Issue #2  Aug-Oct 2015

Dear colleague,

The TANDEM Partnership is very pleased to send you our second newsletter to update you on the TANDEM project, aiming at supporting the dialogue between the EU and National Research and Educational Networks (NRENs) from Africa with special attention to Western and Central Africa.  

We hope you enjoy reading our newsletter!

Best regards,

The TANDEM Partnership



The TANDEM series of meetings and workshops

The TANDEM project is organising a series of events – meetings and workshops – that will be held at the University of Ghana in Accra, Ghana on November 5-6, 2015. More..

The TANDEM National Research & Education Network survey

TANDEM Survey aims at gathering End Users requirements in order to establish the need for National Research and Education Networks and Services. More..

The benefits of NREN services explained in a TANDEM document

TANDEM has elaborated a document explaining the potential of National Research and Education Networks, in support of the TANDEM Survey targeting the End Users. More..


The TANDEM consortium has created the Policy and Donors West and Central Africa Group also known as PODWAG. More..


A Virtual Collaboration Platform for WACREN has been deployed by TANDEM to serve the research and education community in West and Central Africa. More...


TANDEM highlighted at the ICT 2015 event 

TANDEM project joined forces with two e-Infrastructure related projects, Sci-GaIA and MAGIC for a strong showing at the event, with a booth and a networking session. More..



WACREN 2016 to be held in Dakar, Senegal on March 17-18  2016

WACREN has announced the date and location of their 2016 conference.  WACREN 2016 will be held in Dakar, Senegal, on March 17-18, 2015.  More...

Francis Tusubira, former CEO of UbuntuNet Alliance, receives the NI&I Service Award

Second WACREN Building Workshop successfully completed

WACREN has successfully completed its second regional capacity building workshop, held in Abuja, Nigeria, on September 28-October 2, 2015. More...

WACREN Advances NREN Strategy in Nigeria

WACREN has advanced their cloud and shared services strategy at  the Network Monitoring and Measurement workshop in Nigeria. More...

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