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Draft of the 2018 White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation for public consultation

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African Union Kwame Nkrumah Awards for Scientific Excellence

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ASSAf News

ASSAf Annual Humanities Lecture Takes Place
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) Annual Humanities Lecture will take place on 20 September 2018 in Cape Town. The lecture, entitled Intergenerational Trauma, Past and Present: Why the Internal Worlds of Black Lives Matter, will be delivered by Prof Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela and is aimed at promoting the importance of the Humanities and Social Sciences in the country. 
The Royal Society of South Africa and the Academy of Science of South Africa invite you to a public lecture by Professor Kobus Visser, Emeritus Professor, School of Business and Finance, University of the Western Cape on Managing Complex Situations: Lessons from the World’s First Heart Transplant.
Young scientists will deliberate on corruption and its negative effects on Africa’s progress at the 9th Young Scientists’ Conference which will be held from 13 – 14 September 2018 in Johannesburg.
You are cordially invited to the 2018 Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) Annual Humanities Lecture on Intergenerational Trauma, Past and Present: Why the Internal Worlds of Black Lives Matter by Prof Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela and the ASSAf Humanities Book Award & Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) Medal for Social Sciences and Humanities. This joint event by ASSAf and HSRC will celebrate Humanities and Social Sciences.
The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), will be seeking candidates to participate in the 2019 Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting to be held from 30 June to 5 July 2019 in Lindau, Germany.

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