icipe featured on CNN International

icipe featured on CNN International Over the Christmas break, we were very proud to see our Director General Dr Segenet Kelemu and icipe featured on the CNN International programme 'African Voices’.
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Training a new generation of African scientists in Big Data analysis

Training a new generation of African scientists in Big Data analysis There’s a growing bioinformatics scene in Africa, and icipe is a part of it, partnering with researchers from Cambridge to host a recent workshop to share the tools of the genomics revolution and train more African scientists in big data analytics.
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Launch: Protecting Africa's bees for world food security

Launch: Protecting Africa's bees for world food security H.E. William Ruto, Deputy President of Kenya, has officially opened our African Bee Health Reference Laboratory, the centrepiece of a three-year project funded by the European Union.
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Mosquito Terminator II: a spider that craves only mosquitoes

Mosquito Terminator II: a spider that craves only mosquitoes icipe’s team of spider specialists today published findings that a Malaysian spider, Paracyrba wanlessi, has a penchant for preying on mosquitoes, in any way they are dished up
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Adapting to climate change in Tanzania with CHIESA

Adapting to climate change in Tanzania with CHIESA The CHIESA project, led by icipe, is working across East Africa to help communities adapt to the effects of climate change. Project coordinator Tino Johansson writes about their work in the Pangani River basin, in the Mt Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania.
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icipe December e-bulletin

icipe December e-bulletin Find out what's been happening at icipe and read about our recent research in the latest issue of the icipe quarterly e-bulletin.
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icipe's mission is to help alleviate poverty, ensure food security and improve the overall health status of peoples of the tropics by developing and extending management tools and strategies for harmful and useful arthropods, while preserving the natural resource base through research and capacity building.

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The CHIESA project, led by icipe, is working across East Africa to help communities adapt to the effects of climate change. Project coordinator Tino Johansson writes about their w...

In the latest issue of the icipe quarterly e-bulletin: Protecting Africa’s bees for food security and health Annual meeting of the Governing Council of icipe Improving t...

Over the Christmas break, we were very proud to see icipe featured on the CNN International programme 'African Voices’. The half hour episode focused on our Director General, Dr...

Nairobi, 29 November 2014 – There’s a growing bioinformatics scene in Africa, and icipe is a part of it, partnering with researchers from Cambridge to host a recent workshop to...

icipe Governing Council Award for Best Published Science Paper by an icipe Scholar Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding work in 2014.   Winne...

Over two-thirds of the population in the developing world are small-scale farmers, many of whom are dependent on livestock for their everyday survival. Improvement of livestock...

Plant health research is icipe's oldest and also its largest research agenda. It has the goal of contributing to improved sustainable food security and environmental health th...

Human activities such as agricultural production and establishment of settlements have reduced the natural environment and its biodiversity. Ninety percent of the land surface has ...

The major objective of icipe’s Capacity Building and Institutional Development Programme is to build human resource capacity in insect science and related areas of the bioscience...

Human health research focuses on anopheline mosquitoes, which transmit the malaria parasites. Malaria is the tropics' most serious infectious disease, affecting more than 500 milli...

Agyeiwaa G., Fening K.O., Ofori D.O., Nguku E. and Raina S.K. (2014) Performance of five bivoltine Bombyx mori L. (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) strains on three mulberry varieties in...

Abd-Alla A., Bergoin M., Parker A.G., Maniania N.K., Vlak J.M., Bourtzis K., Boucias D.G. and Aksoy S. (2013) Improving sterile insect technique (SIT) for tsetse flies throu...

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Addis T., Vollrath F., Raina S.K., Kabaru J.M. and Onyari J. (2012) Study on microstructures of African wild silk cocoon shells and fibers. International Journal of Biological Ma...

Addis T., Raina S.K., Vollrath F., Kabaru J.M., Onyari J. and Nguku E.K. (2011) Study on weight loss and moisture regain of silk cocoon shells and degummed fibers from African wi...

Showcasing Photos of icipe's Journey icipe's Official Opening 20th Anniversary General Historical Photo Gallery ...

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