Ongoing Research Projects in Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences


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Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Enhancing The Quality Of Graduates Of Agriculture To Meet Tomorrows Food Security Challenge (prepare-bsc) 2013 2016 EUR 493,988.65 View Details
Urban Agriculture Research With Training Component LUND University 2013 2015 USD 83,000 View Details
Agreement On The Use Of Project Nir Machine And Hp Desktop Work Station International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) 2013 2015 View Details
Socioeconomic Impact Assessment Of East Coast Fever And East Coast Fever Control By Vaccination In High Potential Areas, Kenya 2013 2014 KSH. 926,325 View Details
Socioeconomic Impact Assessment Of East Coast Fever And East Coast Fever Control By Vaccination In High Potential Areas, Kenya Global Alliance for livestock Veterinary Medicines 2013 2014 KSH. 926,325 View Details
Transform Nutrition: Tackling The Neglected Crisis Of Under-nutrition DFID 2011 2017 £199, 721 View Details
Rain Water Harvesting For Enhanced Water, Food And Nutritional Security: The Case Of Kitui West Constituency, Kenya National Council for Science and Technology 2011 2014 Kshs. 8, 000, 000 View Details
Risk Factors For Human Colorectal Cancer In Kenya DAAD 2011 2014 Kshs. 422, 600 View Details
Enhancing Production, Value Addition And Marketing Of Indigenous Vegetables (cowpea, Spider Plant, Nightshades, Amaranth, Pumpkin), French Beans And Mushrooms Among Smallholder Farmers Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agribusiness Program (KAPAP) 2011 2014 Kshs. 3, 866, 463 View Details
Improving Incomes For Smallholder Farmers And Other Value Chain Actors Through Enhanced Productivity, Post Harvest Handling Technologies, Value Addition And Marketing Of Mango And Passion Fruit Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agribusiness Program (KAPAP) 2011 2014 Kshs. 825, 000 View Details

