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Rael Teresa Adhiambo

Country of origin: Kenya Currently in: Ghana, Cape Coast General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2018 Master Biological Systems and Organisms
2015 Undergraduate Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

Ecotoxicological assessment of climate change related stressors on selected plankton within tropical estuarine systems

Publications resulting from Research: 

i. Adhiambo. R, Muyekho. F, Creed I.F, Enanga. E, Shivoga. W, Trick C. G, Obiri. J, (2019), Managing the invasion of guava trees to enhance carbon storage in tropical forests, Forest Ecology and Management 432 (2019):623–630

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Analyst, Earth and Space Science National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (Kenya)

Workshop and Conference Attended

2021 Online AAAS-TWAS Science diplomacy course organized by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and the World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries (TWAS).
2021 University of Cape Coast, Ghana Short course program on Integrated Coastal Zone Management
2020 Online Second United Nations University- Institute for Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) summer School (Virtual) on Modern Diplomacy.
2019 Accra, Ghana Global Landscape Forum
2017 Western University, Canada International Summer Program on Global Health

Presentation given

The impact of Psidium guajava L. on tree species composition, structure and diversity in Kakamega tropical forest
Kisumu, Kenya
Event: First Pan African International Research Congress on Knowledge Dissemination (PAIRC) held at the Grand Royal Swiss Hotel, Kisumu from
Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Nov 2020
African Center of Excellence in Coastal Resilience ( ACECoR) PhD. Scholarship Award
Mar 2017
National Research Fund (NRF) Grants for Masters Research
Dec 2016
Queen Elizabeth II Scholars Visiting Graduate Scholars Award

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