Author: Diane Hird

Join the fifth CONNECTED Seminar – Thursday 14th October

The firth of the 2021 CONNECTED Online Seminar Series will take place on Thursday 14th October (10.30 – 12 noon, UK time), with two presentations,  opportunities for Questions and Answers, and for networking.   The speakers and topics will be: Dr Jane Wamaitha…

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KEY TWEAKS FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE: CONNECTED ONLINE SEMINAR

An online presentation by Dr Emmanuel Okogbenin entitled “The Imperatives and Key Tweaks to Building a Sustainable Agricultural Transformative Change in Africa” is now available to watch on the CONNECTED Vimeo channel. Dr Okogbenin is based at the African Agricultural Technology Foundation in…

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BANANA BUNCHY TOP VIRUS: CONNECTED ONLINE SEMINAR

An online presentation by Dr Lava Kumar entitled “Controlling Transboundary Spread of Vector-Borne Viruses in Africa: Banana Bunchy Top Virus Case Study” is now available to watch on the CONNECTED Vimeo channel. Dr Kumar is a Head of Virology and Molecular Diagnostics Unit/Germplasm…

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UKRI-BBSRC workshop ahead of funding call

We are sharing news that may be of interest to some of our Network members The UKRI Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council is hosting an international workshop on Plant Health on Wednesday, 22nd of September 2021. This is in preparation for the…

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Join the CONNECTED Online Seminar Series: Thursday 19th August

The fourth of the 2021 CONNECTED Online Seminar Series will take place on Thursday 19 August (10.30 – 12 noon, UK time), with two presentations,  opportunities for Questions and Answers, and for networking. The speakers and topics will be: Dr Lava Kumar  International…

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INAUGURAL CONNECTED WEBINAR

We are delighted to announce that we will have presentations from two speakers at the CONNECTED Webinar on Thursday 18 February. This event is free to attend for network members. The first speaker will be Dr Cathrine Ziyomo, Director of Biosciences eastern and central…

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Vacancy – Fellow in Bioinformatics

The Natural Resources Institute (NRI) of The University of Greenwich is looking for exceptional candidates to help drive forward its work. NRI carries out specialised research, teaching, training and consultancy with a focus on food, agriculture, environment and sustainable livelihoods. NRI is currently recruiting…

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Vacancy – Associate Professor/Senior Fellow of Bioinformatics

Do you have what it takes to make an impact on global food and nutrition security? The Natural Resources Institute (NRI) of The University of Greenwich is looking for exceptional candidates to help drive forward its work. NRI carries out specialised research, teaching, training…

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Expression of Interest to attend Launch Conference & ECR Training Workshop

The CONNECTED Africa Launch Conference will be held in Kampala on 7th – 9th May 2018 The conference will run over three days, with one day on site at the NaCRRI Research Institute in Namulonge. ECR Training Workshop: Kampala on 10th – 11th May 2018 Immediately following…

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Free webinar

There is a FREE webinar on Essential Techniques for Life Science Research 8th December 2017 It is sponsored by Clarivate Analytics and EBSCO and presented by Nigel Robinson of  Clarivate Analytics. The webinar will include an overview of the ways expert indexing helps researchers uncover…

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