Faculty of Agriculture


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Centre Of Phytosanitary Excellence KEPHIS, CAB International, and International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC). 2008 2010 View Details
Processing And Value Addition Of Sunflower Oil Seeds For Enhanced Market Access And Revenue Generation By Farmers. Kenya Agricultural Productivity Project(KAPP)/University of Nairobi, Kenya Industrial Research,KARI/J.K Imungi(PI) 2007 2010 10,000 View Details
Potential Of School Feeding And School Farming Programmes On Nutrition Status Of School Children African Studies Centre, Netherlands/Dick Foeken (African Studies Center, Netherlands),Wjnand Klaver (International African Center), Sam Owuor (Department of Geography, UoN)Dr. Alice M Mwangi(PI) 2007 2008 24,428 View Details
Enhancing Livelihoods Of The Urban Youth Through Waste Re-use And Rainwater Harvesting For Vegetable Production At Kahawa Soweto Informal Settlement, Nairobi. IDRC,SOYIA,Youth Group at Kahawa Soweto-UH-CIP-FCI-TERRA NOVA-UoN/Prof. P. Karanja (PI) 2007 2008 25,714 View Details
An Analysis Of The Adaptive Capacity Of Rural Poor To Water Scarcity In Kenya United Nations Institute for Training and Research Prof Mwangombe(PI) 2007 70,000 View Details
Turning Environmental Burdens Into Livelihood Benefits: Building A Sustainable Neighbourhood Through Waste Recycling, Agro-enterprise And A Cohesive Community In Kampala, Uganda. IDRC,UH-CIP-KAMPALA CITY COUNCIL(KCC)-NARO-MAKERERE UNIVERSITY-MAFF-ENVIROMENT ALERT-ILRI-CIAT-UoN-IWMI/Prof. N. Karanja(PI) 2006 2009 1,028,571 View Details
Improving Competitiveness Of Snap Beans For Domestic And Export Market Uganda, Tanzania, & Rwanda/ASARECA/Prof. J.H. Nderitu (PI) 2006 2009 538,714 http://www.uonbi.ac.ke/projects/snapbean/
Combating Hiv/aids In Urban Communities Through Food And Nutrition Security: The Role Of Women Led Micro-livestock Enterprises And Horticultural Production In Nakuru Town. CGIAR CIDA-Linkage Programme,Ryerson and Toronto Universities,Canada-UH-CIP-UoN-ILRI-LOVE AND HOPE(NGO)/Prof. N. Karanja(PI) 2006 2008 192,857 View Details
Sustainable Productivity Of The Cassava Value Chain. KAPP/Cyrus Githunguri (KARI), Josiah M. Kinama (UoN), Onjolo S. Omolo (KEBS), John N. Mburu (NCPB),Phyllis Ngunjiri (KIRDI),Silas Ragwa (KARI) Dorcas M. Mkabili (Ministry of Agriculture/Prof. E.G Karuri(PI) 2006 2007 28,571 View Details
Use Of Stable Isotope Techniques IAEA/ Dr. Victor Owino (Great lakes University, Kenya) Dr. Jonathan Wells (Institute of Child Health, London),Prof. E.G. Karuri (University of Nairobi), Dr. Sazanne Filteau (Institute of Child Health, London),Prof. Andrew Tomkins (Institute of Child Health, London),Ms Christine Mwangi (KEMRI/Prof. M.W Okoth(PI) 2006 2007 20,000 View Details
Strengthening Agricultural And Environmental Capacities Through Distance Education CIAT and University of Florida/Dr. Kironchi Geoffrey (PI) 2006 2007 View Details
Efficacy Of Function Foods As A Source Of Micronutrients In Primary School Children In Kakamega District -- Land Lakes Funded Project (joshua Ashioya) 2006 View Details
An Evaluation Of A Community Based Growth-monitoring Programme In Matuga Division, Kwale District (ruth Musyoki) 2006 View Details
Food Consumption Patterns In Relation To Iron Deficiency Anaemia In Nyabururu Area, Kisii Central District (edel Orangi). 2006 View Details
A Food Consumption Pattern Study With Emphasis On Legumes In Kisii District, Suneka And Marani Division (louise Masese) 2006 View Details
Garisesecure European Community/ Prof Mbugua 2006 54,223 View Details
Development Of Soya-based High-protein Vitamin A-rich Flour As A Supplement In Porridge Of Young Children Dr. A. Mwangi(PI) 2006 View Details
Evaluation Of Hospital Based Child Growth Monitoring Programme In Machakos District. (musila En, Dr. A. Mwangi (PI) 2006 View Details
Making The Best Of Climate: Adapting Agriculture To Climate Variability Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA) Competitive Grant System (CGS) (FS-B), involving University of Nairobi (UoN) (Lead),IGAD Climate Prediction and ApplicationCenter(ICPAC)International Crops Research Institute for Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)Centre National de la Recherche Appliqu 2006 19,310 View Details
Developing Biotechnologies To Ameliorate Biotic And Abiotic Stresses In Sorghum (total Budget Bioearn(kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania) 2006 1,719 View Details
Agricultural Innovation In Dryland Africa (aida) EU (INCO),CIRAD,UON 2006 352,285 View Details
Capacity Building For Biosafety And Ecological Impact Assesment Of Transgend Plant In East Africa Danish institute/Chairman(PI) 2006 37,800 View Details
Enhanced Utilisation Of Nutrient Rich Beans For Improved Nutrition And Income CIAT/ Prof. P. M. Kimani(PI) 2006 48,908 View Details
Enhanced Competitivenes Of Shap Beans For Domestic & Export Markets Asareca/ Prof John Nderitu(PI) 2006 28,182 View Details
Gray Leaf Spot Disease Of Maize In Kenya Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2006 65,811 View Details
Proposal And Scientific Writing Workshops RAIN-ASARECA/ Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2006 View Details
Cattle And Small Ruminants Breeding And Production International Livestock Research institute/ Rose Nyikal(PI) 2006 5,552 View Details
Conservation Of Agriculture Technology IUCEA/ Ayub Cuati(PI) 2006 13,449 View Details
Enhanced Utilization Of Nutrient Rich Beans For Nutrition And Income. CIAT, CIDA, SDC, ACABEN/Chaiman Dept. of Plant Science & Crop Protection (PI) 2005 2008 114,470 View Details
Enhancing Competitiveness Of Beans For Domestic And Export Markets ASARECA/EU/CIAT, CIDA, SDC, ACABEN/Chairman(PI) 2005 2008 110,758 View Details
Participatory On-farm Identification, Dissemination And Maintenance Of Sweet-potato Varieties RUFORUM/CIP,PRPACE,M.W Mburu(PI) 2005 2007 54,000 View Details
Marker Assisted Breeding Of The Stay-green Trait Of Sorghum To Enhance Terminal Drought Tolerance In Eastern Africa- Asareca ASARECA/Dr. L. Ngugi(PI) 2005 2007 45,000 View Details
Fighting Striga; Deploying Genes For Resistance In Sorghum ASARECA (Kenya, Sudan, Eritrea)/Dr. Kahiu Ngugi(PI) 2005 2007 400,000 View Details
Conservation Tillage And Water Use Efficiency In Maize-cowpea Cropping Systems In Desert Margins Programme/KARI/Dr. Kironchi Geoffrey (PI) 2005 2007 View Details
A Collaborative Program On Strengthening Environmental And Agricultural Capacities Through Distance Education (seac-de) A Collaborative Program of University of Florida and CIAT in Partnership with University of Nairobi and Makerere University. It is a funded Pilot Project for Africa/Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2005 2005 12,000 View Details
Forum Strategic Planting Process FORUM/ Prof. Agnes (P.I) 2005 10,580 View Details
Maize Diseaese In Kenya Regional Universities/ Prof. Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2005 35,694 View Details
Marker Breeding Of The Stay-green Trait Of Sorghum To Enhance Terminal Drought Tolerance In Eastern Africa ASARECA/Levi S M Akundabweni & Dr. ECK Ngugi(PI) 2005 150,000 View Details
Gray Leaf Spot Of Maize In Kenya: Occurrence, Distribution, Pathogen Variability And Host Resistance. PROF. MWANGOMBE AGNES W.(PI) 2005 View Details
Likelihood Of Insect Pest Becoming Resistant To Insectcide Protein Rockefeller/Chairman, Dept. of Plant Science & Crop Protection/ Regina Tende(PI) 2005 8,706 View Details
Capacity Building For Faculty Of Agriculture Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2005 5,314 View Details
Partipation On Farms Identification Dissemination 7 Maintenance Of Potato Variaties Correrant To Virus Infection regional University forum/Dr Mary Mburu(PI) 2005 49,369 View Details
Intergrated Management Of Cassava Mosaic And Cassava Brown Streak Disease In Coastal Kenya Inter university Council/ Dr. Rose Njeru(PI) 2005 64,102 View Details
Staygreen Sorghum For Drought Resistance ASARECA/Biotech(PI Akundabweni, Ngugi) 2005 12,857 View Details
Scholaship 2002043 University Of Nairobi Research Ciranth Yacith Briquettes Conservation int foundation/ Dr. james kimani(PI) 2005 5,104 View Details
13. Effect Of Land Use Changes On Belowground Biodiversity And Soil Productivity In Embu And Kakamega Agro-ecosystems. Vicres, UoN-Methodist University Meru -Sahelian Research Institute and Sokoine University Morogoro ,Tanzania/Prof. N. Karanja (PI) 2004 2008 150,000 View Details
Processing For Materials And Environmental Applications IAEA/Christine Mwangi, (KEMRI),Dr. Kiragu (KETRI), Dr. J. Onyatta (Ncst),Dr. Maina (INS), Prof. E.G Karuri(PI) 2004 2007 100,000 View Details
Arresting The Scourge Of Striga Weed In Sorghum In Africa By Combining The Strengths Of Marker Assisted Breeding With Farmer Participatory Approaches Lead institute-ICRISAT, Partners: KARI, ARC Sudan, MALI , Eritrea Dr. Ariga(PI) 2004 2007 133,000 View Details
Intergrating The Gender Factor In Agriculture Research Asareca/ Elias obudho(PI) 2004 7,945 View Details
The Occurance Of Head Blight Of Wheat In Kenya And The Associated Fungi IFS/ Dr. James muthomi(PI) 2004 10,399 View Details
Sweet Potato Vines Disease In Coastal Kenya UNESCO/ Rose Njeru(PI) 2004 4,337 View Details
Legume Production In Machakos District Africa Institute for capacity development/Chairman,Dept. of Plant Science & Crop protection(PI) 2004 16,359 View Details
Natural Resource Management Londan University/ Joseph Karugia/Dr. Nyikal Rose Adhiambo (PI) 2003 17,966 View Details
Gender Differentiation On Small Farm ASARECA/Prof Willis K./ DR. NYIKAL ROSE ADHIAMBO (PI) 2003 14,865 View Details
Curriculum Development Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2003 22,533 View Details
Biofortification Project CIAT/ P. M. Kimani(PI) 2003 103,513 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Jane Ambuko 2003 9,097 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Muiru W. maina (PI) 2003 11,279 View Details
Crossbreeding Project ILRI/ Joseph Karugia/Dr. Nyikal Rose Adhiambo(PI) 2003 9,408 View Details
Africa Food Crisis ICRAF/ Joseph Karugia/Dr. Nyikal Rose Adhiambo(PI) 2003 477 View Details
Improving The Quality And Nutritional Status Of Gari Through The Use Of Starter Cultures And Fortification With Soya Beans, Palm Oil And Coconut Milk. EU/Prof. Dr. Willelm Honpzafel (Germany), Prof. Philippe Thornart (Belgium), Ms Tina Aaen (Den Mark, Ms Cristina Pinto (South Africa, Dr. M. Egonn Lety (Benin), Mr. Moses Mengu (Botswana/Prof. S.K Mbugua(PI) 2002 2007 200,000 View Details
12. Sustainable Management And Conservation Belowground Biodiversity Gef-unep (gf 2715-02) UoN-KARI-KEFRI-Museums of Kenya-USIU-Department of Remote Sensing 2002 2007 894,000 View Details
Garisecure Project No. 3 Ica4-2001-10133 From 2002-2006. (WAITRO), Denmark; Dr. m. egountety, University of /Benin, Benin; (3) Mrs. Cristina Pinto, BIOCHEMTEK, South Africa: (4) Prof. P. Thonart ULG, Belgium: 95) Prof .W. Holzapfel, BFE Germany and (6) Pr 2002 2006 800 View Details
Rural Markets, Natural Capital And Dynamic Poverty Traps In East Africa University of Nairobi, Cornell University in New York and the International Center for Research n Agro-forestry/Mr. Marenya Paswel Phiri(PI) 2002 View Details
Enhancing Cassava Utilization In Eastern & Southern Africa B EU 2002 1,028,571 View Details
Traditional Vegetables Ref 2001 Fs 135 Rockefeller/ Dr. Margaret J. Hutchison(PI) 2002 78,780 View Details
Development Programs Ref. 2002 Fs 142 ROCKFELLER/DR. NYIKAL ROSE ADHIAMBO (PI) 2002 8,464 View Details
Capacity Building Ref 2002 Fs 144 ROCKFELLER/ DR. NYIKAL ROSE ADHIAMBO(PI) 2002 98,408 View Details
Citrus Tissue Culture Project Rockefeller/ S. D. Obukosia(PI) 2001 2000 40,420 View Details
Extent Of Carrot Infection/ Mycotoxin Contamination In Maize Rockefeller/ Dr. E. Mutulu(PI) 2001 5,569 View Details
Aphid And Disease Management On Seed Potatoes (ref: 2001 Fs 097) Rockefeller/ Prof Florence Olubayo(PI) 2001 26,793 View Details
Bean Disease Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2001 48,727 View Details
Angular Leaf Spot In Beans Rockefeller/ isabel Nyokabi Wagara(PI) 2001 14,393 View Details
On Farm Rockefeller/ E. Obudho(PI) & D. Yobera 2001 1,036 View Details
Pegeon Pea Maize Intercropping Systems In Kenya Rockefeller/ Dr. Mary W. Mburu(PI) 2001 54,763 View Details
Uon Ipgri Workshop IPGRI/ Prof akundabweni(PI) 2001 21,532 View Details
African Leafy Vegetable IPGRI/ Prof akundabweni(PI) 2001 4,038 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Isabel Wagara 2001 3,381 View Details
Intergarted Pest Management Of Snap Beans Rockefeller/ Dr. John H. Nderitu(P.I) 2001 3,160 View Details
Improvement Of Drought Tolerance And Insect Resistance In Kenya Maize Using Biotechnologies KARI, ARC Sudan, MALI , Eritrea/ Dr. Kahiu Ngugi(PI) 2000 2004 157,142 View Details
Economic Competitiveness Of Alternative Soil Fertility Rockefeller/ Lidia Kimenye,Chairman Agriculture Economics(P.I) 2000 79,678 View Details
Growth, Development And Post-harvest Handling Of Several Flower And Traditional Vegetable Crops 2000 View Details
Maize And Sesame Rockefeller/ Prof. Ayieko P. O(PI) 2000 20,341 View Details
Identification Of Sweet Potato Viruses European Community/ Rose Njeru(PI) 2000 84,841 View Details
Collaborative Bean Research Project CIAT/ P. M. Kimani(PI) 2000 86,909 View Details
Omolo Ms Horticultural Program chairman, Dept. of Planct Science & Crop Protection(PI) 2000 25,525 View Details
Studies On Technology Adoption Maize Rockefeller/ Willis Oluoch K.(PI) 2000 12,373 View Details
Virmi Composting Rockefeller/ M. Kithome(PI) 1999 3,902 View Details
Adoption Of Crop Production Rockefeller/ Chairman, Plant Science & Crop Protection(PI) and Prestono Chitere 1999 38,136 View Details
Approaches Preventing Micro Neutrient. Thrasher research Fund/ Dr. Solomon(PI) 1999 4,465 View Details
Visiting Scientist/multiple Constraint Breeding ECABREN, USAID/Dr.Olubayo(PI) 1998 View Details
Rhizobium Ecolgy Network Rockefeller/ Dr. Karanja(PI) 1998 2,498 View Details
Nutrient Management Rockefeller/ Dr. Karanja(PI) 1998 412 View Details
Agricultural Research Management In Small Hold Highland Systems New Inclen Project Rockefeller/ Dr. Karanja(PI) 1998 39,940 View Details
Bio Earn Soughum Project Interuniversity Council/ Dr. K. Ngugi(PI) 1998 22,122 View Details
Biometry Curriculum Development In Faculty Of Agriculture Rockefeller/ Parinbanu Kurji(PI) 1998 22,533 View Details
Biometry Curriculum Development/ R.f. Foundation Rockefeller/ Prof. L.S.M. Akundabueni(PI) 1998 4,192 View Details
Surface Soil Loss & Erosion Rockefeller/ Dr. C.K Gachene (PI) 1998 7,591 View Details
Adoption Of Trees Rockefeller/ Dr. L. N. Kimenye(PI) 1998 260 View Details
Agrcultural Economist Symposium Rockefeller/ Prof. C. Akello Ogutu(PI) 1998 104 View Details
Development Of Tissue Culture Protocols For Ornamental Plants DR. HUTCHINSON M JESANG (P.I) 1997 View Details
Post-harvest Physiology Of Ornamental Crops -alstroemeria And Tuberose DR. HUTCHINSON M JESANG(PI) 1996 View Details
Banana & Sweat Potato Storage, Processing And Utilization In View Details
Incorporation Of Sorghum And Millet In Kenya Diets View Details
Post-harvest Storage And Processing Of Various Indigenous Fr View Details
Energy Use And Conservation In Food Processing View Details
Safety Of Household Formulated Complementary And Weaning Food View Details
Incidence And Sources Of Emerging Food-borne Microbial Patho View Details
Feasibility Study On Storability And Large Scale Storage And View Details
Removing Constrains On Small Scale Food Processing Enterprise View Details
High Mineral Beans Varieties, Orange-fleshed Sweet Potatoes View Details
Urban Agriculture And Kitchen Gardening In Food Security And View Details
Children Practices And Nutritional Status Of Children View Details
Indictors For Monitoring And Evaluating Food Security Progra View Details
Use Of Isotopes Techniques To Assess Nutritional Interventio View Details
Development Of Acceptable Kabalagala View Details
Phd Thesis Project (on-going): |development Of Acceptable Kabalagala( Ugandan Traditional Cassava Flour Based Pancake Using Sweetpotato Flour) Makerere University/Prof. S. Mbugua (PI) View Details
Advancing Capacity To Support Climate Change Adaptation (accca View Details
Nutritional Status, Knowledge, Attitude And Practices Of Trained Home-based Care PROF. KOGI MAKAU (PI) View Details
The Prevalence And Risk Factors Of Anaemia In Children Aged 6-59 Months View Details
Feeding Practices And Nutritional Status Of Children 6.-36 Months In Muslim PRF. KOGI MAKAU(PI) View Details
Gender In Childhood Care Among Maasai Children Aged 0-5 Years In Narok District, prof.Kogi Makau(PI) View Details
Nutritional Status Of Children Under Five Years Of Age In Bahirdar, Ethiopia: Prof. kogi Makau (PI) View Details
Development Of Post Harvest Technologies In Indigenous And Traditional Vegetables And Fruits. View Details
Carrying Out Research In The General Area Of Horticulture, Crop Production And Crop Physiology. View Details
A Collaborator In Potato Seed Project With Kari, Cip And Prappace Scientists To Develop Post Harvest Technologies Of Seed Potato Tubers. View Details
Screened Tested And Preserved Many Microbial Antagonists Effective Against Important Plant Pathogens. PROF. MUTITU EUNICE W.(P.I) View Details
Infections And Malnutrition Associated With Emerging Food Borne Microbial Hazards In Complementary-weaning Foods Formulated At Household Level In Kenya. Mr. Peter Lamuka (PI) View Details
Common Bean (phaseolus Vulgaris) Fertilizer Response Trials: Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details
Microbiological Safety Of Export Fish Products From Kenya: DR. LAMUKA PETER OBIMBO(PI) View Details
Pigeonpea (cajanus Cajan) N Contribution In Maize Based Intercrop: Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details
Development Of Community-based Sustainable Small-scale Traditional Food Crop Processing For Poverty Eradication In Kenya: A Case Study Of Bungoma District. DR. LAMUKA PETER OBIMBO (PI) View Details
Screening Sweetpotato Varieties Against Sweetpotato Virus Disease (spvd). Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details
Post Harvest Technology For Sweet Potatoes Rockefeller/ J. K. Mungi(PI) View Details
The Occurrence Of Head Blight Of Wheat In Kenya And The Associated Fungi. Funded by the International Foundation for Science (IFS)/DR. MUTHOMI JAMES W (P.I) View Details
Breeding And Improvement Of Maize Productivity In Semi-arid Areas. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE(P.I) View Details
Drought Stress And Physiology Of Nitrogen Use Efficiency Of Maize. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE (P.I) View Details
Seed Issues In Semi-arid Eastern Kenya; Problems And Solutions. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE(P.I) View Details
Value Addition In Maize E.g Quality Protein Maize. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE (P.I) View Details
Research On Mulberry Tree Variety Evaluation And Management For Silk Production Using Commercial Insects In Central Kenya. ICIPE and Ministry of Agriculture/Dr. Kinama J. Mwivandi(P.I) View Details
Agrometeorology And Crop Modeling In Relation To The Management Of Climatic Change In Agricultural Production Systems View Details
Combating Hiv/aids In Urban Communities Through Food And Nutrition Security: The Role Of Women Led Micro-livestock Enterprises And Horticultural Production In Nakuru Town. CGIAR CIDA-Linkage Programme,Ryerson and Toronto Universities,Canada-UH-CIP-UoN-ILRI-LOVE AND HOPE(NGO) 192,857 View Details
Legume Research Network Project Dr.J.G Mureithi Prof Gachene(PI) View Details
Root - Knot Rockefeller/ Prof. J. W. Kemenju(PI) View Details
Prebreeding Solanum Vegetables Germplasm Using The X-ray Energy Dispersive Fluorescence Analysis Atomic Agency/Akundabweni (PI) 8,000 View Details
Mosquito Repellant Plants Prof. Akundabweni(PI)/ IPGRI View Details
Agricultural Gender Integrated Reesearch In Variety Selection ASARECA OBUTHO (PI) View Details
An Investigation Of The Poverty-environmental Degradation Nexus View Details
Macroeconomic Policies And Informal Sector In Kenya Prof. Mbatia Oliver OLE (PI) View Details
Marketing Of Horticultural Products Prof. Mbatia Oliver OLE (PI) View Details
Economic Use Of Fertilizer Rockefeller/ Dr. Nyangito(PI) 8,706 View Details

Department of Agricultural Economics


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Valor – Valorizing African Agriculture In Kenya Partners in Kenya: Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) Partners outside Kenya: Danish Beekeeper´s Association (Denmark), University of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania), University of Ghana, Legon,(Ghana) University of Cape Coast (Ghana), and University of Copenhagen (Denmark) 2014 2018 Total funding (2014 – 2017): DKK.1,569,597 (USD. 262,455) View Details
Poverty Impacts Of Straddling Rural Income Diversification In Sub-saharan Africa.

