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22Oct 2020

We are pleased to inform you that the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) is set to host one of O. R. Tambo Africa Research Chair Initiative (ORTARChI). Due to the current situation of COVID 19, control measures in South Africa and other partnering countries and organisations, the official Launch of the initiative will be […]

09Sep 2020

Dr. Richard Alward, who spent about 6 moths at CREATES, NM-AIST, between 2019 and 2020, donated a drone worth more than 11,000 USD to CREATES for research activities in March 2020. The drone has a high resolution multispectral camera for vegetation assessment and will help students assessing wildlife and habitat properties in cultivated and protected […]

25Feb 2020

The Data Driven Innovation (DDI) Incubation Centre is a newly established Incubation Centre in the Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) Region. The Centre is hosted by the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) based in Arusha Tanzania through the African Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) which is based […]

20Feb 2020

AFRICAN WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (AWARD) is a career development program initiated in 2008, to strengthen and sharpen the research and leadership skills of African women in agricultural science. It is aimed at further empowering them to contribute more effectively to accelerating agricultural gains in Africa. AWARD fellows benefit from a two-year fellowship […]