Members of the SPIRIT Project during presentation of the project activities at the 8.4.4 Board Room. SPIRIT focuses on generation and adoption of innovations along potato value chains to improve food and nutritional security in Africa.
Principal's Board Room
Plant breeders from Africa pausing for a group photo after their meeting. The meeting was chaired by the College Principal, Prof. Kiama Gitahi.
Plant breeders from Africa have met to establish the best ways of solving the problem of food and nutritional security in Africa by breeding better seed varieties.
The chief guest, Mrs. Zeinab Hussein (in grey) observing some parts of the prototype medical examination lamp with Dr. Vjoo Rattansi (on her right) and Prof. Peter Mbithi. Exhibition of medical equipment took place at the Fab Lab innovation laboratory.
From Right: WMI Director, Prof. Mutembei, CAVS Principal, Prof. Kiama, US Ambassador Godec,Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mbithi and WPower Director, Wanjira Mathai, during the visiting of WMI construction site. WPower is a project under WMI.
Quantitative Genetics discussion team led by Prof. Stephen Kiama-CAVS Principal (3rd Right, front row). The meeting was meant to develop a blue print and proposal for development of African Center of excellence in Quantitative Genetics and Applied Genomics.