Thursday, March 31, 2011

Professor Moses Chimbari appointed to ESPA Advisory Committee

The Deputy Director, Research Services, of the Okavango Research Institute, Professor Moses Chimbari has been appointed Africa's representative to the prestigious Ecosystems Services for Poverty Alleviation Programme (ESPA) Advisory Committee (I-PAC). The Programme aims to deliver high quality cutting edge research that will improve understanding on the way ecosystems function, the services they provide and their relationships with political economy and sustainable growth. Professor Chimbari brings to the fore a wealth of experience in research management having worked in various institutions in Southern Africa. His areas of interest are extensive :ranging from public health aspects on diseases like malaria and HIV to fisheries and limnology. Congratulations Professor Chimbari!

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