The southeast zonal biotechnology center of excellence University of Nigeria Nsukka is a biotechnology center that co-ordinate and regulate biotechnology activities in the south east zone. The center core mandate is to sustain research and development (R&D) in the zone and by extension to other part of Nigeria. Our vision is on food security and environment challenges. The University of Nigeria and biotechnology center have the competence and expertise to achieve these mandate . We look forward for research collaboration from stakeholders in the zone.