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DONOR 

AICS

PARTNER

University of Sassari, Department of Biotechnologies

LOCATION 

Maputo, Mozambique

Objective

Help ensuring the conservation of biodiversity through integration, training, funding and the creation of partnerships between different sectors of society.

Activities

  • Identification of EMU Master Schools and other Mozambican teaching institutions dedicated to environmental conservation to biosciences.
  • Provide scientific support to the teachers of the previously identified EMU Master Schools by sending Italian teachers to carry out some theoretical and practical teaching modules.
  • Provide 24 training grants in the areas of bioscience dedicated to human and animal health, environmental conservation and biodiversity and food quality.
  • Organize workshops and short courses on specific topics relevant to the themes of the project and RINO.
  • Offer training internships and scientific collaboration in Italy at institutions of excellence, with activities of technical and scientific updating and participation in ongoing research.
  • Conduct applied research in the field of zoonosis and communicable diseases.
  • Conduct applied research in the field of environmental conservation and biodiversity.
  • Conduct applied research in food quality control and environmental pollution.
  • Evaluate the demand for services from public and private institutions and the potential response from the UEM starting from the existing network of laboratories.
  • Assess the state of capacity and quality of UEM laboratories.
  • Upgrade laboratories.
  • Develop capacity to provide previously identified services, with particular interest in quality control procedures
  • Complete the process of certifying analytical procedures and begin the process of certifying laboratory environments to perform the quality control and analysis required for service delivery.