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  • The National Technovation Challenge 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News and Info.

    The Global Technovation Challenge is an annual global technology entrepreneurship program and competition for girls around the world between the ages of 10 to 18. The program instills in these girls, key skills in mobile application development, entrepreneurship, problem solving and team work. The competition follows a 12-week curriculum that teaches girls to identify and address pertinent challenges in their […]

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  • RAN at the World Youth Skills Day Event, July 15, 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in News, News and Info.

    On Saturday the 15th of July 2017, some of the RAN student interns were privileged to take part in the celebration of World Youth Skills day in an event organized by Challenges Worldwide and the Innovation Village in Ntinda, Kampala Uganda. Following the theme “Skills development to improve youth employment,”the afternoon offered many workshops on practical employability skills and career […]

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  • Geo Mappers at RAN- July 11, 2017

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News, News and Info.

    Following the just concluded first ever  State of the Map conference organized by the OpenStreetMap (OSM) community in Africa, Chad Blevins from the Geo Center at the Global Development Lab, USAID Washington D.C together with 6 Geo Mappers from Uganda, Kenya and Malawi visited the RAN Innovation Lab. During this visit, the team toured the Innovation Lab […]

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  • RAN on boards the 4th cohort of student interns

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News and Info.

    On July 3rd, 2017, the ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) enrolled a total of 31 students as student interns. The students come from various universities including Makerere University, Kyambogo University, International Health Sciences University in Uganda and Makerere University Business School and are currently either in their second or third year of studies, pursuing courses in Engineering, […]

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  • RAN Partners Forum 2017-June 20-21, 2017

    Posted on July 7, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News, News and Info.

    Makerere University School of Public Health ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) team engaged partners across the RAN Network (18 African Universities in 13 Countries http://www.ranlab.org/about-us/what-is-ran ) in the 4th RAN Partners Forum held at the RAN Innovation Lab on Plot 28, Upper Kololo Terrace, Kampala Uganda. This Partners Forum was guided by the theme ‘Demonstrating RAN’s 5 Year Impact and how […]

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  • The African Resilience Summit, June 23-24, 2017

    Posted on July 7, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News, News and Info.

    Today, many of the most transformative business models and technology solutions are coming from the African continent and African Universities are well positioned to support their national governments in fostering scientific research and innovations to address development challenges in Africa while improving development outcomes. The ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) led by Makerere University in partnership with […]

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  • RAN on boards the 4th cohort of student interns

    Posted on July 7, 2017 by earilab in Featured, News, News and Info.

    On July 3rd, 2017, the ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) enrolled a total of 31 students as student interns. The students come from various universities including Makerere University, Kyambogo University, International Health Sciences University in Uganda and Makerere University Business School and are currently either in their second or third year of studies, pursuing courses in Engineering, […]

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    Innovating Justice Bootcamp Kampala held at RAN, Friday September 23, 2016

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

    The 2016 Innovating Justice Boostcamp held on Friday September 23rd 2016, attracted 100 multidisciplinary participants including mentors and judges to listen to the pitches from 6 promising Justice Innovators fromover 400 applications which came in across the African continent, standing a chance to win a part of 160,000 EUR in funding among other benefits. These […]

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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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