Call for partner facilitated training and capacity building – Nodes and Hub

Call Type

Training grants


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Call ID


Deadline for submission

10 May 2017

This call is open to the SANBio Hub and Nodes who currently offer training or have the capacity to offer training to SANBio Member States stakeholders, which will have the potential to improve recipient organisations including (but not restricted to) the following thematic areas: Bioprospecting for remedies including genomics and bio-informatics, Nutrition, Health-related agriculture issues, and Commercialisation of products and services in bioscience.

Submission deadline: 10 May 2017.

Please see the files below for further details:
Terms of Reference
Capacity Building Proposal Template
Financial Proposal Template


Update: Partner-facilitated training courses in 2017

Under the BioFISA II Programme, the following institutions have been awarded grants by SANBio to conduct capacity building under the call V6LFD02/2017/TG-02:

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) - Aquaculture
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) – Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer
University of Namibia (UNAM) – Mushroom production technologies
University of Mauritius (UoM) – Bioinformatics
SADC Plant Genetic Resources Centre (SPGRC) - Plant Genetic Resources Management

The course details and times will be announced soon.