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    DIGI-FACE enables future decision-makers in Africa

    DIGI-FACE is an online platform providing teaching, learning, research, and communication opportunities for the African Higher Education community.

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    2023/2024 Call For Applications For Admission And Award Of German Academic Exchange Service Scholarships For MPhil Agricultural Economics – Tamale, Ghana

    DEADLINE 20th June 2023 Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarships for the MPhil Agricultural Economics Programme…

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    Keynote Lecture: Crimes Against Humanity Convention – Prof Dr Gerhard Kemp

    We are glad to announce that Prof Dr Gerhard Kemp will give a lecture “Crimes Against Humanity Convention” as part of the African-German Research Network…

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    Pro-RUWA call for applications

    R course for beginners 24 June 2024 Welcome to register for the programming language R – a beginner e-learning course. This course aims at young…

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    Call for Application: CEMEREM Alumni Seminar 2024 on Life-Long Learning

    Venue: Taita Taveta University, Voi, Kenya Dates of the Seminar: October 7 - 11, 2024 Welcome to the world of life-long learning! It is the…

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    News: Pro-RUWA – GIS courses

    We would like to thank all applicants for your interest in our GIS courses in June in Dedougou, Burkina Faso. We received 88 applications for…

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    DIGI-FACE Prospectus 2024 (semester 2): More Free Courses Ahead!

    Our 2024 prospectus - semester 2 is now available (see attachment below), with more exciting courses on offer. Remember, our courses are free, so join…

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    DIGI-FACE Module de juin: Explorer l’environnement d’apprentissage en ligne

    Ce cours vise à présenter aux participants des centres DIGI-FACE la classe en ligne, également appelée Learning Management System (LMS). Moodle est le LMS utilisé…

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    E-Learning Training at Nelson Mandela University

    Flashback on DIGI-FACE Lessons As for me, the preparatory online course on technologically leveraged learning and learning principles left indelible memory markers, key among them…

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    DIGI-FACE – June consultation hour

    Our monthly Consultation Hour for June is taking place on Thursday the 20th at 16h00 CAT. Remember, this is a unique opportunity for like-minded colleagues…

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    NOUVEL APPEL A COMMUNICATIONS : COLLOQUE SCIENTIFIQUE INTERNATIONAL CEGLA-DAAD

    DU 05 AU 07 NOVEMBRE 2024 DAKAR AU SENEGAL Chers universitaires, professionnels et étudiants, Pour le colloque à venir, certaines dates limites ont été modifiées. Il…

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    Pro-RUWA calls for applications for 2 GIS courses

    1) GIS course for Beginners – in French 2) Advanced GIS – in English/French Both courses are on-site: Daniel Ouezzin Coulibaly University, Dedougou, Burkina Faso.…

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    2024/2025 Application for the WAC-SRT/DAAD Scholarships until 15th July 2024

    Notice is hereby given for applications for admission and DAAD Scholarships for the MPhil Development Management and PhD Planning for Sustainable Development Programmes for the…

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    TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme

    The TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme provides postdoctoral researchers from sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa, with the opportunity to make a three-month ‘Cooperation Visit’ to a research…

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    Leadership for Africa Programme: Master’s Degree Scholarships in Germany
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    The Leadership for Africa (LfA) Scholarship Programme aims to support the academic qualification and advancement of young refugees and national scholars from Benin, Cameroon, Côte…

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    Remerciements de Pro-RUWA pour la candidature au cours SIG

    Chers candidats,Nous vous remercions de l'intérêt que vous portez à notre cours de SIG pour débutants en français. Nous avons reçu 186 candidatures. En raison…

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    APPEL A COMMUNICATIONS : COLLOQUE SCIENTIFIQUE INTERNATIONAL CEGLA-DAAD

    DU 05 AU 07 NOVEMBRE 2024 DAKAR AU SENEGAL Chers universitaires, professionnels et étudiants, Depuis quelques années, le Centre d´Excellence de Gouvernance Locale en Afrique (CEGLA)…

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    Pro-RUWA lance un appel à candidatures

    Cours SIG pour débutants - français 25 avril - 13 mai 2024 Pro-RUWA propose un cours "Application des SIG et de la télédétection dans les…

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    Unlocking Africa’s Educational Potential: eLearning Africa 2024 in Kigali

    Since its inception in 2005, the eLearning Africa conference and exhibition has stood as a beacon of knowledge and progress in the realm of digital…

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    APPEL D’OFFRE : CONSULTATION INTERNATIONALE SUR LA MODERNISATION DES SUPPORTS NUMERIQUES

