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

The Wangari Maathai Institute STAKE team,  GBM, KEFRI, KFS and local participants group photo after the PFM course review and piloting in Njoro Township, Nakuru County

The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies through STAKE project conducted a successful two days Participatory Forest Management Course review and piloting on 12th and 13th September, 2016 in Njoro Township, Nakuru County. The programme was attended by participants from the Community Forest Associations, Kenya Forest Service and also the area Chief.  The course review and piloting was part of the process of developing full course on participatory forest management (PFM) being conducted  by the Wangari Maathai Institute in collaboration with the Green Belt Movement and the Kenya Forest Research Institute Read More

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Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Director, Wangari Maathai Institute, Faculty members and the 2016/2017 PhD and Masters Students during the orientation meeting.

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies held an orientation meeting for the 2016/2017 MSc. and PhD classes’ at the 8.4.4 Boardroom, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, University of Nairobi, Upper Kabete Campus on September 5, 2016. The students who were all from diverse educational disciplines were briefed about the Institute and the University regulations and consequently challenged to remain committed to their studies so they can be able complete in time.

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The Department of Agricultural Economics is looking for a part-time lecturer to assist in teaching Agricultural Extension, Sociology and Development, Community Development, and Social Change and Development at Bachelors level during the academic year 2016/2017, from September 2016 to August 2017.

Applicants must have at least a Masters degree in Agricultural Extension, Rural Sociology or related field from a recognized university. Those with experience of teaching at the university level will have an added advantage. 

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Prof. Henry Mutembei, Director, WMI, Prof. J. Kimenju, Dean FOA, Prof. D. Gakuya, FVM, Prof. W. Kabira, Director, African Women Studies Centre, UoN and China African Friendship Delegation

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies was honored to host the delegation from China Africa Friendship on August 30, 2016. In conjunction with the representatives from the African Women Studies Centre, Faculty of Agriculture and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, the meeting was held to discuss potential collaborative areas in agriculture, food security and environment/forestry. 

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Participants’ group photo after the TICAD –VI side event.

Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies participated in the recently concluded TICAD-VI Side-Event that was held on August 25, 2016 at the University of Nairobi. Under the theme dubbed, “Enhancing Resilience against Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa through Utilizing Indigenous and Local Knowledge,” the side event sought to share recent research findings and best practices to enhance resilience of SEPLS against climate, ecosystem and socio-economic changes, strengthen international networks for further research and capacity development to implement relevant goals and targets indicated in the SDGs and discuss future action plans to promote collaborative research, capacity development, and social implementation. The TICAD-VI side event was organized by the United Nations University, the University of Nairobi, the University of Tokyo, and Kenyatta University and was moderated by Prof. David N. Mungai, Deputy Director, Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies.

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