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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 […]

10Feb 2020

The Nelson Mandela Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) through CREATES, was honored to host the 10th International Conference of the African Material and Research Society (AMRS) from December 8th – 13th, 2019.  Themed “African Materials for African Development”, the conference attracted 336 attendees from premier science and research institutions across four continents and 39 […]

30Jan 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 (NMCall for Incubatee Application Form-AIST) based in Arusha Tanzania through the African Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability […]

05Mar 2019
Soil Science

INVITATION TO ATTEND A PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES BY OUR SOIL SCIENTIST COLLABORATORS FROM GERMANY March 19th– 20th and 25th -26th, 2019 Dear Colleagues, This is to kindly invite NM-AIST students and staff members to participate in the public lecture series organized by The African Centre for Research, Agricultural advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) and […]

05Mar 2019
Biotechnology

What? Graduate Program Session on Biotechnology Innovation & Regulatory Science When? 11th – 22nd March, 2019 Where? NM-AIST The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST), the Africa Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) in collaboration with Purdue Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science (BIRS) Center of the United States […]