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10.12.2021

One step to 10,000

Rwandese scholar at Sokoine University, Tanzania, becomes first RSIF PhD. In October 2021, the Regional Scholarship and Innovation Fund (https://www.rsif-paset.org/) marked a major milestone with the completion of the initiative’s first ever PhD. Jean Nepomuscene Hakizimana, a Rwandese national registered at Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Tanzania, defended his doctoral thesis on the genetic variation and epidemiology of the African swine fever virus (ASFV), in eastern and southern Africa.

 

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03.12.2021

Pioneering steps: Black soldier fly farming in Ethiopia

Through icipe’s capacity building efforts, progress has been made in commencing research and development activities on black soldier flies, and by extension insects for feed, in Ethiopia.

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25.11.2021

Individual consultant to provide professional transcription services for qualitative health surveys done under the Human Health research program at icipe

Invitation for Bids (IFB)

Individual consultant to provide professional transcription services for qualitative health surveys done under the Human Health research program at icipe.

 

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15.11.2021

Interview with Tadele Tefera, Head, icipe Ethiopia Office

icipe started its operations in Ethiopia in 1992, after the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia subscribed to the icipe Charter.

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15.11.2021

What goes round: Vermicomposting as a cyclic system to manage coffee waste

Ethiopia is widely reputed to have gifted the world with one of its most beloved beverages – coffee. Today, Ethiopian coffee, specifically Coffea arabica, is one of the world’s most sought-after, with the country ranked among the top 10 global exporters of the commodity.

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