Edulink projects

Mainstreaming the Biofarming System in Ethiopian and Ugandan Higher Education Institutions

Universities have acquired skills to train competent experts in sustainable agriculture, via the transfer of knowledge and research methodology and the development of six replicable demonstration plots....
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Capacity building in applied renewable energy technologies in Guyana and Suriname

A joint MSc programme in Renewable Energy Technology (RET) was developed, as well as a certificate programme for mid-career professionals with decision-making authorities. University laboratories were upgraded...
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Strengthening Capacity for Food Science and Technology Teaching, Learning and Research to Add Value to Indigenous Foods for Food Security in Africa and the Caribbean

The Botswana Food Science and Technology Association has been established. Partner Higher Education Institutions are able to generate quality research in food science and technology focusing on indigenous...
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Concerted Fit-for-purpose PhD training in aquaculture and fisheries to improve food security and livelihoods in Sub-Saharan Africa

"The capacity to host a regional academic programme for a PhD training programme in aquaculture and fisheries at LUANAR (Malawi) has been enhanced: - An international academic advisory board for quality...
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Construction en synergie avec les milieux socioprofessionnels de masters innovants en agronomie durable en réseau dans 3 EES de l’Afrique de l’Ouest

A two year master's degree programme, conforming to the LMD system has been developed, implemented and accredited in Benin, Ivory Coast and Niger. The programme has strengthened linkages between the...
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Strengthening Capacity of Higher Education Institutions in Eastern and Western Africa to Enhance Efficiency in the Dairy Value Chain

A Master of Dairy Science and Technology (MDairyScTech) has been developed and implemented as a competency based curriculum, with scientific and academic staff trained in competence and outcome-based learning...
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Strengthening University capacity to enhance competitiveness of Agribusiness in East and West Africa

Entrepreneurship has been mainstreamed into the different undergraduate curricula of the faculties involved and departments have implemented practical agri-entrepreneurship courses for undergraduate students....
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Development of a Regional Master Programme in Pig Production and Food Security in Caribbean Countries

A Master course on pig production and food safety has been approved at Universidad ISA (Dominican Republic) and Universidad Central “Marta Abreu” de las Villas (Cuba). Qualifications of academic staff have...
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Pioneering Education for Sustainability of Caribbean Aquaculture Development & Opportunities

A BSc. in Aquaculture and Aquaponics in Guyana and a MSc in Aquaculture and Aquaponics in the Dominican Republic have been developed and implemented, with the first cohort in September 2016. 384 fish farmers...
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Southern African Sustainable Energy Initiative

Southern African Sustainable Energy Network (SASEN). Master of Sustainable Energy Systems at NUST. Bachelor of Engineering with specialisations in Renewable Energy Engineering at UB. Short courses in...
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