The University of Nairobi (UoN) and the Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) were proud to host a two day 2nd Vice Chancellor’s meeting from 10-11 July 2017 at the UoN Towers, Main Campus.
The participants for this meeting were largely Vice Chancellors from member Universities, Heads of partner institutions, and Northern Partner Representatives.
The provided a forum for Vice Chancellors and Heads of CARTA partner institutions to deliberate on the progress and future directions of CARTA and contribute to a position paper on Research funding landscape and doctoral training in Africa.
UoN Staff also participated in CARTA’s capacity building training.
The meeting addressed the challenges that affect postgraduate and research training in African universities.
The UoN VC has contributed in the writing of a position paper on Research funding landscape and doctoral training in Africa.