12.04.2017

US$ 5 Million Funding Kitty for eastern African science innovators announced

A three-year grant fund totalling US$ 5 million has been announced, to enable scientists, researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs in eastern Africa work together to turn innovative ideas and technologies based on biological sciences into viable businesses.

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29.03.2017

Fruit fly bait production facility launched in Kenya

Plant will produce icipe Fruitfly Mania™

A facility to commercially produce a protein bait known as Fruitfly Mania™, a product developed through research by the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) for the control of fruit flies, has been launched in Kenya.

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07.02.2017

icipe – EU IBCARP intensifies mango production in Africa

Close to 32,000 fruit growers across Africa are now using icipe's integrated pest management packages for the control of fruit flies.

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24.01.2017

ARPPIS-DAAD PhD scholarships for study at icipe, Kenya

Three-year doctoral training in insect and related sciences for development

Deadline for applications: 12th Feb 2017

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06.01.2017

icipe Director General appointed panel member of BMI prize

The icipe Director General, Dr Segenet Kelemu, has been appointed a member of the evaluation panel of the Boris Mints Institute prize.

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