Thematic Area  Host Institute  Host Country Region
Basic Sciences, Technology and Innovation Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Kenya Eastern Africa
Life and Earth Sciences (including health and Agriculture) University of Ibadan Nigeria Western Africa
Governance, Humanities and Social Sciences University of Yaounde II Cameroon Central Africa
Water and Energy (including climate change)  -University of Tlemcen  -Algeria Northern Africa
Space Sciences  –  – Southern Africa