Sale of Live Stock

he University of Nairobi, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences
will be selling various categories of livestock at Machanga Field Station,
Embu between 29th September 2016 and 2nd October 2016.

Among the livestock to be sold include goats and cattle.

For more information, contact Mr. Hency Kahi (0721416944)

Sale of High Quality SEMIS Beans

Sale of Fresh Steak

Sale of Bananas

Sale of Chicks

Sale of Prime Broilers

Sale of Maize

Sale of Fresh Fish

Sale of Eggs

Sale of Vegetables

From the left, Prof. Jens Emborg, UoC, Prof. Vibeke Vindelov, UoC, Dr. Thuita Thenya, UoN-WMI, Prof. Njoroge Karanja, Chairman Friends of Karura Forest, Charles, Mwangi, Dr. J. Mutune, WMI-UoN, Dr. K. Kiemo, UoN-WMI, J. Kagombe, KEFRI, P. Thiongo and Prof. R.G. Wahome, UoN-WMI, Photo credit, Ms. Kong’ani

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies's STAKE team at Naivasha, OlKaria being briefed by Prof. Njoroge Karanja on the mediation process in Olkaria, Geothermal site. Mediation is one of the available methods for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) outside court process. Read More

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From the left Ms. Freya Von Negenborn, Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Director, WMI, Dr. Steffen Bauer, Ms. Thea Guettler and Dr. Jane M. Mutune, WMI after the research interview with Dr. Mutune

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies hosts Dr. Steffen Bauer, Ms. Freya Von Negenborn and Ms. Thea Guettler from German Development Institute (D.I.E). Ms. Thea and Freya are on a postgraduate training programme. They interviewed Dr. Jane Mutune, Lecturer, WMI, on aligning national climate policy and sustainable development in urban Kenya particularly on water and energy. The project is jointly implemented with the African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS). Dr. Bauer had earlier collaborated with the Institute during the 2016 Nairobi Earth System Governance conference.

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Wangari Maathai Institute postgraduate students at TakaTaka Solutions for experiential learning

The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies continues to exposure its postgraduate students to experiential learning just as Prof. Wangari Maathai hoped, “One aspect of a love of nature that we need to foster is experiential. Nature and in particular, the wild-feeds our spirit and a direct encounter with it is vital in helping us appreciate and care for it. For unless we see it, smell it, or touch it, we tend to forget it, our souls wither,’’ (Maathai, 2010- Replenishing the Earth). On February 10, 2017, TakaTaka Solutions provided yet another ideal platform for the students’ hands on experience on waste management. TakaTaka Solutions is a Nairobi-based waste collection and resource recycling business, whose mission is to provide affordable and environmentally friendly waste management services to all income areas.

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From the left, Dr. Mwangi, Ms. Kong’ani, WMI, Prof. Mutembei, Director, WMI, Dr. Kinoti, Dr. Muindi and Dr. Mutune, WMI.

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies holds a meeting with the local Launch and Grow program lead experts and briefs them about the program. Launch and Grow is women’s entrepreneurs’ mentorship program whose second phase is scheduled to be implemented by the institute in collaboration with Fundacion Mujeres Por Africa (FMxA). It consists of a mentorship process on three thematic areas including finance, growth and corporate governance organized for the 14 women entrepreneurs’ beneficiaries of the project that will be delivered via webinar sessions and local workshops.

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On the right, Prof. Henry Mutoro, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, University of Nairobi launches the aDMcea Hub. He is assisted by Prof. S. G. Kiama, Principal, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences

 The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies hosts the launch of Animal Disaster Management Consortium of East Africa (aDMcea) Hub. The hub which will be domiciled at the Wangari Maathai Institute will provide the necessary academic research and background knowledge to help government institutions and stakeholders in the emergency and disaster management in design and development of disaster resilient programmes. The consortium brings together University of Nairobi through the Wangari Maathai Institute & Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Mekelle University- Ethiopia, World Animal Protection and Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) who will work together to provide together academia to provide research based evidence to inform policy, implementation and challenges caused by disaster and climate change.

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