    Le CEGLA lance un appel d'offre pour la consultation internationale sur la modernisation des supports numériques. Veuillez trouver les informations nécessaires dans le TDR ci-dessous.…

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    CEMEREM to Select a New Cohort of MSc and MBA Scholars

    We received a substantial number of applications from individuals eager to contribute to the natural resources sector in East Africa, recognising it as a treasure…

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    Call for applications: April modules 2024

    Traduction française ci-dessous. Our April courses are out! Make sure you don't miss out. During the month of April, we'll be starting with 3 module:…

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    WEBINAR: Tips and tactics for using AI driven tools to support second language English writers

    Calling all second language English writers. Join us for this wonderful opportunity to get tips and tactics from Dr Kirstin Krauss using AI driven tools…

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    REMINDER: DIGI-FACE consultation hour

    Join us again this Thursday, 21 March 2024, for another Consultation Hour meeting, at 16h00 CAT (15h00 WAT). This is a great opportunity for you to exchange…

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    AI tools in publications and proposal writing webinar success

    On 29 February 2024, DIGI-FACE held a very successful webinar on the use of AI tools in publications and proposal writing led by Dr Kirstin…

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    Call for applications: March modules 2024

    Voir le français ci-dessous 🌟 Exciting News – our DIGI-FACE March 2024 module applications are out! 🌟 Dive into the future with three modules starting…

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    Save your dates: Pro-RUWA courses in 2024

    Pro-RUWA Course 2024 Unveiled! Elevate your skills with exciting content. Don't forge to enroll for a your learning journey. But remember, our calls for application…

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    DERNIER APPEL POUR LES CANDIDATURES

    Si vous souhaitez postuler au master Public Management in International Cooperation (PMIC), ne manquez pas la date limite de candidature fixée au 11 mars la…

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    DIGI-FACE: Connect with us on social media!

    We are thrilled to announce that DIGI-FACE is now on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram. We invite all our members and supporters to join us on…

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    Kehl Student Group visits DIGI-FACE in Port Elizabeth

    A delegation of 18 bachelor students, under the guidance of Professor Gert Fieguth from the University of Applied Sciences in Kehl, Germany, embarked on a…

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    WEBINAR TOMORROW | AI tools in publications and proposal writing

    INTERESTED IN DISCOVERING THE USE OF AI TOOLS IN PUBLICATIONS AND PROPOSAL WRITING? Join us for a 2 hour webinar tomorrow, 29 February 2024 at 14h00…

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    REMINDER: DIGI-FACE consultation hour

    Join us for the very first Consultation Hour meeting for 2024, today at 16h00 CAT. This is a great opportunity for you to exchange and…

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    WEBINAR TODAY | Effortless Video Assignments and Feedback in Moodle™

    Feb 21, 2024 06:00 PM CAT REGISTER NOWJoin us for an exciting webinar where we unveil the future of hassle-free video assignment submissions and feedback within…

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    Next week: Information session on PMIC Master’s programme

    We are excited to announce that there will be an information session on the PMIC Master's programme application phase 2024! If you are interested in…

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    DIGI-FACE Publications Webinar

    INTERESTED IN DISCOVERING THE USE OF AI TOOLS IN PUBLICATIONS AND PROPOSAL WRITING? Join us for a 2 hour webinar on 29 February 2024 at…

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    Greetings from Pro-RUWA

    1. GIS course in Ouagadougou From January 20 to 24, 2024, Our UDDG partner hosted an impactful GIS for Beginners course, blending knowledge and collaboration…

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    NELGA Post-Doc Fellowships

    It is with great pleasure that we announce the release of the Call for Proposals for NELGA Post-Doc Fellowships. We encourage emerging researchers, especially women,…

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    Appel à candidature – 22 février 2024

    Éducation ouverte, ressources éducatives libres, droit d’auteur, copyright et licences ouvertes dans un monde numérique :  DIGI-FACE s’engage à mettre les points sur les i Tous…

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    Testimonials

    The DIGI-FACE programme provides our Centre of Excellence, CEGLA, with invaluable support for the digitalisation of university teaching.

    Le programme DIGI-FACE apporte à notre Centre d’excellence le CEGLA, un appui inestimable pour la digitalisation des enseignements universitaires.

    Zakaria Yahaya

    Coordinator - Manager CEGLA NIGER
    Coordonnateur - Gestionnaire CEGLA NIGER

    Digitisation of education is a top priority of Phase III of the CEMEREM Programme

    La numérisation de l’enseignement est une priorité absolue de la Phase III du programme CEMEREM.

