THE 7TH ANCAP SUMMER SCHOOL

The 7th ANCAP Summer School was held at the University of Gezira, Wad Medan, Sudan from the 1st to the 7th of  November 2008. The 23 particpants drawn from all ANCAP member countries, Ethiopia, Kenya Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe and the host country Sudan had the following curriculum: pesticide and environmental chemistry and pesticide formulation; the latter taking advantage of the fact that the University of Gezira is one of the few Universities in the region with a pesticide formulation laboratory.

The resource persons for the summer school were: Prof. Nabil Bashir and Dr. Yousif O.H. Hasad.

The topics covered were:

(a) Pesticides: An Introduction

(b) Insecticides and their Management. 

(c) Pesticide Formulations.

(d) Instrumentation.

(e) Fungicides and Herbicides


S/No.

Name of participant

Country

1

Dejene Tsegaye Bedane

Ethiopia

2

Nicholas Mwenda

Kenya

3

Abuzar Ebead Awad

Sudan

4

Khatab Elamin Mustafa

Sudan

5

Eisa Osman Mohamed Ali

Sudan

6

Wail Mohammed Haroon

Sudan

7

Abubaker Mohammed Awad Morgan

Sudan

8

Lewis Mtashobya

Tanzania

9

Nakayima Hasifa

Uganda

10

Margret Zvikomborero Mashingaidze

Zimbabwe