Merck Foundation, African Union, 11 African Ministers conducted Merck Foundation Africa Research Summit - MARS 2022 Awards Ceremony

04 Feb 2023 | Merck Foundation

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India & Cape Town, South Africa -  Business Wire India  •  CEO of Merck Foundation, Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej and Scientific Committee felicitated 7 winners of Best African Women Researchers and Best Young African Researchers of MARS Awards 2022 via videoconference for their valuable research work and contribution to empowering women and youth in STEM.  •  MARS Awards Ceremony was also attended by 11 African Ministers of Health, Science and Technology, Education, Information & Technology, New Technology, Social Health, Gender and Promotion of Women.  •  Merck Foundation also announced the Call for Applications for Merck Foundation Africa Research Summit – MARS Awards 2023 to empower Women and Youth in STEM in Africa with special focus on scientific research in Women Health and Infertility & Reproductive Health.  •  The 2033 MARS Awards will emphasize the collaboration between Merck Foundation and Internationale Federation of Fertility Societies -IFFS, Africa Reproductive Care Society - ARCS, Manipal University and African Union Scientific Technical Research Commission. ​ •  Watch the Livestream of the MARS 2022 Awards Ceremony: https://fb.watch/ipWdDwOwWw/   Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany, conducted the Merck Foundation Africa Research Summit – MARS 2022 Awards Ceremony, in partnership with the African Union (Scientific Technical Research Commission), through VideoConference to felicitate the 7 winners from 7 African countries, for their valuable research work and contribution to empowering women and youth in STEM with special focus on Scientific Research in Infectious Diseases and Cancer Research...

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