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Consortium Selection Committee and Consortium Management Group meets in Cape Town – October 2013

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The ARISE Consortium Selection Committee and Consortium Management Group held its scholarship selection meetings on 30 September and 1 October 2013 respectively.  the meetings took place in Cape Town at the UCT for purposes of  jointly assessing the entire pool of eligible candidates and to awarding scholarships to deserving candidates. Committees are furthermore responsible for monitoring the implementation and decision-making of the ARISE project  in such a manner that reflects transparency, fairness and in consideration of gender and equity.

The following representatives were present:


Prof Thandabantu Nhlapo (University of Cape Town: ELECTED CHAIR OF CSC and CMG 2013 – 2014)

Dr Wakuma Melaku Duguma  (Addis Ababa University)


Dr Moses Aikins (University of Ghana)

Prof John Gyapong (University of Ghana)


Ms Nadia Chalkley (University of Cape Town)

Ms Norma Derby (University of Cape Town)

Ms Lara Dunwell (University of Cape Town)

Mr Jody Felton (University of Cape Town)

Prof Evance Kalula (University of Cape Town)

Ms Andisiwe Mvelo (University of Cape Town)

Ms Carol Ojwang (University of Cape Town)


Ms Proscovia Nakayiki (Makerere University)


Prof Grace Verdiana Masanja (National University of Rwanda)


Prof Sheth O Mc’Ligeyo (University of Nairobi)

ARISE announced as grant recipient

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Partners of the Intra-ACP ARISE project: University of Addis Ababa, University of Ghana, Makerere University, University of Nairobi, National University of Rwanda and University of Cape Town.

ARISE is supported by the University of Leuven (Technical Partner) and IEASA (Associate Partner)

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