Visit delegation Hawassa University (Ethiopia)



Visit Delegation University of Hawassa – 14 June 2018


In the framework of the Nuffic programme –NICHE/ETH/179: Capacity building for effective Food and Nutrition Training –CaFaNT with Hawassa University

The project is managed by Q-point and a collaboration between Hawassa University, Egerton University in Kenya and Gent University in Belgium.


Team visiting Ghent University

1. Vice President for Academic affairs 

2. Vice President for Research and Community Services 

3. Vice President for Business and Development 

4. Dean of College of Agriculture 

5. Dean of College of Natural Sciences

6. Dean of College of Veterinary Medicine 

7. Representatives from Food and Nutrition programs 




Morning session

Location Pand, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent

  • 9.00h Welcome and coffee
  • 9.30h Presentation Guido Van Huylenbroeck; Director of Internationalisation UGent
  • 10.15h Coffee break
  • 10.30h Presentation UGent Africa Platform
  • 11h15 Faculty and departments involved

Presenters to be determined


12:00-14:00 Lunch @ pand


Afternoon session

Walk to coupure links 653, 9000 Gent

  • 14:00-15:00 Visit Department of Food Technology, Safety and Health
  • 15:00-16:00 Visit Centre of Excellence in Mycotoxicology and Public Health
  • 16:00-17:00 Visit Primoris