News

05Oct 2022

The Centre of Research Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability in Food and Nutrition Security (CREATES-FNS) in collaboration with the Epidemiological Surveillance for Infectious Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa (ESIDA) team conducted the annual meeting from 29th September to 4th October 2022 at Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) to emphasize continuing working […]

25Aug 2022

The Centre of Research Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability in Food and Nutrition Security (CREATES-FNS) invites all Scientists to participate in the 7th Biophysics Summer School that will be held on 5th to 16th October 2022 at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) Tengeru Campus . For information and application […]

21May 2022

The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) launched the O.R. Tambo Africa Research Chair on May 18, 2022, in Arusha. The O.R. Tambo Africa Research Chair Initiative is the first Research Chair at NM-AIST, focusing on the application of nanotechnology and Pheroid technology to enhance the anti-malaria drug delivery system to the […]

12Apr 2022

The Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability in Food and Nutrition Security (CREATES-FNS) Centre Leader Prof.Hulda Shaidi Swai argued for a strong linkage between universities and the industry. Prof Hulda made the remarks on 28th March 2022 when gracing the opening of training on Value Addition and Marketing Management of Agro-products organized […]

18Mar 2022

T The Centre for Research, Agricultural Advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability in Food and Nutrition Security (CREATES – FNS) shared knowledge and skills to 77 innovators and entrepreneurs through a two–week ideation to commercialization training. The training aims to equip participants with knowledge and skills to transform their business ideas, innovations, and start-ups into successful, […]

15Feb 2022

CREATES – FNS has established an Agri-tech hub that serves as a research, contract farming, community training and income-generating unit for NM-AIST. The hub aims to research horticulture, fish farming and spirulina farming. Combating food and nutrition insecurity issues within the community and training youth and women on the best practices for managing horticultural crops, […]

14Feb 2022

CREATES – FNS and its Partners to Establish Tilapia Cage Fish Farming Project The NM-AIST, through CREATES – FNS, in collaboration with the Ministry of Livestock’s and Fisheries, Tanzania Agricultural Catalytic Trust (TACT) and Kagera Region Administrative Secretary, joined together to provide a solution to the fish farming challenges. The project involves establishing a new […]

14Feb 2022

CREATES – FNS Enhances Partnerships Value CREATES FNS improvises partnerships to reach a broader population and enhance the Centre’s sustainability. The CREATES – FNS team, led by Centre Leader Prof. Hulda Shaidi Swai, conducted the official visit at CESAAM Egerton, Masinde Murilo University of Science and Technology (MMUST) and Liam EA Farm at Kakamega in […]