Lund University and University of Nairobi collaborative project

2012 2013 Eighty six thousand dollars (USD$ 86,000) View Details
Food Price Trends And Policy Options For Enhancing Food Security In Eastern Africa

ESRF, EAGC, EDRI, EPRC, NUR, UoN RESAKSS

 

2012 2013 View Details
Drivers And Viability Of Global Gap Standards.

KARI, Ministry of Agriculture and FPEAK (Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya)

2010 2014 View Details
Pgis For Forest Conservation 2010 2013 View Details

Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Technology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Public Health Hazards And Associated Risk Factors Along The Camel Milk Production And Marketing Chain. 2012 2015 Ksh1,184,700/= View Details
Improving The Iron Status Of Young Children In The Lake Victoria Basin Region Using Porridge Flour Supplemented With Bovine Blood 2012 2015 Ksh.1,078,000/= View Details
Transform Nutrition: Tackling The Neglected Crisis Of Under-nutrition.

§  International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

§  Lead Partner (Dr. Stuart Gillespie)

§  Institute for Development Studies (IDS) (Dr. Lawrence)

§  Bangladesh (ICIDDR, B)

§  International Centre for Research on Diarrhea Disease(Dr. E. Shams)

§  Save the Children (SC) (Dr. Alex Rees)

    §  Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) (Dr. Shweta)

2011 2017 GBP (£) 199,721 View Details
Improving The Iron Status Of Children In The Lake Victoria Basin Region Using Porridge Flour Enriched With Bovine Blood.

·         Ms. Judy Mwende, SEUCO

·         Ms. Hannah Kamano-Kamau, Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute

2011 2014 Ksh.8,000,000/= View Details
Risk Factors For Human Colorectal Cancer In Kenya.

Prof. Leo Meile (ETH Zurich)

2011 2014 Kshs. 422,600/= View Details
Prevalence Of Low-birth Weights And Associated Factors In Narok District Hospital.

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Paul M. Migwi (MSc. Student)

OTHERS IN UON:                  Dr. A.M. Mwangi and Prof. S.K. Mbugua

2011 2012 (1) Ksh.110,000/= from Henna, (2) National Council for Science and Technology ) Ksh.175,000/= View Details
Improving The Iron Status Of Children In The Lake Victoria Basin Region Using Porridge Flour Enriched With Bovine Blood. 2011 2012 Ksh.250,000/= View Details
The Role Of African Indigenous Leafy Vegetables In Immune Boosting In A Laboratory Animal. 2011 2012 Kshs.250,000/= View Details
Risk Factors For Human Colorectal Cancer In Kenya 2011 2012 Kshs.250,000/= View Details
Level Of Acrylamide In Commercial Chips And Crisps And How It Is Influenced By Maturity, Storage And Processing Conditions In Kenyan Potatoes.

Dr. J.N. Kabira (KARI, Tigoni)

2011 2012 Kshs.250,000/= View Details
Production Of Oil Rich In Omega-3 Fatty Acids From Nile Perch Processing Waste 2011 2012 Ksh.1,000,000/= View Details
Novel Staple Food-based Strategies To Improve Micro-nutrient Status For Better Health And Development In Sub-saharan Africa (acronym – Instapa – Website Www.instapa.org)

§  Wageningen University – Netherlands (Dr. I. Brouwer

§  ETH Zurich – Switzerland (Prof. M. Zimmerman)

§  IRD – Montpellier, France (Dr. C. Monquet)

§  London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine – Britain (Prof. A. Pretice)

§  UNISA – Kwazulu Natal, South Africa (Dr. J. Kvalsvig)

§  University of Abomey – Calavi – Benin (Prof. J. Hounigan)

§  IRSAT – DTA – Oagadougou, Burkina Faso (Dr. A. Wereme)

§  IITA – IBADAN – Nigeria (Dr. B. Maziya – Dixon)

CIAT/CGIAR – Canada (Dr. E. Boy)

2008 2013 Euro 1.0 Million View Details
Processing And Value Addition Of Sunflower Oil Seeds For Enhanced Market Access And Revenue Generation By Farmers. Kenya Agricultural Productivity Project(KAPP)/University of Nairobi, Kenya Industrial Research,KARI/J.K Imungi(PI) 2007 2010 10,000 View Details
Potential Of School Feeding And School Farming Programmes On Nutrition Status Of School Children African Studies Centre, Netherlands/Dick Foeken (African Studies Center, Netherlands),Wjnand Klaver (International African Center), Sam Owuor (Department of Geography, UoN)Dr. Alice M Mwangi(PI) 2007 2008 24,428 View Details
Sustainable Productivity Of The Cassava Value Chain. KAPP/Cyrus Githunguri (KARI), Josiah M. Kinama (UoN), Onjolo S. Omolo (KEBS), John N. Mburu (NCPB),Phyllis Ngunjiri (KIRDI),Silas Ragwa (KARI) Dorcas M. Mkabili (Ministry of Agriculture/Prof. E.G Karuri(PI) 2006 2007 28,571 View Details
Use Of Stable Isotope Techniques IAEA/ Dr. Victor Owino (Great lakes University, Kenya) Dr. Jonathan Wells (Institute of Child Health, London),Prof. E.G. Karuri (University of Nairobi), Dr. Sazanne Filteau (Institute of Child Health, London),Prof. Andrew Tomkins (Institute of Child Health, London),Ms Christine Mwangi (KEMRI/Prof. M.W Okoth(PI) 2006 2007 20,000 View Details
Efficacy Of Function Foods As A Source Of Micronutrients In Primary School Children In Kakamega District -- Land Lakes Funded Project (joshua Ashioya) 2006 View Details
An Evaluation Of A Community Based Growth-monitoring Programme In Matuga Division, Kwale District (ruth Musyoki) 2006 View Details
Food Consumption Patterns In Relation To Iron Deficiency Anaemia In Nyabururu Area, Kisii Central District (edel Orangi). 2006 View Details
A Food Consumption Pattern Study With Emphasis On Legumes In Kisii District, Suneka And Marani Division (louise Masese) 2006 View Details
Garisesecure European Community/ Prof Mbugua 2006 54,223 View Details
Development Of Soya-based High-protein Vitamin A-rich Flour As A Supplement In Porridge Of Young Children Dr. A. Mwangi(PI) 2006 View Details
Evaluation Of Hospital Based Child Growth Monitoring Programme In Machakos District. (musila En, Dr. A. Mwangi (PI) 2006 View Details
Processing For Materials And Environmental Applications IAEA/Christine Mwangi, (KEMRI),Dr. Kiragu (KETRI), Dr. J. Onyatta (Ncst),Dr. Maina (INS), Prof. E.G Karuri(PI) 2004 2007 100,000 View Details
Improving The Quality And Nutritional Status Of Gari Through The Use Of Starter Cultures And Fortification With Soya Beans, Palm Oil And Coconut Milk. EU/Prof. Dr. Willelm Honpzafel (Germany), Prof. Philippe Thornart (Belgium), Ms Tina Aaen (Den Mark, Ms Cristina Pinto (South Africa, Dr. M. Egonn Lety (Benin), Mr. Moses Mengu (Botswana/Prof. S.K Mbugua(PI) 2002 2007 200,000 View Details
Garisecure Project No. 3 Ica4-2001-10133 From 2002-2006. (WAITRO), Denmark; Dr. m. egountety, University of /Benin, Benin; (3) Mrs. Cristina Pinto, BIOCHEMTEK, South Africa: (4) Prof. P. Thonart ULG, Belgium: 95) Prof .W. Holzapfel, BFE Germany and (6) Pr 2002 2006 800 View Details
Enhancing Cassava Utilization In Eastern & Southern Africa B EU 2002 1,028,571 View Details
Rain Water Harvesting For Enhanced Water, Food And Nutritional Security: The Case Of Kitui West Constituency, Kenya

·         Ms. Judy Mwende, SEUCO

·         Ms. Hannah Kamano-Kamau, Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute

2011 2014 Ksh.8,000,000/= View Details
Banana & Sweat Potato Storage, Processing And Utilization In View Details
Incorporation Of Sorghum And Millet In Kenya Diets View Details
Post-harvest Storage And Processing Of Various Indigenous Fr View Details
Energy Use And Conservation In Food Processing View Details
Safety Of Household Formulated Complementary And Weaning Food View Details
Incidence And Sources Of Emerging Food-borne Microbial Patho View Details
Feasibility Study On Storability And Large Scale Storage And View Details
Removing Constrains On Small Scale Food Processing Enterprise View Details
High Mineral Beans Varieties, Orange-fleshed Sweet Potatoes View Details
Urban Agriculture And Kitchen Gardening In Food Security And View Details
Children Practices And Nutritional Status Of Children View Details
Indictors For Monitoring And Evaluating Food Security Progra View Details
Use Of Isotopes Techniques To Assess Nutritional Interventio View Details
Development Of Acceptable Kabalagala View Details
Phd Thesis Project (on-going): |development Of Acceptable Kabalagala( Ugandan Traditional Cassava Flour Based Pancake Using Sweetpotato Flour) Makerere University/Prof. S. Mbugua (PI) View Details
Advancing Capacity To Support Climate Change Adaptation (accca View Details
Nutritional Status, Knowledge, Attitude And Practices Of Trained Home-based Care PROF. KOGI MAKAU (PI) View Details
The Prevalence And Risk Factors Of Anaemia In Children Aged 6-59 Months View Details
Feeding Practices And Nutritional Status Of Children 6.-36 Months In Muslim PRF. KOGI MAKAU(PI) View Details
Gender In Childhood Care Among Maasai Children Aged 0-5 Years In Narok District, prof.Kogi Makau(PI) View Details
Nutritional Status Of Children Under Five Years Of Age In Bahirdar, Ethiopia: Prof. kogi Makau (PI) View Details
Infections And Malnutrition Associated With Emerging Food Borne Microbial Hazards In Complementary-weaning Foods Formulated At Household Level In Kenya. Mr. Peter Lamuka (PI) View Details
Microbiological Safety Of Export Fish Products From Kenya: DR. LAMUKA PETER OBIMBO(PI) View Details
Development Of Community-based Sustainable Small-scale Traditional Food Crop Processing For Poverty Eradication In Kenya: A Case Study Of Bungoma District. DR. LAMUKA PETER OBIMBO (PI) View Details
Post Harvest Technology For Sweet Potatoes Rockefeller/ J. K. Mungi(PI) View Details

Department of Land Resource Management & Agricultural Technology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Strengthening Africa’s Strategic Agricultural Capacity For Impact On Development (sasacid): East And Central Africa Regional Agricultural Forum For Training (eca-raft)
  • Dr. Kironchi
  • The African Network for Agriculture,
  • Agroforestry and Natural Resources Education (ANAFE) Secretariat
  • Prof. James Kung’u, School of Environmental Sciences, Kenyatta University
  • Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi
2013 2014 USD49,218.75 View Details
Strengthening Africa’s Strategic Agricultural Capacity For Impact On Development (sasacid) Managing Risk And Uncertainty In Agriculture

