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VODAN Africa Global Coordinator Appointed Professor of FAIR Data Science at the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)

Tireless passion for the upscaling of African digital health applications is one word to describe Pr...

15th June, 2021 at 12:01pm

VODAN Africa Executive Secretary, Prof. Francisca Oladipo Presents VODAN Africa Contribution in Preparation of the 5th United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries (LDC5)

On Thursday 20th May 2021, the VODAN Africa Executive Secretary was among the list of speakers that ...

21st May, 2021 at 12:45am

VODAN Africa Celebrates One Year Anniversary

On Tuesday, April 27th 2021, VODAN Africa celebrated her 1st year anniversary amid cheers, accolades...

06th May, 2021 at 10:38pm

VODANA Executive Secretary, Prof Francisca Oladipo appointed as the Pioneer Director of Quality Assurance, Federal University Lokoja, Nigeria

The Executive Coordinator, Virus Outbreak Data Network Africa, and Asia (VODANA), Prof. Francisca Ol...

27th April, 2021 at 7:24am

VODAN Africa and Asia (VODANA) Participates in the Women in Data Science (WiDS 2021) Datathon

At the concluded Women in Data Science (WiDS) Datathon 2021, VODANA Team was among the1,773 individu...

27th April, 2021 at 7:21am

VODANA Executive Secretary, Prof. Oladipo Recognized as Member of Pan-African Scientific Research Council

The Executive Secretary Virus Outbreak Data Network Africa and Asia (VODANA), Prof. Francisca Oladip...

27th April, 2021 at 7:18am

VODAN Africa and Asia 2020: A Snapshot

The deployment of FDPs is the starting point, but not an end in itself. The end is how we can u...

27th April, 2021 at 7:17am

VODANA Nigeria Co-coordinator, Dr. Ibrahim Abdullahi Appointed Director of ICT at IBBUL

The Co-Coordinator of VODAN Africa and Asia (VODANA) Team in Nigeria has been appointed the Director...

27th April, 2021 at 7:16am

VODAN Africa Team Set to Speak at the International FAIR Convergence Symposium

The VODAN African Team is set to share their experiences, lessons and insights gathered during the 1...

27th April, 2021 at 7:14am

VODAN Africa launches Special Issue of Data Intelligence on FAIR Data Interoperability on COVID-19

In a bid to deepen the experiences, knowledge and expertise gathered during the 1st and 2nd of the V...

27th April, 2021 at 7:09am

Proof of Concept developed by VODAN Africa and Asia

GO FAIR moved from a theoretical concept to an implementation programme when the Covid-19 pandemic r...

27th April, 2021 at 7:07am

Virus Outbreak Data Africa Network Expands into Asia

After the successful completion of the first phase of the VODAN Africa Project, the initiative has e...

27th April, 2021 at 7:01am

The Next Phase of the Project Will Be Owned by VODAN Africa Says Prof Mirjam Van Reisen

To institutionalize the progress made during the initial and current phase, the Initiative will...

27th April, 2021 at 7:00am

The Science of FAIR Data is as Important as the Science of Medicine, Prof Oladipo Urges Artificial Intelligence Experts

Another opportunity to realize that the science of Data will help as much as the science of Med...

27th April, 2021 at 6:50am

VODAN Africa Executive Coordinator Prof Francisca Oladipo and Nigeria Team Lead Dr Sakinat Folorunsho to Speak at Women in AI Global Conference

On September 8th, 2020, the VODAN Africa team consisting of the Executive Coordinator, Prof. Francis...

27th April, 2021 at 6:41am

VODAN Africa Team Holds Technical Session With Leiden University Medical Center For Intercontinental Query of FAIR Data Points

One of the significant milestones of the VODAN Africa Initiative is to create a distributed...

27th April, 2021 at 6:38am

VODAN Africa Technical Coordinator, Mariam Basajja Demonstrates FAIRification of COVID-19 Data

The CRF wizard is part of the VODAN-in-a-Box toolset that helps to facilitate the capture of da...

27th April, 2021 at 6:37am

VODAN Africa Train Visits Olabisi Onabanjo University, Nigeria

In the bid to sustain the gains and momentum generated by the Virus Outbreak Data Network (VODAN-Afr...

27th April, 2021 at 6:18am

VODAN in a Box Strengthens South-South Cooperation on COVID-19 Control

In a two-hour session hosted by Charles Kahiro and Ivy Wachira of Ravel Works, Africa, and witnessed...

27th April, 2021 at 6:13am

Press Release: VODAN Africa Inaugurates Board

Contact: Obinna †OsigwePhone: +256752571889, +2347061195107Email: obinna.osigwe@vodan-totafrica.info...

30th October, 2020 at 7:11am

VODAN Africa Initiative Unveils The Board and Steering Committee for the Second Phase of the Project

The second phase of the VODAN Africa Initiative is steadily gathering momentum as the Board was unve...

13th October, 2020 at 7:00pm

Historic First Data Visiting of Patient Data Stored in Residence Across Continents

At the onset of COVID-19 outbreak, Prof. Mirjam Van Reisen, the Global Coordinator VODAN Africa...

29th September, 2020 at 6:56am

VODAN Africa Team in Kenya FAIRifies COVID-19 Data After The Deployment of FAIR Data Point

The FDP in Kenya is the 7th machine-actionable FDP under the VODAN Africa Initiative. Other exi...

22nd September, 2020 at 7:30pm

Google.org Selects VODAN Africa to Support Through AI For Social Good COVID-19 Fund

On Thursday, September 10th, Google.org announced that VODAN Africa was selected to receive funding ...

10th September, 2020 at 7:00pm

Tunisia FAIRifies COVID-19 Data After Deployment of FAIR Data Point

The data collected by the Tunisian team was gathered through 120 interviews from respond...

25th August, 2020 at 7:00pm

VODAN-Africa installs Two FDPs in Ethiopia, Ready to FAIRify COVID-19 Data

The Virus Outbreak Data Network (VODAN-Africa) team in Ethiopia on Tuesday, 18th†August 2020, demons...

18th August, 2020 at 7:00pm

VODAN Africa installs another VODAN-in-a-Box in Nigeria

Today, 11th August 2020, marks another landmark achievement in the mission of the Africa Implementat...

11th August, 2020 at 7:00pm

Data Science Nigeria Demonstrates FAIRification of COVID 19 Data

The Nigerian COVID-19 datasets on the FDP include daily cases, cases by states, cases by geopol...

08th August, 2020 at 7:00pm

PRESS RELEASE: COVID-19 Computer-Readable Observational Data Installed at Kampala International University

History was made today at 14:14 CET on 22 July 2020 as the first COVID-19 Computer-Readable FAIR Dat...

22nd July, 2020 at 7:00pm

VODAN Africa and the Journey of a Thousand Tiny Steps

The main objectives of the partnership are to develop African expertise through the Training of...

27th April, 2020 at 7:00pm

Mekelle University Joins the Virus Outbreak Data Africa Network (VODAN)

In a Press Release by Mekelle University, Ehiopia, they have officially joined the VODAN Africa Init...

07th April, 2020 at 9:00pm