Monthly Archives: May 2019

Scientists from across Africa convening to explore their role in governments’ uptake of evidence use in policy making

The African Institute for Policy Development (AFIDEP) and the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) are convening distinguished scholars from across Africa for a workshop that seeks to increase their capacity to drive evidence uptake in government decision-making, through knowledge sharing on the pathways to nurturing a culture of evidence-informed decision making (EIDM) in government.

Confronting the teen pregnancy menace: AFIDEP co-convening policy dialogue on teenage pregnancy and youth sexual and reproductive health

The African Institute for Policy Development (AFIDEP) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) with support from various government and non-government organisations are co-convening a policy dialogue on teenage pregnancy and youth sexual and reproductive health in Kenya on 16 May 2019, in Nairobi, Kenya. The objective of the policy dialogue is to bring