Dr. Kironchi (PI)

The African Network for Agriculture

Agroforestry and Natural Resources Education (ANAFE) Secretariate

ANAFE member institutions in ECA-RAFT

2012 2014 USD100,000.00 View Details
Creating Wealth For Smallholder Farmers In Arid Areas Of Kenya: The Case Of Mukau (melia Volkensii)

KEFRI

WillPower Enterprise Development Limited

Cardino agrosystems

 

 

2008 2013 6,338,270.00 KES View Details
Air Pollution Studies In Nairobi NCST/Dr. E. Kituyi 2007 38,000 View Details
Developing Regional System For Sweet Potato Planting Materia Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof. Geoffrey Kamau (PI) 2005 16,661 View Details
Thermophil INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SCIENCE(IFS)PAUL SHIUNDU (PI) 1998 2,043 View Details
Increasing Immunity Resilience To Drought In Makueni Distric African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTs) UNEP View Details
Development Of A Treatment Technology For Water With High Fl AQUATECH Co. Nairobi View Details
Allelochemicals In Striga Suppression ICIPE View Details
Ethnomedicinal Plants For East Africa Ethnomedicinal plants for East Africa View Details
Structural Studies Of Biaryl Anthracerol Derivatives Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Wurzburg, Germany/ Prof. A. Yenesew/ Prof. J.O. Midiwo 15,000 View Details
Pesticide Accumulation And Degradation Profiles In Tropical International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) View Details
Metabolic Profiles Of Minerals In Grazing Livestock: Implic Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) View Details
Pesticides Research And Nutrient Flux Measurements In Coasta Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission An Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Ecosystem Health In Kenya KWS / Prof. I. Jumba 2,570 View Details
Anti-oxidant Flavonoids Medical College of Georgia, Augusta View Details
Monitoring Of Industrial Effluents And Efficiency Of Pre-tre Nairobi City Council/ Prof. G.N. Kamau / Mr. C.W. Mirikau 70,000 View Details
Chemical Pollution In Kenya Water Systems. A Case Study On National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) International Foundation for Science (IFS) View Details
Occupational Exposure To Industrial Emissions In Nairobi Princeton University / Dr. E. Kituyi 5,000 View Details
Structure Elucidation Of Nature Products From Kenya Southern Cross University Centre for Phytochemistry Australia / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 10,000 View Details
Establishment Of Trace Element Institute For Unesco UNESCO, France / Prof. S. Wandiga / Dr. F. Oduor 3,000 View Details
Reclamation Of Nairobi River Basin UNEP International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)/ Prof. S. Wandiga/ Dr. F. Oduor / Dr. D.K. Kariuki 27,000 View Details
Materials Science Research University of Connecticut USA View Details
Natural Products Research In Kenyan Plants University of Potsdam Germany / Prof. A. Yenesew / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 30,000 View Details
Polymer Science Research University of Stellenbosch, Institute of Polymer Science View Details
Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
The Walter Reed Project On Antimalarial Compounds From Afric US Army Medical Research Unit / Prof. J.O. Midiwo / Prof. A. Yenesew 20,000 View Details
The Role Of Industrial Ecology In Promoting Sustainable Production And Consumption In Developing Countries. View Details
Bioremediation Of Polluted Environments / Detoxification Of Environmental Pollutants. Prof. G. Kamau (PI) View Details
Biofuel Use And Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Biomass Burning In Kenya Max Planck Institute Germany Prof. S. Wandiga (PI), Dr. Kituyi (PI) View Details
Dissipation, Distribution, Metabolism And Uptake Of Pesticides In Tropical Ecosystems Including Sea Water, Sediments, Soils And Fish IAEA View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission And Progression Of Hiv/aids In Kenya KEMRI / Prof. I. Jumba 28,570 View Details
Scientific Research In Basic Sciences: Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
Assessment Of Impact And Adaptation To Climate Change START, TWAS, UNEP/GEF View Details
Increasing Community Resilience To Drought In Makueni District ACTS, UNEP View Details
The Analysis Of Chemical Pollution In Kenyan Water Systems NCST, IFSProf. S.O. Wandiga (PI) View Details
Ecosystem Helath In Kenya`s Wildlife Conservation Areas KW, Peoples Trus London View Details
Mineral Metabolic Profiles In Grazing Livestock In Kenya And Implications For Animal Health And Production KARI, Dean`s Committee UoN / Prof. I. Jumba 37,500 View Details
Alternative Energy Sources In Kenya: Case Studies On Coal Ministry of Energy View Details
Termites As A Source Of Atmospheric Pollution View Details
Environmental Science Technologies. Environmental Pollution Monitoring And Risk Assessment Prof. P. M. Shiundu (PI) View Details
New Water Treatment Technologies AQUATIC Co., Nairobi View Details

Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Development Of Integrated Management Methods For Banana Weevil In Central Province

KARI,National Council for Science and Technology

Principal invesitgators: Dr.  Shelminth Waruguru, Prof. J. Kimenju & D. Kilalo

2012 2014 Kshs. 2,000,000.00 View Details
Enhancing Production, Value Addition And Marketing Of Indigenous Vegetables (cowpea, Spider Plant, Nightshades, Amaranth, Pumpkin), French Beans And Mushrooms Among Smallholder Farmers In Kenya

 Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agribusiness Program (KAPAP)

Principal Investigators: Prof. A. W. Mwang’ombe,Dr. M. Hutchinson, Prof. J. Nderitu Mount Kenya University,

 

2011 2014 Kshs 3,866,463.00 View Details
Enhancing Kenya’s Food Security In The Face Of Climate Change Through Improved Potato Productivity

Collaborators: KARI -Tigoni

Principal Investigators:Dr. R. Nyankanga Dr. Charles Lungaho  ,Prof. S. Shibairo

 

2011 2014 Kshs 1,800,000.00 View Details
Occurrence And Evaluation Of Maize Germplasm To Common Rust Disease In Kenya

UoN Deans Committee grant

Principal investigator: Dr. W. Muiru

2011 2014 Kshs. 250,000.00 View Details
Enhancing Cassava Productivity, Value Addition And Market Access For Food And Feed And Nutritional Security: Empowering Women Farmers At The Kenyan Coast

Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)

Principal Investigators: Prof. A.W. Mwang’ombe, Dr. R. Mwinga, Prof N . Karanja, Prof S.K, Mbugua,,Dr. T. Munga, Prof. F. Olubayo, Dr. K. Ngugi

 

 

2011 2013 Kshs. 10,426,840 View Details
Multipurpose Legumes And Management Strategies For Reinvigorating And Maintaining The Health And Productivity Of Smallholder Mixed Farming Systems.

 Mcknight Foundation

Principal investigators:Dr. J. W. Muthomi, Dr. Ojiem, Prof. J. H. Nderitu, Dr. S. Mwonga

2011 2013 Kshs. 2,000,000.00 View Details
Conserve And Screen Premimium Value Indigenous Plant Biodiversity And Products On Small-holder Farming Systems Of Lake Basin In East Africa

RUFORUM

Principal investigators: Dr. Namutebi (makerere) and Prof. L. S. Akundabweni

 

2011 2013 US$. 30,000 View Details
Mechanisms For Multiplication And Distribution Of Disease Free Planting Material For Improved Passion Fruit Production

National Council for Science and Technology

Principal investigators: Dora C. Kilalo, Dr. M. Hutchinson, Mr. Kori Njuguna, Dr Esther Kimani, Mrs. Lucy Njenga, Mrs. Lydia Njuguna

2011 2013 Ksh. 2,000,000.00 View Details
Enhancing Sorghum Production, Processing And Marketing For Improved Small-holder Incomes And Livelihoods In Kenya

Kenya Agricultural Productivity and Agribusiness Project (KAPP)

Principal investigators:Dr. Erick Cheruiyot, Dr. E. Ngugi, Prof. G. Ouma, Mr. M. Kaibui, Dr. J. Mutysia, Dr. J. Mukhwana, Dr. I Agina, Dr. J. Mutunga, Mr. L. Maina

2011 2013 Kshs 1,663,667.00 in year one View Details
Value Added Bean Technologies For Enhancing Food Security, Nutrition, Income And Resilience To Cope With Climate Change And Variability Challenges In Eastern Africa.

Bioresources Innovation Network for Eastern Africa Development (Bio-Innovate).

Principal Investigators: Prof. P. M. Kimani/Mr. D. Karanja

2011 2013 US$ 82,900 in year one View Details
Screening Finger Millet Varieties For Adaptation To Drought Prone Ecological Regions Of Eastern Kenya As A Strategy To Combat Food Insecurity And Climate Change

KARI

2011 2013 US$ 59 930 View Details
Abundance, Genetic Diversity And Nodulation Efficiency Of Cowpea (vigna Unguiculata L.) Rhizobia In South Western Kenya Soils

National Council for Science and Technology

2011 2013 Kshs. 1,200,000.00 View Details
Enhancing Productivity Of Maize – Cowpea Intercropping Systems In Coastal Lowland Kenya Through Drought Resilent Varieties And Improved Water And Nutrient Management

National Council for Science and Technology

2011 2013 Kshs 800,000.00 View Details
Improving Incomes For Smallholder Farmers And Other Value Chain Actors Through Enhanced Productivity, Post Harvest Handling Technologies, Value Addition And Marketing Of Mango And Passion Fruit Products

KARI, Kenyatta University, Kamurugu/RIDA, KEFRI, Kamumo Products, JKUAT, KENFAP

2011 2012 Kshs. 825,000.00 View Details
Contribution Of Cleome Gynandra (cat’s Whiskers) To Food, Nutrition And Income For Rural Populations 2011 2012 Kshs. 250,000.00 View Details
Establishment Of Seed Enterprise Management Institute Project, To Facilitate Capacity Building And Support Quality Seed Production For Increased Food Security And Poverty Alleviation.

University of Nairobi, CIMMYT, AGRA and Iowa State University

2010 2013 US$ 4,508,686 Semis-Africa
Enhancing Productivity Of Drybean In The Face Of Climate Variability Through Drought Resilient Varieties.

KARI, Ministry of Agriculture

2010 2012 US$ 60,000 View Details
Enhancing The Postharvest Shelf Life Of Passion Fruits Grown Under Different Agro-ecological Conditions Through Application Of An Ethylene Inhibitor, 1-methylcyclpropene (1-mcp).

