Apply now to be a GloCal Health Fellow at CBI

Fellowship applications are now open for advanced PhD and professional students and post-docs to spend a year conducting research related to health (defined broadly) at CBI’s campus in Cameroon through Fogarty International’s GloCal program. The application is due...

Bioversity International Joins the Congo Basin Institute

Bioversity International joins the Congo Basin Institute as its newest partner. Bioversity International is thrilled to have joined forces with the Congo Basin Institute (CBI), a collaboration that aims to create a nexus of research, education, training and...

Visiting Bouamir: A photo essay

Margery Nicolson doesn’t walk so well anymore. She has spent a lifetime traveling and trekking; decades of backpacking, rock-climbing, and the slow march of time have all taken their toll. She’s had two hip replacements, plus there’s the battered knee (after an...

CBI Bioinformatics Workshop Summary

A group of young graduate students, doctoral candidates and conservation professionals converged in Yaoundé in June 2017 with a common goal: to jump on the R bandwagon. Convinced that learning to run statistical packages in R would help further their research, they...

UCLA’s Kevin Njabo selected to give TEDGlobal talk

UCLA Newsroom and UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability report on Kevin Njabo’s invitation to be an official speaker at TedGlobal’s annual conference. Kevin Njabo is on a roll. Two months ago, the professor was named UCLA Institute of...