The DAAD Climate research Alumni and Postdocs in Africa (climapAfrica) program, implemented in collaboration with SASSCAL and WASCAL, brings together high-potential African researchers in climate change research and protection with African alumni experts of German funding initiatives in the field of climate research. Through currently seven thematic working groups, it seeks to catalyse uptake and use of research outputs through a vibrant, highly connected network to facilitate the development of regional solutions.

The DAAD climapAfrica program offers the following benefits:

  1. Attractive funding scheme
  • Postdoctoral fellowship (12 months)
  • Funding for research stays in Germany (2-6 months)
  • Funding for international conference participations
  1. Advance your research with leading experts
  • Benefit from knowledge and expertise of Alumni in your field through working groups
  • Benefit from distinguished supervision
  • Get guidance from German mentors
  1. Become part of a growing community of climate researchers and experts
  • Broaden your network through the climapAfrica thematic working groups and climapAfrica conferences
  1. Improve your skills through a targeted training program
  • Increase your research impact through capacitiy-buildings in science policy advising and skills training

Deadline 17 November 2021

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