University of Nairobi and JKUAT 

2010 2012 US $ 9,400 View Details
Management Of The African White Rice Stem Borer, Maliarpha Separatella Ragonot (lepidoptera: Pyralidae) In Kenya 2010 2012 Kshs. 1,200,000.00 View Details
Role Of Hormonal Cross Talk And Signaling In The Postharvest Physiology Of Lisianthus Cut Flowers 2010 2012 Kshs. 1,200,000.00 View Details
Building Human And Institutional Capacity For Enhancing The Conservation And Use Of Neglected And Underutilized Species Of Crops In West Africa, And Eastern And Southern Africa

University of Nairobi, RUFORUM, IFS, Bioversity International, African Network for Agriculture, IRDCAM-(Benin), PGRRI (Ghana), University of Malawi

2009 2013 Euro 38,540.60 in year one View Details
Improving Tropical Legume Productivity For Marginal Environments In Sub-saharan Africa

University of Nairobi (CIAT, EAIR (Ethiopia), PABRA, Agric Research Council-Zimbabwe, CIAT-Malawi, Chitedze Agric Research Institute-Malawi

2009 2012 US$92,000 View Details
Strengthening Capacity For Marker Assisted Breeding For Common Bean In Eastern Africa

University of Nairobi, Makerere University

2009 2012 Kshs. 8,925,404.00 View Details
Amaranth Grain Production And Value Addition For Improved Livelihoods In The Lake Victoria Basin (lvb)

University of Nairobi, Makerere University Uganda, VEDCO

2008 2012 US$ 150,000 View Details
Centre Of Phytosanitary Excellence KEPHIS, CAB International, and International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC). 2008 2010 View Details
An Analysis Of The Adaptive Capacity Of Rural Poor To Water Scarcity In Kenya United Nations Institute for Training and Research Prof Mwangombe(PI) 2007 70,000 View Details
Improving Competitiveness Of Snap Beans For Domestic And Export Market Uganda, Tanzania, & Rwanda/ASARECA/Prof. J.H. Nderitu (PI) 2006 2009 538,714 Improving competitiveness of snap beans for domestic and export market
Developing Biotechnologies To Ameliorate Biotic And Abiotic Stresses In Sorghum (total Budget Bioearn(kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania) 2006 1,719 View Details
Agricultural Innovation In Dryland Africa (aida) EU (INCO),CIRAD,UON 2006 352,285 View Details
Capacity Building For Biosafety And Ecological Impact Assesment Of Transgend Plant In East Africa Danish institute/Chairman(PI) 2006 37,800 View Details
Enhanced Utilisation Of Nutrient Rich Beans For Improved Nutrition And Income CIAT/ Prof. P. M. Kimani(PI) 2006 48,908 View Details
Enhanced Competitivenes Of Shap Beans For Domestic & Export Markets Asareca/ Prof John Nderitu(PI) 2006 28,182 View Details
Gray Leaf Spot Disease Of Maize In Kenya Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2006 65,811 View Details
Proposal And Scientific Writing Workshops RAIN-ASARECA/ Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2006 View Details
Enhanced Utilization Of Nutrient Rich Beans For Nutrition And Income. CIAT, CIDA, SDC, ACABEN/Chaiman Dept. of Plant Science & Crop Protection (PI) 2005 2008 114,470 View Details
Enhancing Competitiveness Of Beans For Domestic And Export Markets ASARECA/EU/CIAT, CIDA, SDC, ACABEN/Chairman(PI) 2005 2008 110,758 View Details
Participatory On-farm Identification, Dissemination And Maintenance Of Sweet-potato Varieties RUFORUM/CIP,PRPACE,M.W Mburu(PI) 2005 2007 54,000 View Details
Marker Assisted Breeding Of The Stay-green Trait Of Sorghum To Enhance Terminal Drought Tolerance In Eastern Africa- Asareca ASARECA/Dr. L. Ngugi(PI) 2005 2007 45,000 View Details
Fighting Striga; Deploying Genes For Resistance In Sorghum ASARECA (Kenya, Sudan, Eritrea)/Dr. Kahiu Ngugi(PI) 2005 2007 400,000 View Details
A Collaborative Program On Strengthening Environmental And Agricultural Capacities Through Distance Education (seac-de) A Collaborative Program of University of Florida and CIAT in Partnership with University of Nairobi and Makerere University. It is a funded Pilot Project for Africa/Prof. Mwangombe (PI) 2005 2005 12,000 View Details
Likelihood Of Insect Pest Becoming Resistant To Insectcide Protein Rockefeller/Chairman, Dept. of Plant Science & Crop Protection/ Regina Tende(PI) 2005 8,706 View Details
Capacity Building For Faculty Of Agriculture Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2005 5,314 View Details
Partipation On Farms Identification Dissemination 7 Maintenance Of Potato Variaties Correrant To Virus Infection regional University forum/Dr Mary Mburu(PI) 2005 49,369 View Details
Intergrated Management Of Cassava Mosaic And Cassava Brown Streak Disease In Coastal Kenya Inter university Council/ Dr. Rose Njeru(PI) 2005 64,102 View Details
Staygreen Sorghum For Drought Resistance ASARECA/Biotech(PI Akundabweni, Ngugi) 2005 12,857 View Details
Marker Breeding Of The Stay-green Trait Of Sorghum To Enhance Terminal Drought Tolerance In Eastern Africa ASARECA/Levi S M Akundabweni & Dr. ECK Ngugi(PI) 2005 150,000 View Details
Gray Leaf Spot Of Maize In Kenya: Occurrence, Distribution, Pathogen Variability And Host Resistance. PROF. MWANGOMBE AGNES W.(PI) 2005 View Details
Arresting The Scourge Of Striga Weed In Sorghum In Africa By Combining The Strengths Of Marker Assisted Breeding With Farmer Participatory Approaches Lead institute-ICRISAT, Partners: KARI, ARC Sudan, MALI , Eritrea Dr. Ariga(PI) 2004 2007 133,000 View Details
Intergrating The Gender Factor In Agriculture Research Asareca/ Elias obudho(PI) 2004 7,945 View Details
The Occurance Of Head Blight Of Wheat In Kenya And The Associated Fungi IFS/ Dr. James muthomi(PI) 2004 10,399 View Details
Sweet Potato Vines Disease In Coastal Kenya UNESCO/ Rose Njeru(PI) 2004 4,337 View Details
Legume Production In Machakos District Africa Institute for capacity development/Chairman,Dept. of Plant Science & Crop protection(PI) 2004 16,359 View Details
Curriculum Development Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2003 22,533 View Details
Biofortification Project CIAT/ P. M. Kimani(PI) 2003 103,513 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Jane Ambuko 2003 9,097 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Muiru W. maina (PI) 2003 11,279 View Details
Traditional Vegetables Ref 2001 Fs 135 Rockefeller/ Dr. Margaret J. Hutchison(PI) 2002 78,780 View Details
Citrus Tissue Culture Project Rockefeller/ S. D. Obukosia(PI) 2001 2000 40,420 View Details
Extent Of Carrot Infection/ Mycotoxin Contamination In Maize Rockefeller/ Dr. E. Mutulu(PI) 2001 5,569 View Details
Aphid And Disease Management On Seed Potatoes (ref: 2001 Fs 097) Rockefeller/ Prof Florence Olubayo(PI) 2001 26,793 View Details
Bean Disease Rockefeller/ Prof Agnes Mwangombe(PI) 2001 48,727 View Details
Angular Leaf Spot In Beans Rockefeller/ isabel Nyokabi Wagara(PI) 2001 14,393 View Details
On Farm Rockefeller/ E. Obudho(PI) & D. Yobera 2001 1,036 View Details
Pegeon Pea Maize Intercropping Systems In Kenya Rockefeller/ Dr. Mary W. Mburu(PI) 2001 54,763 View Details
Uon Ipgri Workshop IPGRI/ Prof akundabweni(PI) 2001 21,532 View Details
African Leafy Vegetable IPGRI/ Prof akundabweni(PI) 2001 4,038 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/Isabel Wagara 2001 3,381 View Details
Intergarted Pest Management Of Snap Beans Rockefeller/ Dr. John H. Nderitu(P.I) 2001 3,160 View Details
Improvement Of Drought Tolerance And Insect Resistance In Kenya Maize Using Biotechnologies KARI, ARC Sudan, MALI , Eritrea/ Dr. Kahiu Ngugi(PI) 2000 2004 157,142 View Details
Growth, Development And Post-harvest Handling Of Several Flower And Traditional Vegetable Crops 2000 View Details
Maize And Sesame Rockefeller/ Prof. Ayieko P. O(PI) 2000 20,341 View Details
Identification Of Sweet Potato Viruses European Community/ Rose Njeru(PI) 2000 84,841 View Details
Collaborative Bean Research Project CIAT/ P. M. Kimani(PI) 2000 86,909 View Details
Omolo Ms Horticultural Program chairman, Dept. of Planct Science & Crop Protection(PI) 2000 25,525 View Details
Adoption Of Crop Production Rockefeller/ Chairman, Plant Science & Crop Protection(PI) and Prestono Chitere 1999 38,136 View Details
Approaches Preventing Micro Neutrient. Thrasher research Fund/ Dr. Solomon(PI) 1999 4,465 View Details
Biometry Curriculum Development In Faculty Of Agriculture Rockefeller/ Parinbanu Kurji(PI) 1998 22,533 View Details
Biometry Curriculum Development/ R.f. Foundation Rockefeller/ Prof. L.S.M. Akundabueni(PI) 1998 4,192 View Details
Surface Soil Loss & Erosion Rockefeller/ Dr. C.K Gachene (PI) 1998 7,591 View Details
Visiting Scientist/multiple Constraint Breeding ECABREN, USAID/Dr.Olubayo(PI) 1998 View Details
Development Of Tissue Culture Protocols For Ornamental Plants DR. HUTCHINSON M JESANG (P.I) 1997 View Details
Post-harvest Physiology Of Ornamental Crops -alstroemeria And Tuberose DR. HUTCHINSON M JESANG(PI) 1996 View Details
The Occurrence Of Head Blight Of Wheat In Kenya And The Associated Fungi. Funded by the International Foundation for Science (IFS)/DR. MUTHOMI JAMES W (P.I) View Details
Breeding And Improvement Of Maize Productivity In Semi-arid Areas. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE(P.I) View Details
Drought Stress And Physiology Of Nitrogen Use Efficiency Of Maize. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE (P.I) View Details
Seed Issues In Semi-arid Eastern Kenya; Problems And Solutions. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE(P.I) View Details
Value Addition In Maize E.g Quality Protein Maize. DR. NJOROGE KIARIE (P.I) View Details
Research On Mulberry Tree Variety Evaluation And Management For Silk Production Using Commercial Insects In Central Kenya. ICIPE and Ministry of Agriculture/Dr. Kinama J. Mwivandi(P.I) View Details
Agrometeorology And Crop Modeling In Relation To The Management Of Climatic Change In Agricultural Production Systems View Details
Root - Knot Rockefeller/ Prof. J. W. Kemenju(PI) View Details
Prebreeding Solanum Vegetables Germplasm Using The X-ray Energy Dispersive Fluorescence Analysis Atomic Agency/Akundabweni (PI) 8,000 View Details
Mosquito Repellant Plants Prof. Akundabweni(PI)/ IPGRI View Details
Agricultural Gender Integrated Reesearch In Variety Selection ASARECA OBUTHO (PI) View Details
Development Of Post Harvest Technologies In Indigenous And Traditional Vegetables And Fruits. View Details
Carrying Out Research In The General Area Of Horticulture, Crop Production And Crop Physiology. View Details
A Collaborator In Potato Seed Project With Kari, Cip And Prappace Scientists To Develop Post Harvest Technologies Of Seed Potato Tubers. View Details
Screened Tested And Preserved Many Microbial Antagonists Effective Against Important Plant Pathogens. PROF. MUTITU EUNICE W.(P.I) View Details
Common Bean (phaseolus Vulgaris) Fertilizer Response Trials: Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details
Pigeonpea (cajanus Cajan) N Contribution In Maize Based Intercrop: Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details
Screening Sweetpotato Varieties Against Sweetpotato Virus Disease (spvd). Dr. Mburu Mary Wambui K (PI) View Details

The Center for Sustainable Dryland Ecosystems and Societies


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Integrating Local Communities Into The Management Of Human-wildlife Conflicts

Sponsor:  USAID-HED

Proposal by:

Dr. Moses M. Nyangito - UoN

Dr. Cecilia M. Onyango - UoN

Ms. Judith Mbau - UoN

Dr. Stacy Lynn -CSU

 

2013 2013 View Details
A Multi-stakeholder Study To Enhance The Control Of Livestock Diseases That Limit Production And Access To Markets In Marsabit County, Kenya

Sponsor: USAID - HED

Prof. Peter Gathumbi - UoN

Dr. Isaac Mulei - UoN

Dr. Michael Coughenour - CSU

2013 2013 View Details
Participatory Action Research: Mapping Local Communities In Dryland Ecosystems And Societies

Sponsor:  USAID-HED

Prof. Wambui Kogi-Makau - UoN

Prof. Kathy Galvin - CSU

Prof. Octavian N. Gakuru - UoN

2013 2013 View Details
Stories Lived And Told: Recapturing Generational Exchanges Of Environmental Traditions In Northern Kenya

Sponsor:USAID-HED

Brett Bruyere, PhD, Colorado State University;

Moywaywa Nyangito, PhD, University of Nairobi;

