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Quality research in Africa matters more than ever — for the whole world

Quality research in Africa matters more than ever — for the whole world

THOMAS KARIUKI, Director of programmes, African Academy of Sciences ELIZABETH MARINCOLA, Senior Advisor, African Academy of Sciences WE are at a unique moment in history. Two particular, ongoing events stand out. COVID-19 is one. The other is a long-overdue recognition of inequities among people in the US and worldwide, as exemplified by the Black Lives Matter movement. These issues provide a useful, timely lens through which to consider the role and value of African research. There are many levels on which the future of the world, not just Africa’s, rests on African research. First, Africa represents the youngest and fastest…
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