Think tank

International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology

International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology ‒ ICIPE

Nairobi, Kenya

icipe's mission is to help alleviate poverty, ensure food security and improve the overall health status of peoples of the tropics, by developing and extending management tools and strategies for harmful and useful arthropods, while preserving the natural resource base through research and capacity building.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.icipe.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 30772-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit , University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
 51
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Prof. Thomas Risley Odhiambo, Carl Djerassi
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Segenet Kelemu Director General
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Dr Segenet Kelemu Director General
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2019)
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
 5,778
Kenya average
 9,224
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
 5,253
Kenya average
 7,312
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2019)
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
 12,107
Kenya average
 13,951
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 25/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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