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First PhD Astrophysicist in Côte d’Ivoire

The community is growing, and we are glad to welcome a new member…

30 June – Day of Africa’s Scientific Renaissance

African science has a long history - just like the Calcium Copper…

Celebrating Asteroid Day Across Africa

Africa is celebrating Asteroid Day with a series of events starting…

IAU GA organisers represent!

The International Astronomical Union recently held its elections…

Passing of Prof. Habatwa Mweene

Quoted from the African Astronomical Society: We recently…

Towards the First IAU-General Assembly on the African Continent in 2024, and Beyond

Africa-Europe Science and Innovation Summit 14 – 18 June 2021:…

2021 Forum on Astronomy in Africa and the IAU GA2024

The International Astronomical Union, which has been in existence…

25 May – Africa Day

25 May 2021 – Dear colleagues and friends Africa day –…

Memorandum of Agreement to strengthen development through astronomy in Africa

Cape Town, 26 May 2021 — The African Astronomical Society…

Dr. Charles Takalana in the news

In this great interview, Dr. Takalana, who also coordinates…

Pressures on Blue-Skies Research

Our colleague Vanessa McBride has written an Article in The…

Celebrate Africa Day on May 25th with your stories of the Moon

25 May is celebrated as Africa Day every year. There will be…

2021 African Radio Interferometry Winter School

28 June 2021 to 2 July 2021 Free online workshop presented…

6th East African Astronomical Society (EAAS) Workshop

The sixth East African Astronomical Society (EAAS) workshop…

Sub-Saharan Africa Astronomy Summer School

Galaxies, Extrasolar planets and Stellar physics: Gazing into…