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Al Sumait Prize for African Development Board of Trustees meet in Kuwait City and online.
Members of the Board of Trustees of the Al Sumait Prize for African Development also attended the meeting on November 9th in Kuwait virtually.
US$1 Million Al Sumait Prize for African Development Award Ceremony Held at Bayan Palace in Kuwait
Africa Rice and Pan African Bean Research Alliance receive the 2019 Al Sumait Prize in the food security category from His Highness the Crown Prince at a special ceremony at the Bayan Palace in Kuwait.
$1 Million 2019 Al Sumait Prize Winners Announced
Al-Sumait Prize Board of Trustees announced joint winners for the US$1million prestigious award in the 2019 cycle in the field of food security in recognition of their exemplary work in agriculture development in the African continent. The Two winners are The Africa Rice Center (Based in Cote d’ivoire) and Pan Africa Bean Research Alliance (PABRA) (Nairobi).
Deputy Director General of Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations to join Al Sumait Prize Board of Trustees
Daniel Gustafson Deputy Director Genral of the United Nations Food and Agrigulture Organization has been officially invited to join the Al Sumait Prize for African Development Board of Trustees. In addition the Board of Trustees has approved an exstention to the nomination period for this $1million prize to the end of May 2019.
Kuwait Invites Nominations for 2019 US1Million Al-Sumait Prize For Food Security In Africa
Kuwait has announced the opening of the nomination period of the 2019 US1Million Al-Sumait Prize - for Food Security in Africa . The 2019 cycle of the prize is focussed on Food Security on the African Continent and nominations for Individuals and or Non Government Organizations have been requested by the Prizes Board of Trustees.
Record Number of Nominations recieved for US$1Million Al Sumait Prize for African Development
Al Sumait Prize for African Development announced today in Kuwait that the recently closed nominations cycle for the US$1Million health category of the prize has recieved almost double the amount of qualified submisions than the last prize. 108 nominations were recieved from over 35 countries for Organizations and Individuals working to improve health across the continent of Africa.
Al-Sumait Prize for African Development Award For Education To Be Handed Over To The Winner At Special Event in Kuwait City on 13th December 2017
Kuwait City, Kuwait, December11, 2017 – The recipient of Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development award for the Education category will be handed out at a prestigious awards ceremony on December 13 in Kuwait City.The 2017 Al-Sumait Education category award will be presented, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah the Amir of Kuwait, to the Forum for Af
The laureate of the US$1million 2017 cycle of the Al-Sumait Prize in the field ofEducation has been announced following its Board of Trustees meeting in Kuwait City
Laureate for the 2017 cycle of Al-Sumait Prize for African Development in the field of Education has been endorsed by the Prize’s Board of Trustees for its exemplary work in Education development in Africa. The recipient organization of the US$1million prize of this prestigious award is The African Women Educationalists (FAWE), Nairobi, Kenya.
Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Education Prize, over 50 qualified nominations recieved.
Kuwait City, August 1, 2017 – The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has announced that over 50 nominations from around the world have been received for the 2017 Al-Sumait Prize for African Development in its Education Category, which closed for nominations yesterday (31st August 2017).
$1Million Al-Sumait Prize For African Development Nominations Deadline Extended to end of July for Education Prize
The nomination period for Kuwait’s $1 Million Al-Sumait Prize for African Development has been extended the to the end of July 2017 for the education prize. The Education Prize is open to individuals and organizations delivering pioneering contributions in education anywhere in Africa.
Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development Calls For Nominations For 2017 Education Award
Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development has called for nominations for its 2017 award for education. The Education Prize is open to individuals and organizations delivering pioneering contributions across the education spectrum in Africa
Kuwait Al-Sumait Prize For African Development To Continue With Nomination Process Opening For 2017 Education Award
Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development said today it will open its 2017 award for education for nominations during December 2016.
Leaders of Arab and African Nations Celebrate Inaugural Awards Ceremony of Al-Sumait Prize For African Development For Health And Food Security
The winners of Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development for 2015 and 2016 in the fields of health and food security have received their awards at a special gala ceremony during the fourth Africa-Arab summit in Equatorial Guinea.
Al-Sumait Prize for African Development Awards For Health And Food Security To Be Handed Over To The Winners At Africa-Arab Summit in Equatorial Guinea On November 22
Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development awards for the Health and Food Security categories will be handed out at a glittering ceremony on November 22 during the Fourth Africa-Arab Summit in Equatorial Guinea’s capital Malabo.
Kuwait’s 2016 Al-Sumait Food Security Prize for Development in Africa Awarded Jointly To Nigerian and Peruvian Researchers For Tackling Undernourishment Across Africa
The 2016 Al-Sumait Food Security Prize designed to promote development in Africa has been awarded jointly to two research organizations, the International Potato Centre (CIP), Lima, Peru, and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria. Both were honored for ground-breaking studies on the causes of undernourishment and solutions.
Kuwait’s Al-Sumait 2015 Health Prize For Africa Development Awarded to Professor Kevin Marsh For Tackling Malaria In Children
The Kuwait-sponsored Al-Sumait 2015 Health Prize for African Development has been awarded to Britain’s Professor Kevin Marsh of the University of Oxford and African Academy of Sciences, Kenya, for his efforts to control and eradicate childhood malaria.
Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize For African Development Announces winners for Health and Food Security Categories
The winners of the Kuwait-sponsored, Al-Sumait 2015 Health Award and 2016 Food Security Award have been announced by the prestigious Board of Trustees at a meeting October 1, 2016, in Kuwait City.
Al-Sumait Prize Winners For 2015 Health Award And 2016 Food Security Award To Be Announced In Kuwait On October 17, 2016
The winning recipients of the prestigious Al-Sumait Prizes for the two categories of Health and Food Security will be announced at a Board of Trustees meeting In Kuwait City on Monday October 17, 2016.
Al-Sumait Prizes for Health and Food Security Advances in Africa, Finalists Selected
Selection panels for Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for Health and Al-Sumait Prize for Food Security in Africa have met this week in Kuwait City to select winning nominees for final consideration and approval by the Board of Trustees of Al-Sumait Prize on Monday, October 17, 2016.
Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Food Security Prize, shortlist chosen from 49 applicants
The Nomination & Search Committee of the Kuwait-sponsored Al-Sumait Food Security Prize has prepared a shortlist of potential winners from the total 49 nominations for the award that closed for entries on June 30, 2016. The laureates of both cycles of the Prize will be announced by the Board of Trustees.