Press Release

July 13, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: AAU signs a Partnership Agreement with the ASEE to Advance STEM Education in Africa and North America

      PRESS RELEASE The Association of African Universities (AAU) signs a Partnership Agreement with the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) to Advance STEM […]
June 27, 2022

Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program Announces Partnership with the Association of African Universities and Selects New Fellows

NEW YORK, and ACCRA, GHANA June 27, 2022 – The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) announces the award of 56 fellowships to individuals and institutions to […]
June 16, 2022
7th Regional Workshop Press Conference Panelists

ACE Impact Stakeholders Interact with the Press on Project Implementation

As part of the ongoing 7th ACE Impact Regional Workshop, members of the media were given an opportunity to interact with the project stakeholders in a […]
June 2, 2022

Global University Associations Forum: Press Statement

GLOBAL UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATIONS FORUM PRESS STATEMENT   On 17 May in Barcelona, the Global University Associations Forum (GUAF) was formally constituted. The Forum brings together representatives […]
April 5, 2022

PRESS RELEASE – Advancing Open Science in Africa

PRESS RELEASE – Advancing Open Science in Africa – three organizations collaborate to increase awareness and education NAIROBI — The Association for African Universities (AAU), the […]
October 17, 2018

Press Release – Association of African Universities joins SCOSS to help secure the future of Open Science

The Association of African Universities, AAU, ( has joined the Global Sustainability Coalition of Open Science Services (SCOSS) bringing essential African representation to the effort. AAU, […]
May 8, 2018

Celebrating Academic Excellence in Africa

Ouagadougou, 7 May 2018. The very first "Higher Education Student Fair" of the African Centers of Excellence (ACEs) was held today on the campus of the Institute of Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. All the 22 ACEs financed by the World Bank and hosted by universities in 9 West and Central African countries (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo) attended the event.