The International Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability Research is a newly created R & D centre in the University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria dedicated to generation and transfer of knowledge, strengthening individual and institutional capacities in furtherance of the mission and vision of the University of Uyo.
ICEESR is a model research centre for international technological cooperation to be affiliated with renowned International Research Centers (like the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Laboratory, USA, and the International Environmental Analysis and Education at Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea), and at the same time bringing in private ownership through a consortium of local, national and international businesses and governments.
As Nigeria transforms to a developed economy, advanced science and technology will play a key role in catalyzing this transformation, ICEESR will be pivotal in:
ICEESR peculiar strengths and uniqueness for the achievement of excellence in R & D is on the following factsheet:
ICEESR is envisioned to benefit all stakeholders through: