The United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

The United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (UNESCO) strives to build networks among nations that enable solidarity by mobilizing education so that every child, boy or girl has access to quality education as a fundamental human right and as a prerequisite for human development. In late 2014, UNESCO endorsed the NEF “for its vision to […]

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The MasterCard Foundation

The MasterCard Foundation believes that every person has the potential to transform their lives and improve the lives of their families and communities. The NEF closely aligns to the MasterCard Foundation’s work in Education & Learning, Youth Livelihoods as well as the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Programme. The NEF will showcase the world-class work being undertaken […]

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Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson and the NEF have demonstrated excellent alignment in vision. Key areas of engagement include healthcare, talent and training and entrepreneurship. As the largest and most diverse health care company in the world, Johnson & Johnson is truly putting into practice its mission to help billions of people around the world live longer, […]

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Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

The NEF responds to the mission of the government of Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) to promote “knowledge, innovation and solutions to improve the lives of people in the developing world” by creating the first global platform to showcase science and scientists from Africa. The NEF will fulfill IDRC’s first strategic objective by extending […]

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German Research Foundation (DFG)

The NEF is supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG) in Germany to support the critical role of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) research and partnership to influence policy while advancing the frontiers of basic scientific knowledge. The NEF mission is aligned with DFG’s aim to facilitate the establishment and maintenance of collaboration within […]

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The African Union Commission (AUC)

The African Union Commission (AUC)  will collaborate with the Next Einstein Forum on strengthening linkages between STEM education and research with industry. In a 28 June 2015 statement, the AUC said, “NEF is an initiative that is intended to provide a platform to foster a strong African scientific community as an influential member of the global scientific […]

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Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health and technology professionals. The NEF promotes the critical role of using Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) research and partnerships to influence policy while advancing the frontiers of basic scientific knowledge. Its mission is aligned with Elsevier’s aims to provide […]

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