Robust pest and disease management under a changing climate
Fear No Weevil: Applying principles of integrated pest management to control sweetpotato weevil
Milton Otema Anyanga

National Crops Resource Research Institute



Anyanga is a Senior Research Officer and Crop Entomologist with the National Crops Resource Research Institute (NaCRRI) in Uganda. He earned his PhD at the University of Greenwich and has worked with numerous CGIAR organizations and other research institutions to improve technologies and practices for improved pest management. Through his work, NaCRRI developed an open access platform for sharing sweetpotato weevil resistance research.

Anyanga is also a dedicated teacher and mentor, having trained numerous graduate and undergraduate students in research methods, sweetpotato technologies and pest management.