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We support, strengthen and
promote science and innovation in Africa

The SFA Foundation is committed to improving the quality of lives of African people and to promoting the uptake of research in communities, industry and the public sector.

We support, strengthen and
promote science and innovation in Africa

The SFA Foundation is committed to improving the quality of lives of African people and to promoting the uptake of research in communities, industry and the public sector.

We support, strengthen and
promote science and innovation in Africa

The SFA Foundation is committed to improving the quality of lives of African people and to promoting the uptake of research in communities, industry and the public sector.

We support, strengthen and
promote science and innovation in Africa

The SFA Foundation is committed to improving the quality of lives of African people and to promoting the uptake of research in communities, industry and the public sector.

ABOUT

SFA FOUNDATION

The goal of the SFA Foundation is to address the continent’s most pressing developmental needs by generating knowledge that solves problems and informs decision-making.

We serve the African research ecosystem by funding excellent research and innovation ideas; enabling interdisciplinary collaboration among researchers and building and reinforcing environments that are conducive for scientists to thrive and produce quality research that generates new, locally relevant knowledge.

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WHAT WE DO

OUR PROGRAMMES

The SFA Foundation takes a holistic approach to science. Our programmatic initiatives are crafted to cater to the entire science ecosystem and span across the value chain from early discovery sciences to translation sciences and targeted cross-cutting gaps.

Leadership & Training in Science

 

(DELTAS AFRICA)

Science Innovation & Entrepreneurship

 

(Grand Challenges Africa)

Genetic Science

 

(Human Heredity & Health in Africa)

Open Science & Publishing

 

(Open Research Africa)

LATEST NEWS

HIGHLIGHTS

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African-led Wellcome programmes transition to new science organisation

Press Release

SFA Foundation is committed to supporting high-quality health research and promoting scientific collaboration across the continent...

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F1000 announces launch of Open Research Africa

Press Release

Today, F1000 launches Open Research Africa, an open research publishing platform that enables the rapid sharing, discovery, use and reuse...

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Supporting, Strengthening and Promoting Science and Innovation in Africa

Newsletter

The goal of the SFA Foundation is to support African scientists in addressing the continent’s most pressing challenges and developmental...

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Convening of Drug Discovery and Data Science for MNCH Cohorts

Event

This convening aims to bring together the principal investigators of Drug Discovery and Data Sciences and the program teams from...

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