Dr. Jackson Efitre has received an award and a prize from the World Climate Change Research Programme (WCRP) for the best poster presentation during the Africa Climate Change Conference. The conference was held in Arusha, Tanzania and the award ceremony took place on Friday 18th October 2013. The poster was titled “Mainstreaming climate change into fisheries and aquatic sciences curriculum and training in tertiary academic institutions”.
Dr. Efitre is a lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences (School of Biosciences) in the College of Natural Sciences, Makerere University. He specialises in fisheries, aquaculture and water systems.