SAf 9th Annual Community of Practice Meeting

Sunday, October 4, 2015 to Friday, October 9, 2015

 Lush Garden Hotel | Arusha, Tanzania

The Ninth Annual Southern Africa Community of Practice meeting will be held in Arusha, Tanzania. The meeting will provide a platform for collaborative regional planning and include discussion on ecological pest management, breeding for heterogeneous environments and systems-based approaches. Participants will help kick off the event by highlighting their projects at the fair and poster sessions scheduled for the first day. Check back for more information.


  • Strengthen interaction among project teams through improved ways of sharing experiences and information
  • Enhance research quality by participation in a scientific conference
  • Improve understanding of the key cross-cutting issues of gender and climate change

Organizing committee:

  • Prudence Kaijage (SAf Regional Rep)
  • Tim Chancellor (SAf Liaison Scientist)
  • Theo  Msogoya (Workshop logistic coordinator)