Well Integrated Projects in 1 programme

Overall Focus


  • Strengthen the research capacity of NM-AIST academics and staff to carry out state-of-the-art research that is responsive to the true needs of the society in Tanzania.
  • PhD students who are staff of NM-AIST will be trained.
  • Strengthening the NM-AIST library by improving access to literature, scientific databases, online resources and support to publishing and exposure.


  • To contribute to the livelihood improvement of people living in the upper Pangani Basin.
  • The research programme will work in the area of livelihood improvement through interventions in soil, water and sanitation.

Main focus areas of the projects:

  • Improving Sanitation, Water quality and Agricultural productivity in the Upper Pangani Basin.
  • Development of water purification technologies
  • Applied aquatic ecology
  • Institutional Strengthening
  • Technology Park
  • Programme Support Unit