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UCLA Students Practicum Team visit to Cameroon
UCLA IOES—A4A Practicum Team, which is a group of environmental science students from the University of California Los Angeles – UCLA held a 10-day visit to Cameroon under the supervision of our…
Podcast: A short story on brain drain in the Global South.
Many countries are mining the Global South for one of its vital natural resources – its people. This creates a ‘brain drain’ of professionals and academics leaving the Global South…
April 5th 2023 – Workshop on entrepreneurship and academic skills
A workshop on entrepreneurship and academic skills acquisition is organized on April 5th 2023 in Yaounde, Cameroon. The workshop will touch the following topics: For additional information please reach out…
Call for Proposals for Legal Analysis of OECMs in Cameroon, apply by March 20th 2023
The Congo Basin Institute (CBI) and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seek a consultant or consultant team to assess what potential land use classification(s) under Cameroonian law could…
Summer International Water Research Experience in Rwanda for Undergrads and Graduate Students. Apply by March 15, 2023
Professor Mekonnen Gebremichael, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, is recruiting graduate and undergraduate students to join him in an NSF Funded international water research project on agricultural water use…
New paper on “Enhancing scientific and community capacity to conserve Central African Lepidoptera” butterflies.
A new paper was published highlighting the importance of further conservation efforts in maintaining the biodiversity of Lepidoptera (butterfly) and other understudied insects in the Central African Region. Read the…