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Feb 15, 2017 | German Embassy Pretoria
Jan 31, 2017 | German Embassy Pretoria
Apr 21, 2017
Each year, The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) funds over 100,000 German and international students und researchers around the globe – making it the world’s largest funding organization of its kind. Recently the DAAD Head Office renewed and expanded its In-Country/ In-Region Scholarships for Postgraduates in Southern Africa. Applications can be submitted until May 15, 2017.
DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships
Apr 19, 2017
Become a Green Talent, promote your research in Germany and benefit from an exclusive network of excellent green researchers. The goal of sustainable development is to find a balance between the need for socio-economic development and the need to preserve the environment, and to thus meet the requirements of present and future generations. The 2017 Green Talents competition will address ''Sustainable Production and Consumption''. Applications are open until May 23.
Green Talents Award 2017
Apr 19, 2017
The dual system of vocational training has proved an effective means of combating youth unemployment and skills shortages. Many countries would now like to introduce this model in partnership with Germany. Vocational education “Made in Germany” is a successful export. Germany is already collaborating with over 100 countries that have an interest in the German system.
Exporting German vocational training
Mar 28, 2017
You are an expert in an executive position from a developing and newly industrialising country interested in environmental sustainability and striving to further your knowledge in this field? The German Ministry for Environment (BMUB), UNEP and UNESCO in cooperation with the Technical University Dresden are offering scholarships for four weeks to six month courses to further educate yourself in this field.
Postgraduate studies in environmental management
Mar 8, 2017
| German Embassy Pretoria
Many inspiring women such as Hildegard von Bingen, Maria Sibylla Merian or Marie Curie have shown the world what greatness lies within the supposedly weaker sex. However, women still today are often suppressed and do not have equal chances, rights or income as men. With the campaign theme #BeBoldForChange today’s (March 8) International Women’s Day encourages all to take action to help forge a better working environment and a more gender inclusive world.
Women in science