Yale and Africa: Empowering through partnership

March 5, 2018

President Salovey will visit Africa this month. Here is a look at the scholarship, research, and collaborations between Yale and partners across Africa.

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Environmental engineering students work in India for better water

March 23, 2018

Professor Jaehong Kim, seven students, and two teaching assistants worked with Water Health International, based in Hyderabad, India.

Vladimir Putin's politics of eternity

March 21, 2018

Since consolidating his power in rigged elections at the start of the decade, Putin has pioneered a politics of fictional threats and invented enemies.

Yale, African Academy of Sciences host symposium on university research

March 20, 2018

On March 16, President Salovey moderated a panel on “The Power of Partnership” between universities, co-hosted by Yale and the African Academy of Sciences.

Yale convenes forum on education and impactful leadership in Kenya

March 16, 2018

President Salovey joined Yale alumni who are leaders in Africa for the “The Nexus Between Education & Impactful Leadership,” a forum in Nairobi, Kenya.

Yale, Kenyan scientists renew collaboration on tsetse fly research

March 16, 2018

On March 16, President Salovey and YSPH’s Serap Aksoy took part in a signing ceremony with Kenyan leaders to continue a collaboration in biomedical science.

Alum-led startup Sanergy aims to address sanitation crisis in Africa

March 16, 2018

Based in Nairobi, Kenya, Sanergy seeks to foster healthy communities by manufacturing and installing sanitation systems that are affordable and accessible.

Yale in Africa: Highlighting the Yale Young African Scholars program

March 15, 2018

Yaa Oparebea Ampofo ’16, Mentorship Coordinator for YYAS, discusses the program, how it began, and how much it’s achieved in just five years.

Yale, Ghana celebrate partnership with Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia

March 15, 2018

On March 13, President Salovey met with Ghanan V.P. Mahamudu Bawumia to celebrate Yale’s ongoing partnership with institutions of higher learning in Ghana.

Yale announces M.B.A. scholarships for African student leaders

March 15, 2018

SOM will dedicate two scholarships in its full-time M.B.A. program tp African students who intend to return and contribute to economic growth in their nations.