CARTA Training of Trainers Course Development Workshop

Safari Park Hotel

CARTA will convene a face-to-face workshop in Nairobi (Kenya) on May 9-12, 2022. This will bring together teams of coordinators, facilitators and graduates, supported by the CARTA Directors, Secretariat and consultants, to finalize Training of Trainers (ToT) materials and develop annotated ToT programs for Joint...

Joint Advanced Seminar Two and Supervisors’ Workshop

University of the Witwatersrand

A face-to-face session of the Joint Advanced Seminar (JAS 2) for Cohort 10 fellows focusing on focusing on data management and analysis training will kick off on Monday, May 23, 2022 at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. The two-week seminar is taking place...

Training of Trainers for Academic, Professional and Administrative Staff (APAS)

Makerere University

CARTA will hold its first Training of Trainers (ToT) for Academic, Professional and Administrative Staff (APAS) from CARTA partner institutions at the Makerere School of Public Health, Uganda. The ToT is part of efforts to strengthen the capacity of partner institutions to adopt and independently...

Joint Advanced Seminar Four for Cohort 9


Cohort 9 fellows will be attending four weeks of virtual sessions for the Joint Advanced Seminar Four (JAS 4). The virtual training phase will be followed by two weeks of residential stay in Uganda hosted by the Makerere School of Public Health.  

Media Skills Training for CARTA Fellows


CARTA has partnered with ‘Script Training’ to build the skills and confidence of CARTA fellows to communicate research findings to policymakers and the public through the media. The webinar sessions will run from August 15 - 19 (group 1), and August 22-26 (group 2). Script...

Training of Trainers for CARTA Joint Advanced Seminars

University of Rwanda

In collaboration with the University of Rwanda, CARTA will be convening academics and researchers in Kigali, Rwanda for a weeklong workshop to train trainers for one of CARTA’s interventions – the Joint Advanced Seminars (JASes). The ToT aims to strengthen capacities to implement quality PhD...

Webinars to Strengthen Fellows Capacity on Policy Communication


Since 2021, CARTA has been collaborating with the Population Reference Bureau (PRB) to implement a USAID-funded Policy Communication Fellowship for CARTA fellows to strengthen their capacity effectively engage policy and decision-makers. As part of the fellowship, two webinars will be held on diverse dates in...

25th CARTA Board of Management Meeting and CARTA Board and Funders’ Meeting

University of Rwanda

The 25th Board of Management (BoM) meeting, and the 2022 BoM and Funders meeting will take place on September 29, 2022, at the University of Rwanda, Kigali. In the meeting the board will discuss the strategies to maintain a pipeline of high-quality Early Career Researchers...

CARTA Graduate Workshop

Safari Park Hotel

CARTA face-to-face graduate workshop will convene in Nairobi (Kenya) on November 28-December 2, 2022. The aim of the workshop is to equip post-doctoral early career researchers to develop a successful and substantial proposal for a personal award to support their research or a research grant...

Launch of the CARTA Evidence Website


On December 2, 2022, at 4.00 pm (EAT), CARTA will host a webinar under the theme 'Increasing visibility of African research and researchers' to officially launch the CARTA Evidence Website.