ECA travel grants for young African scientists to PCCr2

Following the commitment of the ECA to support the empowerment of crystallography in Africa, three travel grants have been assigned to three emerging young researchers who will take part to the 2nd Pan African Crystallographic Conference – PCCr2 – which will take place in Accra (Ghana) from January 28th to February 3rd 2019 (

The three recipients of the ECA grants are: Seham Kamal (Egypt), Rim Benali Cherif (Algeria), Gift Mehlana (Zimbabwe), and they have been selected among more than 100 applicants.

The theme of the conference will be: Crystallography, a tool for sustainable development in Africa, and it will be jointly organized with the 2nd African Light Source Meeting.