University of Botswana: USA Charge d'Affaires Launches University of Botswana Node of AMSEN

USA Embassy in Botswana Charge d'Affaires, Mr. Scott Hamilton officially launched UB Node of African Materials Science and Engineering Network (AMSEN) on October 13, 2009 at the Old UB Staff Lounge. The other member universities are University of Namibia, University of Nairobi, Witwatersrand University, South Africa and Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria.

The objectives of AMSEN are to build research and training (R&T) capacity in materials science and engineering, and to train manpower for staff positions in the participating universities. Article here.

October 2009