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07.04.2020

icipe Turns 50 – 7 April 2020

7 April 2020: On this date in 1970, the International Centre of Insect Physiology (icipe), Africa’s only institution dedicated to the study of insects and other arthropods, was officially registered by the government of Kenya, its host country.

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01.04.2020

Insect of the Month (April): Malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto

The year 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe). 

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23.03.2020

icipe COMMUNIQUE – COVID-19

Date: 20 March 2020

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED BY THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE OF INSECT PHYSIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY, IN THE CONTEXT OF THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) OUTBREAK.

PREAMBLE
 

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11.03.2020

Postponement of anniversary ceremony

In light of the situation relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the commemoration of icipe’s 50th anniversary ceremony has been postponed from 3rd April 2020 to 20th November 2020, still being held at our Duduville Campus, Nairobi, Kenya.

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11.03.2020

Insect of the Month (March): Desert Locust, Schistocerca gregaria

The year 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe). 

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