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This program will involve selected schools from Southern, Eastern , Central and Northern regions of Africa. It is part of the build up to the IAU General Assembly in South Africa in 2024. The project will involve learners and teachers supported by astronomy educators , professional and amateur astronomers from SAAO, SARAO and AfAS.

Audience Region
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Northern Africa
Organizers: SivuyisIle Manxoyi, SAAO; Simphiwe Madlanga, SARAO; Dr Christian Hettlage, ASSA/ SAAO; Suanne Rampou, Department of Basic Education
Affiliation: SAAO
Active: Aug 2023 → present
  • In-person workshops/training/mentoring
  • Online workshops/training/mentoring