21st Conference of the African Association of Insect Scientists

Event date: 19 October 2015 - 23 October 2015

City: Cotonou
Country: Benin
Register: 21st Conference of the African Association of Insect Scientists 

Description: Theme  “Impacts of climate change on insects in Africa: opportunities and threats“ 

Sub – themes 
• Insect bio-ecology, systematic, modelling and sustainable management 
• Insect resistance and challenges under climate change 
• Climate change and beneficial insects value chains 
• Edible insects SYMPOSIUM!!! 
• Invasive species 
• Insects, human and animal diseases 
• Indigenous knowledge on insects use and control 
• Ethical issues in entomological research 
• Regional policies for sustainable management of insects under a changing climate 

Secretariat of the conference The head office of the Association is based in Nairobi, Kenya. For more details please contact Hon. Secretary, Dr Saliou Niassy, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), Email: sniassy@icipe.org, tel:+254725983926