Siva Sundaresan, PhD, Mpala Research Centre and

Denver Zoological Society

2013 2013 View Details
Quantifying Lost Livelihoods By Defining Risk Thresholds Of Productive Assets Among Urban-proximate Pastoral Communities In Southern Kenya

Sponsor: USAID-HED

Proposal By:

Dr. Laban MacOpiyo - UoN

Dr. Oliver V. Wasonga - UoN

Dr. Randall Boone  -CSU

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The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Wpower: Promoting Women's Critical Role In Clean Energy Solutions To Climate Change

US State Department

2013 2016 View Details
Stabilizing Kenya By Solving Forest Related Conflicts (stake)

Wangari Maathai Instititute for Peace and Enviromental Studies

Prof.  R.G. Wahome

Dr Thuita Thenya

Prof. A. Mumma

Prof. S. G. Kiama

 

Green Belt Movement

Ms. Aisha Karanja, Executive Director

 

Kenya Forestry Research Institute

Mr J. Kagombe

 

University of Copenhagen

Prof Vibeke Vindelov

Prof J. Emborg

Prof J. Lund

Prof I Nathan

2012 2015 Danida
Stabilizing Kenya By Solving Forest Related Conflicts (stake)

Wangari Maathai Instititute for Peace and Enviromental Studies

Prof.  R.G. Wahome

Dr Thuita Thenya

Prof. A. Mumma

Prof. S. G. Kiama

 

Green Belt Movement

Ms. Aisha Karanja, Executive Director

 

Kenya Forestry Research Institute

Mr J. Kagombe

 

University of Copenhagen

Prof Vibeke Vindelov

Prof J. Emborg

Prof J. Lund

Prof I Nathan

2012 2015 University of Copenhagen
Stabilizing Kenya By Solving Forest Related Conflicts (stake)

DANIDA

2012 2015 View Details
Interdisciplinary Land Use And Natural Resource Management (sluse)

 

 

2012 View Details
African Natural Products Research Network (rise-afnnet)

RISE-SIG

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Spatio-temporal Predictive Modelling Of Rift Valley Fever In Response To Climate Change In Garissa, Kenya

Colorado State University

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Faculty of Veterinary Medicine


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Commercialization Of Medicinal And Aromatic Plants In Kenya, E-learning Curriculum Development, Ostrict Farming Research. KAPP Project/ KAPP Project/Prof. T. Mukiama 2007 2010 110,000 View Details
Trends In Livestock Production Systems And Their Impact On Environment And Livelihoods In The Lake Victoria Basin VICRES/Dr. P. Mbaabu (PI) 2007 2010 150,000 View Details
Evolutionary And Functional Neruoanatomy Of Genetic Variations In Hippocampal Mossy Fibre Projection And The Role Of Aduct Neurogenesis In Free-living Population Of Small Animal FBRO/Dr. C.W Gatome(PI) 2007 10,722 View Details
Improving Livestock Production - Project 3(fs-b) Socio Economic Survey And Characterization Of Selected Indigenous Cattle Of Eastern And Central Africa ASARECA/Prof. R.O Mosi(PI) 2006 2008 41,142 View Details
Identification And Management Of Risk Factors Associated With Pre-weaning Mortality And Mastitis In Goats In Peri-areas Of Kenya HELB/ Dr. C.O.Bwanga, Chairman (PI) 2006 2007 320,580 View Details
Comparative Toxicity Of Solanum Incanum In Sheep And Goats Dr. Thaiya, A.G.(PI), Nyaga, P.N. and Maribei, J.M.M 2006 2006 10,000 View Details
The Prevalence Of Human Brucellosis Among Patients Attending Health Facilities In Nairobi With Special Emphasis In Kibera DFID-LPP/ Dr.J.K.Wabacha, Chairman (PI) 2006 2006 28,571 View Details
Aflatoxins In Animal Feeds And Milk IDRC/Prof. E. K. Kangethe,Chairman(PI) 2006 25,714 View Details
Health Risk Of Cryptosporidiosis In Urban Farming With Reference To Dagoreti IDRC/Prof.E.K.Kangethe,Chairman(PI) 2006 257,143 View Details
Research & Validation Of Ethnoveterinary Remedies For Ectoparasites & Endoparasites Of Livestock In Kenya Commission for Higher Education 2006 42,784 View Details
Research & Validation Of Ethnoveterinary Remedies For Ectoparasites Of Livestock In Kenya Commission for Higher Education/Dr.J.M.Mbaria, Chairman (PI) 2006 42,784 View Details
Strengthening Food Security In Rural Communities Through Production Of Cross Breed Chicken AICAD/ Dr.W.O.Ogara (PI) 2006 1,300 View Details
Investigation Of The Genes Responsible For Enterotoxigenicity Of B. Cereus And Development Of Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Strains IFS/Dr.J.N.Ombui,Chairman (PI) 2006 9,800 View Details
Understanding Of Poverty Traps & Simulation Of Potential Beneficiaries Intervations IDRC/J.T KARUGIA, Chairman Dept. of Public Health, Pharmacology & Toxicology 2006 13,914 View Details
Health Risks Analysis IDRC/Prof. E.K Kangethe(PI) 2006 193,967 View Details
Investigation Of The Genes Responsible For Enterotoxigenicity Of B. Cereus And Development Of Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Strains IFS/ Dr.J.N.Ombui,Chairman (PI) 2006 9,800 View Details
Aflation In Milk Animal Feeds In Urburn Smallholder Dairy Production IDRC/Prof. E.K Kangethe(PI) 2006 23,373 View Details
Roles Of Estrogen In Epididymal Functions.- Sponsored By Giessen University Prof. Bernd Hoffmann 2006 10 View Details
Improving The Health And Productivity Of Rural Poultry In Africa (ihepruca) DANIDA/Prof. Philip N. Nyaga(PI) 2006 85,714 View Details
Msc Research Sura A. Singh, Mbugua, S.W., Mande, J.D., Mbuthia, P.G 2005 2007 View Details
Pilot Study On The Influence Of Lifestyle Factors On The Incidence Of Breast Cancer In Kenyan Women. NIH/Dr. J.A.Oduma (PI) 2005 2007 14,600 View Details
Urban Smallholder Dairy Project IDRC/prof. Kangethe(PI) 2005 65,479 View Details
Digital Characteristics Of Laminitis & Associated Claw Lesions In Cattle In Nairobi And Its Environs Under Various Management Systems DAAD/Deans committee/Dr. Nguhiu(PI) 2005 2,777 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/ Deans committee/Dr. Nguhiu-Mwangi (PI), P.M.F. Mbithi, J.K. Wabacha 2004 2008 3,888 View Details
An Ecosystem Approach To Human Health 2004 View Details
An Analysis Of Community Health Risks In Relation To Zoonoses From Livestock Keeping In A Slum Setting In Nairobi. Funded By Natural-resources International National Resources International/ Prof.Njenga Munene (P.I) 2004 19,365 View Details
Comparative Aspects Of Female Reproductive Organs, Comparative Placentation And Fetal Membrane Structure In Mammalian Phylogenetic Or Taxonomic Reconstruction Prof. D.Oduor Okello 2004 2,550 View Details
E-learning Consortium of East African Universities and Tufts University/P. Mbaabu (PI) 2004 12,000 View Details
Assessment Of Rice Based Feedstuffs For Poultry Production In Mwea Division-kirinyaga District, Kenya AICAD/Dr. J.G Maina/Dr. L.W Kabuage(PI) 2003 2007 28,571 View Details
Intergrating Fish Culture Into Rice And Livestock Farming At The Mwea Irrigation Scheme In Krinyaga District AICAD/Dr. J.G Maina/Dr. L.W Kabuage(PI) 2003 2007 20,571 View Details
Programming Of Microspheres For Gene Transfer To Human Dendritic Cells Dr. S.G Kiama/Dr. don Dreher(PI) 2000 83,802 View Details
Study Of The Management Status Of Kenya Poultry Farms, Relating It To The Level Of Production And Disease Occurrence Prof.Bebora (P.I) 1998 1998 View Details
Small Holder Dairy Farms Feed Packages And Strategies View Details
The Development Of A Corynebacterium Pseudotuberculosis Cells Vaccine View Details
Impact Of Napier Smut On Small Holder Dairying, Identification Of Smut Resistant Varieties And Of Most Appropriate Delivery Pathways Dr.Wahome (P.I) View Details
Analysis Of Small Holder Dairy Production Systems In Western Kenya Dr.Wahome (P.I) View Details
Evaluation Of Tithonia (tithonia Diversiflora) And Muthatha (sapium Elipticum) As Source Of Fodder For Ruminant Animals View Details
Evaluation Of Em In Improving Stover Feeding Quality View Details
National Feed Resource Mapping And Database Development. Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Development And Promotion Of Home Made Ration Formulation For Optimal Dairy Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Collaborating With National Animal Husbandry Research Station National Animal Husbandry Research Station (Naivasha), KARI View Details
Osteorthritis Of The Hip-joint Of German Shepherd Dogs Dr.Mande(P.I) View Details
Improved Diagnosis Of Echinochoccosis View Details
Pig Health And Production View Details
Ethnoveterinary Medicine View Details
Veterinary Anaesthesiology View Details
Gastrointestinal Parasites Of Wildlife Animals View Details
Extension Information Flow To Livestock Farmers View Details
Development Of Pilot Geographical Information System (gis) F View Details
On Farm Study Of Factors Influencing Pig Health Productivity And Wastage In Smallholder Farms In Kiambu District Funded by Agricultural Research Fund (ARF) co-investigator with Dr. James, K. Wabacha, Prof.Maribe(P.I) View Details
Working On A Research Project On The Causes Of And Possible Strategies For The Improvement Of Poor Camel Reproductive Efficiency In Kenya Ministry of livestock and Fisheries development and the ADB. View Details
Clinical Veterinary Medicine View Details
Orthopeadic Surgery, Wounding And Traumatology With Special Interest In Lameness, Joint Surgery And Athritides. View Details
Thermostress And Anaesthesia In Animals. Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Delivery Of Veterinary Services In Kenya Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Anaesthetic Protocols For Different Animal Species Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Animal Welfare Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Helminths As A Limiting Factor Of Pig Production In Small Scale Pig Farms In Kiambu District, Kenya. Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
The Economic Impact Of Retained Foetal Membranes In Small Holder Dairy Herds In Kiambu District, Kenya Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
A Study Of The Effects Of Lameness On Fertility And Milk Production In Small Holder Dairy Farms In Peri-urban Areas In Kenya Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
Clinical And Laboratory Findings In Dogs And Cat In Nairobi Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
Domestic Dogs As Sentinels For Emerging Human Diseases In Rural And Urban Communities In Kenya. Funded By Cdc. Prof.Njenga Munene (P.I) View Details
Anoestrus And General Fertility Problems In Beef And Dairy Cattle Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Ultrasonography In Animal Reproductive Physiology With Particular Reference To Scrotal Sonography And Uterine Sonography In Ruminants, Small Animals And The Equine Species Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Infertility Of Infectious Nature In The Ruminant Species, Particularly That Due To C. Fetus And T. Foetus In Beef And Dairy Cattle Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
The Spermiogram Of The Male Of The Domestic Ruminants And Dogs Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
The Management Organizational Design, Problems And Solutions To Field Artificial Insemination Programmes Under The African Environment Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Animal Health Service Delivery Systems For Asals In Kenya View Details
Application Of Knowledge-based Systems In Decision Support To Improve Reproductive Performance And Consequently Productivity In Small-holder Dairy Farms In Kenya, Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Constraints To The Optimization Of Reproductive Performance In The Donkey Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Periparturient Conditions Affecting Small Holder Dairy Herds In Kenya Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Reproductive Tract Score Postpartum For Prediction Of Future Fertility In Dairy Cows Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Effect Of The Various Feeding Practices On Reproductive Performance Of The Pig Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Enhancement Of Reproductivity And Hence Productivity Of The Camel Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Developing Diagnostic Imaging And Orthopedic Surgery Of Companion Animals Dr.Mande (P.I) View Details
A Study Of Camel Calf & Productivity In Marsabit & Laikipiadistricts Of Kenya MOLD&F/Dr. Kirui(PI) 42,856 View Details
Phd Project Dr. Kitaa, J(PI) 2,857 View Details
Reproductive Physiology And Anatomy View Details
Avian Respiration And Morphology View Details
Game Bird Farming View Details
Pain Physiology And Neuropharmacology View Details
Medicinal Plant Physiology And Pharmacology View Details
Molecular Wildlife Forensic Research Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Infectious Abortion And Its Associated Risk Factors In Dairy Cattle Farms In Nakuru District, Kenya View Details
Avocado Oil Extraction And Seedcake Processing Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Investigations On The Structure And Functions Of The Ostrich (struthio Camelus) Colon And Cloaca. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Studies On The Effects Of Experimentally Induced Besnoitiosis On Testicular Thermoregulation In The Goat. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Structural-functional Relationships In Vertebrate Kidneys And In Avian Hindguts Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Self Sponsored Experiments On Innovative Methods For Establishing And Propagating A Castor Bean (ricinus Communis) Plantation In The Arid And Semi-arid Lands (asal) Of Kenya. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Male Reproductive System View Details
A Higher Education Technology Network For Kenya; Program Development In Public And Ecosystem Health Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Ethnoveterinary And Ethnomedicine: Biological Activity Screening Of Medicinal Plants; Safety And Efficacy Of Traditional Medicines. Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Game Birds Farming: Domestication Of Guinea Fowls And Investigation Of The Causes Of Poor Reproductive Performance And Chick Mortality In Farmed Ostriches. Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Prevalence, Economics And Control Of Bovine Fascioliasis In Kenya. World Bank/ KARI/ARF grant. View Details
Prevalence, Economics And Control Of Bovine Fascioliasis In Kenya World Bank/ KARI/ARF grant View Details
Cause Of Calf Mortality Among Masai Pastoralists In Kilosa District,tanzania View Details
Antimicrobial Use Data Surveillance In Food Animals And Human View Details
Phenotype And Genetic Characterisation Of Antimicrobial Resistance Among Zoonotic Bacteria In Kenya WHO View Details
Microbial And Chemical Risk Analysis In Food View Details
Nutritional Pharmacology Of Trace Elements Of Livestock In Feedstuffs CEVA View Details
Study Of The Epidemiology And Human Health Risks Of Porcine Cysticercosis In Teso District, Western Kenya View Details
Prevalence Of Escherichia Coli O157:h7 In Dairy Cattle In Smallholder Dairy Farming And Non-dairy Farming Households And The Associated Human Health Risks In Dagorret, Nairobi Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
Investigation Of The Effect Of Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
Evaluation Of Economic Efficiency Of Tick Control Practices Among Smallholder Dairy Farmers In Kenya Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
Comparative Morphometric Study Of The Mammalian Cerebellum In Different Animal Species. Dr.Mwangi D.K (P.I) View Details
Testicualr And Epidydimal Response To Intra-peritoneal Administration Of Ethane Dimethanesulphonate In The Naked Mole-rat (heterocephalus Glaber) (funded By Dean DR. ONYANGO DANIEL W(P.I) View Details
Effects Of Crude Khat Extracts On Male Steroid Profiles And Reproductive Organs Of Rabbit (student Msc. Project) Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Reproductive Biology Of Lake Magadi Tilapia (alcolapia Grahami) (proposed Project). Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Physiology Of Epididymal Sperm Maturation Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Immunocontraception In Both Male And Female Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Reproductive Toxicology Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Placental Steroid Synthesis And Metabolism. Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Placental Morphology And Implantation Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Endogenous Retrovirus Localisation In Reproductive Organs Of Baboon Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Stress In Captive Non-human Primates Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Microvascular Development And Remodelling During Organogenesis In The Chick Embryo. Prof. Valentin G. Djonov, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland. View Details
Mechanisms And Dynamics Of Lung Development. Prof.. Valentin G. Djonov, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland View Details
Mechanisms And Dynamics Of Postnatal Lung Development In Marsupialia. Prof. Peter H. Burri, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland . View Details
Functional Morphology Of The Hind Gut In Ostriches Dr. C. N. Warui, Department of Veterinary Anatomy, University of Nairobi, Kenya. View Details
Methods And Mechanisms Of Gas Exchange In Volant Mammals Prof. Jacopo P. Mortola, Department of Physiology, McGill University, Sir William Osler Promenade, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. View Details
Endocrinology Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Molecular Ecology And Biodiversity Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Comparative Morphology And Morphometry Of Olfactory Epithelium In The Dog And Sheep Deans Committee/Dr. B.M Kavoi(PI), Dr. S.G Kiama,Kanui T.I 3,571 View Details
An Investigation Of Factors Which Contribute To Calf Mortality Amongst Various Livestock Species In Marsabit District View Details
Organochlorine Pesticides In Fish Sediments From Lake Naivasha View Details
Enterotoxigenic Bacillus Cereus In Fish View Details
Speciation Of Meat Species View Details
Helminth Parasites And Control View Details
Slaughter Hygiene Prof.Njeru (P.I) View Details
Indigenous Poultry (ihephsl) View Details
Epidemiological Investigations Of Vector Borne Zoonosis Using Insect Blood Meal Analysis Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Feed Safety And Aflatoxicosis View Details
Prevalence And Control Of Parasitic Zoonoses Related To Meat Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Ethnoveterinary Medicine View Details
Use Of Enzyme Immunoassays For Monitoring Pesticide Residues In Animal Products, Water, Human Exposure And Environment Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Ethnoveterinary Medicine View Details
Agro-ecosystem Health Approach To Management Of Farming Systems And Development Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Pseudotuberculosis View Details
Assessing And Managing Milk Borne Health Risks For The Benefit Of Consumers In Kenya Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Gut Oedema View Details
Assessing Health Risks And Benefits Associated With Urban Agriculture Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Community Participatory Approaches In The Epidemiology And Control Of Trypanosomosis In Camels In Turkana District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Studies On Preventive And Curative Ethnoveterinary Remedies Applied By The Rendille/ariaal And Gabra Communities Of Marsabit District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Participatory Assessment And Analysis Of Livestock Markets, Off-take And Marketing Constraints In Loima Division, Turkana District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Serological Characterization And Drug Resistance Patterns Of Non-typhi Salmonella Isolates From Hospitalized Children In Nairobi, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Analysis Of The Impact Of Tsetse-repellents On The Epidemiology Of Cattle Trypanosomosis And Its Adaptation For The Control Of The Disease In Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Investigation Of Risk Factors Of Porcine Cysticercosis And Human Taeniosis In Teso District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Investigation Of Causes Of High Calf Morbidity And Mortality In A Large Dairy Farm In Kilifi District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Assessment Of The Role Of Different Cadres Of Private Animal Health Service Providers In Animal Health Service Delivery In Kiambu District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Studies In The Pastoral Migration Patterns And Transboundary Livestock Disease Outbreaks In Northwestern Part Of Turkana District Using Participatory Approaches And Geographical In Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
The Epidemiology And Economic Impact Of Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia In Kajiado District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
The Epidemiology Of Infectious Diseases And Their Control With Emphasis On Community Participation In The Design And Implementation Of Disease Control Programmes Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Survey Of Socio-economic Benefits And Health Costs Of Urban Small-holder Dairy Production In Dagoretti Division, Nairobi, Kenya Dr.Kitala, Dr.Ogara (P.I) View Details
Strengthening Food Security In Rural Communities In Sare And Kakelo, Nyanza Province, Kenya Through Production Of Crossbreed Chicken View Details
Application Of Molecular Techniques In Food Microbiology (currently: Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Bacillus Cereus) View Details
Genetic Basis Of Antimicrobial Resistance View Details
Development Of Methodology For Determining Human Exposure To Organophosphorus Pesticides View Details
Organochlorine Pesticides In Different Commercial Processed Milk In Kenyan Market View Details
Levels Of Organochlorine Pesticides In Fish, Sediments And Water From Lakes Naivasha And Victoria View Details
Lead In Human Hair And In Kale View Details
Typing Of E. Coli Strains Isolated From Avian Cases Of Septicaemia And Diarrhea, And Testing For Their Pathogenicity View Details
Time Trend For Organocholine In Kenyan Environment View Details
Generating Data On National Chemical Profile And National Inventory Profile On Persistent Organic Pollutants View Details
Detection And Determination Of Plasmodium Falciparum And Plasmodium Vivax Gramsporoites Using Sandwich Elisa View Details
Environmental Toxicology Of Pesticides View Details
Strategic Use Of Copper Oxide Wire Particles (cowp) For The Control Haemonchus Contortus Infections Of Sheep In A High Potential Area Of Kiambu District, Kenya. View Details
Survey And Diagnosis Of Porcine Cysticercosis In Kenya. Dr.Githigia S.M (P.I) View Details
Survey, Diagnosis, Treatment And Control Of Taenia Solium Cysticercosis And Taeniosis In Human Beings In East And Southern Africa Dr.Githigia S.M (P.I) View Details
Application Of The Farmacha Technique In Diagnosis And Control Of The Barber Pole Worm, Haemonchus Contortus, In Goats In Central Kenya Dr.Githigia S.M (P.I) View Details
Training Of Women Dairy Goat Farmers Groups On The Health, Management, Housing, Feeding And Use Of Famacha Anemia Chart In Dairy Goats. Dr.Githigia S.M (P.I) View Details
Characterization Of Efficacy And Safety Of Medicinal Plant Extracts Used To Treat East Coast Fever (theileria Parva Infections) In Cattle View Details
Enhancing Detection And Prevention Of Poisons And Contaminants In Dairy Feeds Used By Smallhoders. Dr.Gathumbi J.K(P.I) View Details
Monitoring Aflatoxin Exposure In Chicken By Immunohistochemical Localization Of Aflatoxin-dna Adducts In Chicken Liver Tissues Dr.Gathumbi J.K(P.I) View Details
Investigations On Specific Causes Of Piglet And Grower Pig Losses In Peri-urban Areas Of Kenya And Economic Evaluation Of Desired Integrated Preventive And Control Measures Deans Committee/Davis Njuguna Karanja(PI) 3,571 View Details

Department of Animal Production


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Testing Ascertainment Bias And Rna Secondary Structure Morphometrics As Reliable Phylogenetic Signals

Joel W. Ochieng.

2012 2015 View Details
Genetic Improvement And Captive Breeding Of Tilapia

Joel W. Ochieng

2012 2014 View Details
Strategies To Promote Rabbit Value Chain In Kenya

Ministry of Livestock Development, KARI, Rabbit Development Stakeholders Forum

2011 2014 View Details
Promoting Sustainability Of Aquaculture Sector

Prof. E. Karuri (Food Science & technology, Dr. P.G. Mbuthia (Vet. Pathology), Dr. S. Wangia ( Agricultural Economics), Jane Ngugi (KARI), Paul Orina( Kenya & Marine Research Institute(KMFRI), George Owiti & B. Omollo from Ministry of Fisheries Development, Dr. J. Mburu (Vet Anatomy & Physiology

2011 2014 View Details
Improving Livestock Production - Project 3(fs-b) Socio Economic Survey And Characterization Of Selected Indigenous Cattle Of Eastern And Central Africa ASARECA/Prof. R.O Mosi(PI) 2006 2008 41,142 View Details
An Ecosystem Approach To Human Health 2004 View Details
Assessment Of Rice Based Feedstuffs For Poultry Production In Mwea Division-kirinyaga District, Kenya AICAD/Dr. J.G Maina/Dr. L.W Kabuage(PI) 2003 2007 28,571 View Details
Intergrating Fish Culture Into Rice And Livestock Farming At The Mwea Irrigation Scheme In Krinyaga District AICAD/Dr. J.G Maina/Dr. L.W Kabuage(PI) 2003 2007 20,571 View Details
Small Holder Dairy Farms Feed Packages And Strategies View Details
The Development Of A Corynebacterium Pseudotuberculosis Cells Vaccine View Details
Impact Of Napier Smut On Small Holder Dairying, Identification Of Smut Resistant Varieties And Of Most Appropriate Delivery Pathways Dr.Wahome (P.I) View Details
Analysis Of Small Holder Dairy Production Systems In Western Kenya Dr.Wahome (P.I) View Details
Evaluation Of Tithonia (tithonia Diversiflora) And Muthatha (sapium Elipticum) As Source Of Fodder For Ruminant Animals View Details
Evaluation Of Em In Improving Stover Feeding Quality View Details
National Feed Resource Mapping And Database Development. Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Development And Promotion Of Home Made Ration Formulation For Optimal Dairy Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Collaborating With National Animal Husbandry Research Station National Animal Husbandry Research Station (Naivasha), KARI View Details

