NAPRECA IN SYNOPSIS
NAPRECA, the Natural Products Research Network for East and Central Africa, was conceived by East and Central African scientists who attended the 14th International Symposium on the Chemistry of Natural Products in 1984 in Poland. Its establishment was borne from the realization that Africa was rich in biodiversity, but poor in research and development in natural products. NAPRECA became a fully-fledged network and started operating in earnest in 1988 when in 1987 it became affiliated to UNESCO as one of UNESCO’s network programmes. A NAPRECA Coordinating Board had its first meeting in Addis Ababa on March 1988......
18th NAPRECA Symposium 7-9 December 2019 at the Air Defense House, Cairo, Egypt
On behalf of the Pharmaceutical Society of Egypt and the Natural Products Research Network For Eastern and Central Africa (NAPRECA), the Organizing Committee is honored to announce the symposium “Natural Products for the Health and Welfare of Africans” in collaboration with the 34th Annual Meeting of the Pharmaceutical Society of Egypt that will be held from the 7th - 9th of December 2019 in Air Defense House, Cairo, Egypt. A pre-symposium workshop on “Recent techniques in natural products research” will be held from 4th -5th December 2019.