National Animal Genetic Resources Center and Data Bank (NAGRC & DB)
Headquarters- Entebbe, Uganda
Genetic Resources Centre and Data Bank (NAGRC&DB) was established by
the Animal Breeding Act, 2001. It’s one of the statutory semi-autonomous
bodies of the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF).
Formation of NAGRC&DB was part of the fulfilment of the aspirations in
the National Animal Breeding Policy (1997), document and the Action Plan for
its implementation providing guidelines to all actors in the animal breeding
and production value-chain. The actors included input suppliers, farmers,
companies, researchers, extension workers and civic leaders on suitable breeds
for the various ecological and production systems.
sanitary conditions in the paddocks or kraals.
supplements, water or other feeds.
supervises animals on estrus.
procedures, maintenance duties, and monitoring animals on heat.
assigned by the immediate Supervisor.
Education (UACE) with at least 3 credits in sciences with a combination of
Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Agriculture or equivalent qualification.
biology, animal breeding and behaviour.
years in an organisation related with animal breeding.
candidates should send their CV, applications and testimonials (including 3
work references) to;
Genetic Resources Centre & Data Bank,
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.