Management of the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) wishes to inform all continuing students that the second semester of the 2014/2015 academic year will commence on Monday, 30th March, 2015. Therefore, all students are advised to arrive on campus on Sunday, 29th March, 2015. Students are further advised that only those who would have paid their annual tuition fee in full shall be allowed to register and attend classes.
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Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) through CABMACC is supporting the production and distribution of several Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials that are aimed at addressing the issues on climate change adaptation and mitigation while mainstreaming cross cutting issues of gender and HIV and AIDs. The IEC materials at this particular time should also specifically tackle the current challenges of flooding, siltation and the consequent environmental degradation. This should be related to how this will also affect the socio-economic wellbeing of the people affected with respect to the resources lost during the process.
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The Advance Programme incorporates 2 plenary sessions and 35 parallel sessions in the Scientific Programme with over 140 presenters from 35 countries. The Scientific Programme for IST-Africa 2015 is based on a double blind peer review of Papers submitted to an open Call for Papers which closed on 19 December 2014.
The Advance Programme is available online at . The 5th Annual IST-Africa Living Lab Thematic Working Group Meeting will take place on 05 May as a pre-conference event.www.ist-africa.org/conference2015/default.asp?page=programme-new - click on Day or Printable Version. The Advance Programme is regularly updated online.
You can also download the current version of the Advance Programme brochure at
- Hon. Dr. Emmanuel Fabiano, M.P., Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Malawi;
- Mr Anthony Muyepa-Phiri, Director General, National Commission for Science and Technology, Malawi;
- Mr Andrew Kumbatira, Director General, Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority;
- Mr Victor Malewa, Deputy Director, Department of e-Government, Ministry of Information;
- Mr Moctar Yedaly, Head of Information Society Division, African Union Commission;
- Mr Kasirim Nwuke, Innovation and Technology, UNECA;
- Mr Morten Møller, Programme Coordination, DG CONNECT, European Commission, Belgium;
- Dr Pascal Hoba, CEO, UbuntuNet Alliance;
- Dr. Paulos Nyirenda, CEO, SDNP;
- Mrs Bessie Nyirenda, Management Consultant, Malawi Institute of Management; and
- Mr Moses Bayingana, ICT Expert, Information Society Division, African Union Commission
The Malawi Journal of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Development Studies (MAJANDS) is a biannual, peer-reviewed, open access international scientific journal that publishes original research papers, short communications and review papers. Thematic areas appropriate for the Journal include;
- Animal and Veterinary Sciences;
- Aquaculture and Fisheries Sciences;
- Bio-resources Systems, Engineering and Technology;
- Crop Sciences;
- Development Studies;
- Natural Resources, Energy and Climate Change;
- Nutrition and Food Science.
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