SKA Africa Ministerial meeting

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Start date:2019-10-14

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African ministers to meet for 5th SKA African Ministerial Forum South Africa and its eight African partner countries involved in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) and African Very Long Baseline Interferometry Network (AVN) projects will meet in Cape Town from 14 to 17 October for the 5th SKA/AVN African Ministerial Forum meeting. The annual meeting of SKA African partner countries brings together science and technology ministers and senior officials from South Africa, Kenya, Madagascar, Zambia, Ghana, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique and Mauritius. The main aim of the SKA/AVN African Ministerial Forum is to provide political and strategic leadership on matters pertaining to the SKA and AVN projects and other relevant radio astronomy initiatives