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HINARI/ Research4Life “Train the trainers” workshop in ‪Bangladesh

April 18th, 2016

The “Train the Trainers” ‪HINARI‬ workshop has officially started at the ‪‎Bangladesh‬ Medical Research Council! Our partner Research4Life currently hold the HINARI/Research4Life “Train the trainers” workshop in ‪Bangladesh‬…. Read more

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Accessible Books Consortium International Excellence Award 2016: Elsevier as Winner Announced

April 14th, 2016

  Elsevier was honored by the Accessible Books Consortium for for Accessible Publishing at the London Book Fair yesterday   The winners of the 2016 Accessible Books Consortium (ABC)… Read more

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Grants now open to train library and information science professionals

April 11th, 2016

  Grants now open to train library and information science professionals and users in developing countries on how to use Research4Life The Medical Library Association (MLA) has establishing… Read more

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Translating life into science – 5 women tell their stories

March 10th, 2016

For the winners of the Elsevier Foundation Award, early experiences led them to research that would change lives There came a point early in these women’s lives where… Read more

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Developing librarian skills

February 24th, 2016

We believe librarians bring books to life. That’s why we work with our partners to provide librarians with training and skills development to help them introduce children to… Read more

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M-learning gives Kenyan nurses scalable continuing education

February 22nd, 2016

Amref Health Africa ramps up Jibu – Swahili for “answer” – a mobile nursing education app with support from the Elsevier Foundation. There is “no health without a… Read more

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Ugandan awarded for fighting depression in HIV patients

February 15th, 2016

Ugandan biologist, Dr Etheldreda Nakimuli‐Mpungu is named among the five winners of the coveted Elsevier Foundation Award in recognition of her work in fighting depression among persons living… Read more

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5 biologists to receive Elsevier Foundation Awards for Women in Science at #AAASmtg

February 10th, 2016

Annual award recognizes early-career researchers from developing countries In recognition of research with strong potential for health and economic benefits, five researchers have been named winners of the… Read more

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A grant to power sustainability science

February 8th, 2016

The Elsevier Foundation and TWAS are teaming up to begin a new, four-year programme for collaboration among researchers on scientific research for a sustainable future.   To help… Read more

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Elsevier Foundation contributes $1 million USD in improving health information, research in developing countries, diversity in STM, and nursing education

February 2nd, 2016

 New programs address Sustainability Development Goals Amsterdam, February 1, 2016 – The Elsevier Foundation has launched a series of new programs to improve health information delivery, research ecosystems… Read more