National Projects

SNo.

Project Code

Project Titles

Objective

Counterpart Institute

1

URT5034

Implementing Pre-Operational Activities for the Elimination of Glossina Swynnertoni through Area-Wide Integrated Pest Management with a Sterile Insect Technique Component

To strengthen livestock production and thereby contribute to improvements in food security.

Tanzania Vertinary Laboratory Agency (TVLA)

2

URT5035

Implementing the Sterile Insect Technique as Part of Area Wide Integrated Pest Management for Controlling Invasive Fruit Fly Populations

To contribute to the improvement of food and nutrition insecurity through the suppression of fruit flies.

Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources, Livestock and Finsheries- Zanzibar

3

URT5036

Enhancing Artificial Insemination Services and Application of Radioimmunoassay Techniques to Improve Dairy Cattle Productivity

To strengthen livestock and dairy productivity through delivery of quality artificial insemination (AI) services and expanded outreach.

Sokoine Universty of Agriculture (SUA)

4

URT5037

Developing Rice Varieties with Resistance to Rice Blast and Salinity Tolerant Using Mutation Breeding and Biotechnology Techniques

To contribute to the household food security of rice farmers in the United Republic of Tanzania.

Zanzibar Agriculture Research Institute

5

URT6032

Strengthening and Expanding the Cancer Control Programme—Phase II

To consolidate and expand the cancer control programme in Tanzania

Ocean Road Cancer Institute and Bugando Medical Center (BMC)