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

itionFrom the left, 1st row, Prof.  J. Mburu, Chairman, Dept. of Agric. Economics, Prof. G. Cheminingwa, Dean, FoA, Dr. C. Kunyanga, Dept of. FSN&T, Prof. S.G. Kiama, Principal, CAVS, Prof. J. Imungi, Dept. FSN&T, Prof. H. M. Mutembei, Director, WMI, Dr. B. Bugusu, Prudue University and Mr. A. Ngosi, AGRA group photo

The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies was honoured to host the Regional workshop for Food Security Center, University of Nairobi on “Youth  and Innovation Summit: Sustainable Solutions towards ZERO Hunger in Africa,”  on October 25 – 26, 2018. The summit was organized by the University of Nairobi as a strategic partner and sponsored through grants from DAAD under the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Germany in conjunction with the Food Security Centre of the University of Hohenheim in Germany. The theme of the summit was centered on Sustainable Development Goal No. 2; Sustainable solutions towards zero hunger in Africa and on Sustainable Development Goal 1: No poverty. The regional summit’s aim was to aggregate all innovations and technologies developed by young scientists with a focus on youth for agriculture in particular (#CoolAgriculture) that can be used to address food insecurity which will later be disseminated for up take by households and farmers, that’s according to Dr. Catherine Kunyanga, the Coordinator of the Summit. The summit speakers emphasized on the “Youth Power and Potential” in transforming agriculture in Africa through science, research and innovations. Read more

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NAIROBI, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Africa has become an epicenter of violent conflicts and forced migration thanks to frequent eruption of natural calamities linked to climate change, experts said on Friday at a pan-African climate forum underway in Nairobi. According to the experts, global warming that has escalated resource based conflicts in Africa bodes ill for the continent's quest to sustain economic growth, stability and cohesion.

Henry Mutembei, scholar with Nairobi-based Wangari Maathai Institute for peace and environmental studies, warned that the continent's stability is at stake as climate change-linked disasters fuel inter-communal skirmishes and forced migration of productive segment of the population. "The nexus between climate change and surge in conflicts, insecurity and migration in Africa is overwhelming thus placing a heavier responsibility on governments to address this phenomenon with urgency," said Mutembei. Read More

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Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Director WMI during the panelist discussions

The Wangari Maathai Institute was honoured to participate and contribute in the 7th Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-VII) held on October 10-12, 2018 at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi. The conference was organized by the African Climate Policy Centre in collaboration with the Pan-African Climate Justice Alliance, Think Renewables and the World Meteorological Organization. Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Director, Wangari Maathai Institute delivered his presentation on how migrations and mobility induced by climate change contribute to conflicts alongside other presenters.

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Launch and Grow Program Participants during the 1st Webinar Series at College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences Boardroom

The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies is honored to implement the 2nd phase of the Launch and Grow: The Kenyan Women’s Entrepreneurship Leadership Program in collaboration with Babson College and Fundacion Mujeres Por Africa (FMxA).  The 2nd Phase entails the three (3) webinar series which will be held together with the local workshops and the graduation ceremony for the participants who will have successfully completed the mentorship process.

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From the left, Dr. Mutune, WMI, Mrs Barasa, ICCA, Eric from PACJA, Prof. Mutembei, Director, WMI, Benson, Ph.D Student, WMI, Prof. Muthama, Deputy Director, WMI and Ms. Kong’ani, Ph.D Student, WMI during the 1st NCCG

Climate change is acknowledged as a crossing cutting issue with significant potential to impact on every aspect of life while undermining the ability to attain the Sustainable Development Goals. The governance of climate change is complex and hence calls for participation of all stakeholders from the local to the global scale. Towards this end, the 1st National Conference on Climate Governance organized by Pan Africa Climate Justice Alliance brought together 47 regional governments from the country’s counties, policy makers as well international stakeholders who engaged in the discussions on climate governance for the benefit of both the present and future generations. The conference was attended by the Wangari Maathai Institute Faculty led by Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Director, WMI and Prof. Nzioka J. Muthama, Deputy Director. The Institute looks forth to developing a framework for Participatory Climate Change Governance for National and County Governments.

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