guided by the […]

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