African Centre of Excellence

SUA Pest Management Centre together with APOPO, have been chosen as the Africa Centre of Excellence for Innovative Rodent Pest Management and Biosensor Technology Development based at Sokoine University of Agriculture in Tanzania.

It is one of the four World Bank Centers of Excellence in Tanzania chosen through a rigorous and highly competitive exercise that saw 116 project proposals submitted in the East and Southern Africa (ESA) region but only 24 chosen to form the African Centers of Excellence II (ACE II).