On November 3-4, JSPS Washington Office participated in a workshop held at German Research Foundation (DFG) Washington Office by the World Bank and a group of Research Funding Councils with offices in Washington DC to explore opportunities for collaboration on Science and Technology in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Each participating organization gave a presentation about their activity in Sub-Saharan Africa and vibrant discussions were held among participants. Daisuke Mizoguchi, Director of JSPS Nairobi Research Station, also joined this event and reported the station’s latest activities in Africa.