Regional Africa Projects

SNo.

Project Code

Project Titles

Objective

Counterpart Institute

1

RAF0055

Promoting the Sustainability and Networking of National Nuclear Institutions for Development — Phase III (AFRA)

To enhance the sustainability of nuclear institutions by improving their performance and relevance to the socioeconomic development programmes through good managerial practices, partnership building and marketing, including upgrading and strengthening human resources capabilities.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

2

RAF0056

Enhancing Nuclear Science and Technology Capacity Building through Technical Cooperation Among Developing Countries (AFRA)

To strengthen the available infrastructure and expertise in Africa Regional Agreement States in the area of nuclear science and technology.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

3

RAF0057

Establishing and Enhancing National Legal Frameworks (AFRA)

To assist African Member States in establishing and maintaining adequate national legal frameworks for the safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear energy and ionizing radiation,

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

4

RAF0059

Supporting the Establishment of the Nuclear Education Science and Technology Network (AFRA)

To develop the African Network for Education in Nuclear Science and Technology (AFRA-NEST) and verify the results to expand data and knowledge in the area of nuclear science and technology, and energy.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

5

RAF0060

Educating Secondary School Students and Science Teachers on Nuclear Science and Technology (AFRA)

To launch and sustain nuclear science and technology information, education and communication among secondary school students and teachers in Africa.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

6

RAF5081

Enhancing Productivity and Climate Resilience in Cassava-Based Systems through Improved Nutrient, Water and Soil Management (AFRA)

To enhance food security and income of cassava farmers through increased productivity, resource use efficiencies and climate resilience in cassava-based systems.

Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)

7

RAF5082

Enhancing Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Biosafety and Biosecurity Capacities to Address Threats from Zoonotic and Transboundary Animal Diseases (AFRA)

To establish and implement biosafety and biosecurity regulations for and in veterinary diagnostic laboratories and to enhance capacities for bio-threat action.

Tanzania Vertinary Laboratory Agency (TVLA)

8

RAF5084

Strengthening Food Contaminant Monitoring and Control Systems and Enhancing Competitiveness of Agricultural Exports using Nuclear and Isotopic Techniques (AFRA)

To enhance food safety and consumer confidence, and boost regional economies through the supply of safe and competitive agricultural products.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

9

RAF6055

Improving the Quality of Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Frequently Occurring Cancers (AFRA)

To enhance the quality of the delivery of radiotherapy services in AFRA MS through harmonized clinical training schemes and sensitization of policy makers.

Ocean Road Cancer Institute and Bugando Medical Center (BMC)

10

RAF6056

Supporting Human Resources Development in Radiation Medicine (AFRA)

To strengthen the treatment of cancer through the training and education of radiation medicine professionals in AFRA States.

Ocean Road Cancer Institute and Bugando Medical Center (BMC)

11

RAF6057

Strengthening the Quality of Nuclear Medicine Services (AFRA)

To enhance the quality of the delivery of nuclear medicine in AFRA States through a well-established quality management system.

Ocean Road Cancer Institute and Bugando Medical Center (BMC)

12

RAF9063

Strengthening Competent Authorities for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (AFRA)

To assist AFRA states to enhance the capacity in competent authorities for the effective control of transportation of radioactive materials.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

13

RAF9064

Improving the Capabilities of States in Radiation Protection of Patients (AFRA)

To improve the capacity of AFRA states in the radiation protection of patients in line with the new international safety standards.

Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Eldery and Children

14

RAF9065

Establishing Regulatory Infrastructure for Control of Radiation Sources (AFRA)

To improve the regulatory infrastructure for controlling the use of radiation sources by establishing and strengthening the regulatory control of radiation sources in some African Member States.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

15

RAF9066

Strengthening Regional Infrastructures for Effective Preparedness and Response to Radiological Emergencies (AFRA)

To assist AFRA states in the development of national plans and regulations for the implementation of effective preparedness and response to radiological emergencies.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

16

RAF9067

Sustaining the Establishment of Education and Training in Radiation Safety and Human Resource Development — Phase II (AFRA)

To address the short term and long term needs of the African Members States with regards to the availability, sustainability and adequacy level of qualified personnel in radiation safety.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission

17

RAF9068

Enhancing Regional Capabilities on Occupational Radiation Protection (AFRA)

To enhance regional capabilities of AFRA states on occupational radiation protection in line with the new Iinternational safety standards.

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission