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IHI scientists at a previous bootcamp. PHOTO/COURTESY OF DR. FREDROS OKUMU

The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) in collaboration with Ifakara Health Institute and Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé will hold a three-day (Oct 12 – 14) proposal development ‘BootCamp’ workshop in Ouagadougou.,Burkina Faso.

African innovators interested in addressing priority health needs of the continent are invited to apply. Send an email to with the subject “Bootcamp – Oct 2017-Ouagadougou”  and a one-paged description of your proposed idea.

The deadline is 30 June 2017.

Read more here: bootcamp-2017

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