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CoNAS student Dorothy Akoth Wins 2023 GBIF Graduate Researchers Award

Dorothy Akoth, a Master’s student in the College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) at Makarere University in Uganda, has been named one of two winners of the 2023 GBIF Graduate Researchers Award. An expert jury selected Akoth, who...

Dr Godwin Anywar Selected as a Fellow of the Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP)

Dr Godwin Anywar, Lecturer in the Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University has been selected as a fellow of the Africa Science...

Women in Sage: Global Scholars Meet at Makerere to Deliberate the Development of Mathematics

Scholars from Africa and beyond on 4th-8th September 2023 met at Makerere University to deliberate on innovations, solutions and developments that facilitate the growth and expansion of Mathematics. Held under...

Dr Godwin Anywar Selected as Mentor for the Science Advice Skills Development Program of INGSA-Africa

Dr Godwin Anywar has been selected to be a Mentor for the Science Advice Skills Development Program (SASDP-2) of the International Network for Governmental Science Advice, Africa Chapter (INGSA-Africa). He...

The First Wind Turbine installation on Makerere University Campus

Mr. Jimmy Chaciga, a Ph.D. Student at the Department of Physics, Makerere University, has installed a small-Scale Photovoltaics Solar Plant at the Department to supply clean renewable energy for a...

Skilling for Sustainable Aquaculture: Mak, ARDC-Kajjansi Train over 80 Fish Farmers in West Nile & Gulu District

Global position of Aquaculture Aquaculture, the production of aquatic animals and plants, is the fastest growing food-producing sector globally. Between 2001 and 2018, aquaculture production increased at an average annual...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: MSc. RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

****ADOPTING MULTI-DISCIPLINARY APPROACHES IN GENETIC IMPROVEMENTS, NUTRITIONAL ENHANCEMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION FOR IMPROVED PRODUCTION OF NILE TILAPIA IN UGANDA BACKGROUND The National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), center for Aquaculture...

30 Trained in Solar Photovoltaic Installation, Biogas Production

The Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University through the Renewable Energy Research Group (RERG) has trained 30 students and members of the general public in solar...

The 5th International Training on Ecohydrology in Tanzania

Main Theme: Nature-based and Bankable Nature Solutions for Environmental Sustainability “Leaving No One Behind” Host: UNESCO Chair on Ecohydrology and Transboundary Water Management, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro Tanzania Dates:...

Masters Research Fellowships in Water, Society & Climate Change Programmes

Eligibility and requirements The applicant should; Be a registered student at Makerere University and will have completed coursework in fields relevant to the above broad theme. In addition, applicants should:...

Mak-CoNAS Moves to Popularise the Bachelor of Science Programme, Improve Performance in the Subject of Biology

Overview Basic biological research offered by the School of Biosciences at the College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), more so at the Department of Zoology, Entomology and Fisheries Sciences (ZEFS) requires...

PESCA supports Internship for 36 Mak Bachelor of Fisheries & Aquaculture Students

In 2022, the Department of Zoology, Entomology, and Fisheries Sciences, College of Natural Sciences, Makerere University, was awarded a contract under the European Union-funded project: Promoting Environmentally Sustainable Commercial Aquaculture (PESCA)...
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