    Prof. Maurice Juma Ogada

    CEMEREM

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    The DIGI-FACE programme provides our Centre of Excellence, CEGLA, with invaluable support for the digitalisation of university teaching. This is the first time that such an initiative has been undertaken in two CEGLA member universities. We benefit from DIGI-FACE through online training courses, by receiving equipment for the production of educational content as well as consultancy support if necessary.

    Le programme DIGI-FACE apporte à notre Centre d’excellence le CEGLA, un appui inestimable pour la digitalisation des enseignements universitaires. C’est la première fois qu’une démarche de cette nature est entreprise dans deux universités membre du CEGLA. A travers DIGIFACE NOUS BÉNÉFICIONS DE FORMATIONS POUR LA MISE EN LIGNE DE COURS, du matériel pour la réalisation de différents contenus pédagogiques ainsi que d’un appui-conseil en cas de besoin.

    Zakaria Yahaya

    Coordinator - Manager CEGLA NIGER
    Coordonnateur - Gestionnaire CEGLA NIGER

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    Digitisation of education is a top priority of Phase III of the CEMEREM Programme. The objective is expected to culminate in the setting up of a state-of-the art digital classroom as well as the launch of online and blended programmes at Taita Taveta University which will extend the regional reach of CEMEREM. This dream could be realised earlier than the hitherto planned schedule. This is due to equipment support received from DAAD through the DIGI-FACE Programme.

    La numérisation de l’enseignement est une priorité absolue de la Phase III du programme CEMEREM. Cet objectif devrait aboutir à la mise en place d’une salle de classe numérique de pointe ainsi qu’au lancement de programmes en ligne et mixtes à l’université de Taita Taveta, ce qui permettra d’étendre la portée régionale du CEMEREM. Ce rêve a pu être réalisé plus tôt que le calendrier prévu jusqu’à présent. Ceci est dû au soutien en équipement reçu du DAAD par le biais du programme DIGI-FACE.

    Prof. Maurice Juma Ogada

    CEMEREM

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    The Centres of African Excellence offer many opportunities

    The “African Excellence” programme was developed in 2008 to improve academic education qualitatively and quantitatively in a sustainable manner. On the one hand, the programme is designed to increase the quality of teaching and to widen the research environment of selected universities in sub-Saharan Africa, with the cooperative support of German universities. On the other hand, it was also designed to train students to develop ‘soft skills’ such as leadership, decision-making and managerial abilities, in addition to supporting their personal development. The main goal of this programme, therefore, is to educate Africa’s future decision-makers, leaders and experts – for the continent’s benefit. In order to meet these goals, the DAAD supports cooperation projects – with a budget from the German Federal Foreign Office – between German and African universities. Consequently, the partner universities in each project can flexibly use the different sponsorship instruments offered by the DAAD. For instance, they can put them toward training courses for teaching staff from African universities, courses for administrative personnel, scholarships for studying on-site, and even to facilitate mobility opportunities for students, teaching staff and project managers. These funds can also be invested in summer schools and conference participation. more

    • Study in another African country
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    Our Members and Alumni strive for Excellence

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    The heart of our platform is our network of members coming from the African Centres of Excellence. This is the ideal space to connect with other members and to learn more about their areas of expertise as well as their achievements.
    If you belong to an African Centre of Excellence get registered and become a part of our excellent community!

    Hamed Ally
    Dr Hamed Ally
    Youssef AMMINOU
    Youssef AMMINOU
    Olasunkanmi Okunola
    Olasunkanmi Okunola
    ABDUL MUNIRU ASEI
    ABDUL MUNIRU ASEI Development Planning Officer Bole District Assembly
    Tabby Wanjiru
    Tabby Wanjiru Masinde Muliro University PhD student Masinde muliro univesity Faculty
    Codjo Mawunou Esteban Hénoc MEDENOU
    Codjo Mawunou Esteban Hénoc MEDENOU PhD student University of Abomey-Calavi
    Arnold Mwaisaka
    Arnold Mwaisaka
    Gurshwin Rabie
    Gurshwin Rabie
    Lidetu Abu
    Lidetu Abu
    Rominie Kaseghe
    Mr Rominie Kaseghe

    One of our main pillars is the creation and dissemination of digital modules. There are several types of modules: Generic and specific skills mini-modules as well as discipline-specific modules of the African Centres of Excellence.
    Check out below our most valuable generic modules created for academics, postgraduate students and administrative personnel!

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