News and Events

20.08.2015

icipe develops new remote sensing-based methodology

20.08.2015: icipe and collaborators have developed a new remote sensing-based methodology to map flowering plants in Africa. Using this methodology, which uniquely combines two hyperspectral mapping formulas, the researchers have produced the world’s first ever floral map.

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15.07.2015

icipe climate-smart push-pull benefitting farmers in East Africa

17 July 2015: A climate-smart version of the icipe push-pull technology is enabling farmers living in some of the East African regions most severely affected by climate change to stabilise their cereal–livestock mixed production systems.

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10.07.2015

Mosquito Terminators: A review published by icipe and University of Canterbury, New Zealand

10 July 2015: An extensive review undertaken by icipe and the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, on the only two spider species known to specifically target mosquitoes, Evarcha culicivora and Paracyrba wanlessi has been published in the current issue of the 

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02.07.2015

Introducing Muhaka icipe: A new, bizzare wasp discovered in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, 2 July 2015: icipe taxonomists in collaboration with colleagues at the Smithsonian Institution, USA, have discovered a new, enigmatic wasp genus and species in Muhaka forest on the south coast of Kenya.

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10.06.2015

icipe Annual Report 2014

Nairobi, Kenya, 10 June 2015: icipe has published its Annual Report to present achievements in 2014, which was also Dr Segenet Kelemu’s first year as the Director General of the Centre.

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