Visiting Scholars

NM-AIST and WISE -Futures invite both national and international scholars to share their knowledge, skills and competence in water, sanitation and Energy related research areas with NM-AIST students,faculty and the African community at large in effort to raise awareness, foster good practices and cultivate the spirit of learning and finding sustainable solutions in issues related to water, sanitation and energy security


Event: 1st WISE – Futures International Conference on Water Infrastructure and Sustainable Energy Futures in a Changing Environment
4th-8th December 2017, NM-AIST , Arusha

Prof. Sandy Cairncross
Professor of Environmental Health & SHARE Research Director

Prof. Jan Willem Foppen
Professor of Hydrology
IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Delft – Netherlands
Presentation: Assessing the impacts of urbanization and climate change on groundwater in Arusha, Tanzania


Prof. Siza Tumbo
Director General
Centre for Agricultural Mechanization and Rural Technology (CARMATEC), Tanzania
Presentation: Biogas Technology in Tanzania: A Memorable Past and an Exciting Future


Prof. Charles Nigawaba
Makerere University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Presentation: Faecal sludge management