About AAIS

AAIS was founded to Promote Insect Science and its application in Africa
History- AAIS was founded on December 1, 1978

What we do

  • Enhance communication amongst African entomologists through sharing knowledge resources
  • Organize a conference in an African country once every two years
  • Promote the science of entomology in graduate programs and advancement of careers related to entomology
  • Notify the entomologists current fellowships, scholarships and any other useful information to early career scientists
  • Organize international symposiums on biological control of arthropods


DAAD, Ethiopian airlines, CABI plantwise, icipe (Biovision), Orthorpterist Society, Journal of insects as food and feed


Advance payments could be made to AAIS bank account (below):

Account Name: AAIS
Account No: 402000864 (US Dollars)
Swift Code: KCBLKENX
Bank: Kenya Commercial Bank Ltd.
Moi Avenue Branch, P.O. Box 30081, Nairobi, Kenya. Telegrams KENCOM, Nairobi Telex: 22231 Tel: +254 20 33668 Fax: +252 20 225637