Department of Clinical Studies


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Identification And Management Of Risk Factors Associated With Pre-weaning Mortality And Mastitis In Goats In Peri-areas Of Kenya HELB/ Dr. C.O.Bwanga, Chairman (PI) 2006 2007 320,580 View Details
Comparative Toxicity Of Solanum Incanum In Sheep And Goats Dr. Thaiya, A.G.(PI), Nyaga, P.N. and Maribei, J.M.M 2006 2006 10,000 View Details
The Prevalence Of Human Brucellosis Among Patients Attending Health Facilities In Nairobi With Special Emphasis In Kibera DFID-LPP/ Dr.J.K.Wabacha, Chairman (PI) 2006 2006 28,571 View Details
Roles Of Estrogen In Epididymal Functions.- Sponsored By Giessen University Prof. Bernd Hoffmann 2006 10 View Details
Msc Research Sura A. Singh, Mbugua, S.W., Mande, J.D., Mbuthia, P.G 2005 2007 View Details
Digital Characteristics Of Laminitis & Associated Claw Lesions In Cattle In Nairobi And Its Environs Under Various Management Systems DAAD/Deans committee/Dr. Nguhiu(PI) 2005 2,777 View Details
Phd Project DAAD/ Deans committee/Dr. Nguhiu-Mwangi (PI), P.M.F. Mbithi, J.K. Wabacha 2004 2008 3,888 View Details
An Analysis Of Community Health Risks In Relation To Zoonoses From Livestock Keeping In A Slum Setting In Nairobi. Funded By Natural-resources International National Resources International/ Prof.Njenga Munene (P.I) 2004 19,365 View Details
Osteorthritis Of The Hip-joint Of German Shepherd Dogs Dr.Mande(P.I) View Details
Improved Diagnosis Of Echinochoccosis View Details
Pig Health And Production View Details
Ethnoveterinary Medicine View Details
Veterinary Anaesthesiology View Details
Gastrointestinal Parasites Of Wildlife Animals View Details
Extension Information Flow To Livestock Farmers View Details
Development Of Pilot Geographical Information System (gis) F View Details
On Farm Study Of Factors Influencing Pig Health Productivity And Wastage In Smallholder Farms In Kiambu District Funded by Agricultural Research Fund (ARF) co-investigator with Dr. James, K. Wabacha, Prof.Maribe(P.I) View Details
Working On A Research Project On The Causes Of And Possible Strategies For The Improvement Of Poor Camel Reproductive Efficiency In Kenya Ministry of livestock and Fisheries development and the ADB. View Details
Clinical Veterinary Medicine View Details
Orthopeadic Surgery, Wounding And Traumatology With Special Interest In Lameness, Joint Surgery And Athritides. View Details
Thermostress And Anaesthesia In Animals. Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Delivery Of Veterinary Services In Kenya Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Anaesthetic Protocols For Different Animal Species Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Animal Welfare Dr.Mogoa (P.I) View Details
Helminths As A Limiting Factor Of Pig Production In Small Scale Pig Farms In Kiambu District, Kenya. Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
The Economic Impact Of Retained Foetal Membranes In Small Holder Dairy Herds In Kiambu District, Kenya Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
A Study Of The Effects Of Lameness On Fertility And Milk Production In Small Holder Dairy Farms In Peri-urban Areas In Kenya Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
Clinical And Laboratory Findings In Dogs And Cat In Nairobi Prof.Mulei (P.I) View Details
Domestic Dogs As Sentinels For Emerging Human Diseases In Rural And Urban Communities In Kenya. Funded By Cdc. Prof.Njenga Munene (P.I) View Details
Anoestrus And General Fertility Problems In Beef And Dairy Cattle Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Ultrasonography In Animal Reproductive Physiology With Particular Reference To Scrotal Sonography And Uterine Sonography In Ruminants, Small Animals And The Equine Species Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Infertility Of Infectious Nature In The Ruminant Species, Particularly That Due To C. Fetus And T. Foetus In Beef And Dairy Cattle Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
The Spermiogram Of The Male Of The Domestic Ruminants And Dogs Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
The Management Organizational Design, Problems And Solutions To Field Artificial Insemination Programmes Under The African Environment Prof.Agumba (P.I) View Details
Animal Health Service Delivery Systems For Asals In Kenya View Details
Application Of Knowledge-based Systems In Decision Support To Improve Reproductive Performance And Consequently Productivity In Small-holder Dairy Farms In Kenya, Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Constraints To The Optimization Of Reproductive Performance In The Donkey Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Periparturient Conditions Affecting Small Holder Dairy Herds In Kenya Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Reproductive Tract Score Postpartum For Prediction Of Future Fertility In Dairy Cows Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Effect Of The Various Feeding Practices On Reproductive Performance Of The Pig Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Enhancement Of Reproductivity And Hence Productivity Of The Camel Dr.Tsuma (P.I) View Details
Developing Diagnostic Imaging And Orthopedic Surgery Of Companion Animals Dr.Mande (P.I) View Details
A Study Of Camel Calf & Productivity In Marsabit & Laikipiadistricts Of Kenya MOLD&F/Dr. Kirui(PI) 42,856 View Details
Phd Project Dr. Kitaa, J(PI) 2,857 View Details
Infectious Abortion And Its Associated Risk Factors In Dairy Cattle Farms In Nakuru District, Kenya View Details

Department of Public Health Pharmacology & Tox.


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Epidemiology, Ecology And Socio-economics Of Disease Emergency In Nairobi

Epidemiology.pdf

2012 2016 Safe Food Safe Dairy
Safe Food Safe Dairy Project On Health Risks Associated With Mycotoxins Contamination Of Maize And Animal Feeds

Safe food safe dairy.pdf

2010 2016 Safe Food Safe Dairy
Aflatoxins In Animal Feeds And Milk IDRC/Prof. E. K. Kangethe,Chairman(PI) 2006 25,714 View Details
Health Risk Of Cryptosporidiosis In Urban Farming With Reference To Dagoreti IDRC/Prof.E.K.Kangethe,Chairman(PI) 2006 257,143 View Details
Research & Validation Of Ethnoveterinary Remedies For Ectoparasites Of Livestock In Kenya Commission for Higher Education/Dr.J.M.Mbaria, Chairman (PI) 2006 42,784 View Details
Strengthening Food Security In Rural Communities Through Production Of Cross Breed Chicken AICAD/ Dr.W.O.Ogara (PI) 2006 1,300 View Details
Investigation Of The Genes Responsible For Enterotoxigenicity Of B. Cereus And Development Of Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Strains IFS/Dr.J.N.Ombui,Chairman (PI) 2006 9,800 View Details
Understanding Of Poverty Traps & Simulation Of Potential Beneficiaries Intervations IDRC/J.T KARUGIA, Chairman Dept. of Public Health, Pharmacology & Toxicology 2006 13,914 View Details
Health Risks Analysis IDRC/Prof. E.K Kangethe(PI) 2006 193,967 View Details
Investigation Of The Genes Responsible For Enterotoxigenicity Of B. Cereus And Development Of Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Strains IFS/ Dr.J.N.Ombui,Chairman (PI) 2006 9,800 View Details
Aflation In Milk Animal Feeds In Urburn Smallholder Dairy Production IDRC/Prof. E.K Kangethe(PI) 2006 23,373 View Details
Urban Smallholder Dairy Project

IDRC/Prof. Kangethe(PI)

2005 65,479 View Details
Microbial And Chemical Risk Analysis In Food View Details
Nutritional Pharmacology Of Trace Elements Of Livestock In Feedstuffs CEVA View Details
Study Of The Epidemiology And Human Health Risks Of Porcine Cysticercosis In Teso District, Western Kenya View Details
Prevalence Of Escherichia Coli O157:h7 In Dairy Cattle In Smallholder Dairy Farming And Non-dairy Farming Households And The Associated Human Health Risks In Dagorret, Nairobi Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
Investigation Of The Effect Of Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
Evaluation Of Economic Efficiency Of Tick Control Practices Among Smallholder Dairy Farmers In Kenya Prof.Arimi (P.I) View Details
An Investigation Of Factors Which Contribute To Calf Mortality Amongst Various Livestock Species In Marsabit District View Details
Organochlorine Pesticides In Fish Sediments From Lake Naivasha View Details
Enterotoxigenic Bacillus Cereus In Fish View Details
Speciation Of Meat Species View Details
Slaughter Hygiene Prof.Njeru (P.I) View Details
Epidemiological Investigations Of Vector Borne Zoonosis Using Insect Blood Meal Analysis Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Prevalence And Control Of Parasitic Zoonoses Related To Meat Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Use Of Enzyme Immunoassays For Monitoring Pesticide Residues In Animal Products, Water, Human Exposure And Environment Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Agro-ecosystem Health Approach To Management Of Farming Systems And Development Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Assessing And Managing Milk Borne Health Risks For The Benefit Of Consumers In Kenya Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Assessing Health Risks And Benefits Associated With Urban Agriculture Prof.Kangethe (P.I) View Details
Community Participatory Approaches In The Epidemiology And Control Of Trypanosomosis In Camels In Turkana District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Studies On Preventive And Curative Ethnoveterinary Remedies Applied By The Rendille/ariaal And Gabra Communities Of Marsabit District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Participatory Assessment And Analysis Of Livestock Markets, Off-take And Marketing Constraints In Loima Division, Turkana District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Serological Characterization And Drug Resistance Patterns Of Non-typhi Salmonella Isolates From Hospitalized Children In Nairobi, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Analysis Of The Impact Of Tsetse-repellents On The Epidemiology Of Cattle Trypanosomosis And Its Adaptation For The Control Of The Disease In Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Investigation Of Risk Factors Of Porcine Cysticercosis And Human Taeniosis In Teso District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Investigation Of Causes Of High Calf Morbidity And Mortality In A Large Dairy Farm In Kilifi District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
An Assessment Of The Role Of Different Cadres Of Private Animal Health Service Providers In Animal Health Service Delivery In Kiambu District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Studies In The Pastoral Migration Patterns And Transboundary Livestock Disease Outbreaks In Northwestern Part Of Turkana District Using Participatory Approaches And Geographical In Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
The Epidemiology And Economic Impact Of Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia In Kajiado District, Kenya Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
The Epidemiology Of Infectious Diseases And Their Control With Emphasis On Community Participation In The Design And Implementation Of Disease Control Programmes Dr.Kitala (P.I) View Details
Survey Of Socio-economic Benefits And Health Costs Of Urban Small-holder Dairy Production In Dagoretti Division, Nairobi, Kenya Dr.Kitala, Dr.Ogara (P.I) View Details
Strengthening Food Security In Rural Communities In Sare And Kakelo, Nyanza Province, Kenya Through Production Of Crossbreed Chicken View Details
Application Of Molecular Techniques In Food Microbiology (currently: Multiplex Pcr For Detection Of Enterotoxigenic Bacillus Cereus) View Details
Genetic Basis Of Antimicrobial Resistance View Details
Development Of Methodology For Determining Human Exposure To Organophosphorus Pesticides View Details
Organochlorine Pesticides In Different Commercial Processed Milk In Kenyan Market View Details
Levels Of Organochlorine Pesticides In Fish, Sediments And Water From Lakes Naivasha And Victoria View Details
Lead In Human Hair And In Kale View Details
Time Trend For Organocholine In Kenyan Environment View Details
Generating Data On National Chemical Profile And National Inventory Profile On Persistent Organic Pollutants View Details
Detection And Determination Of Plasmodium Falciparum And Plasmodium Vivax Gramsporoites Using Sandwich Elisa View Details
Environmental Toxicology Of Pesticides View Details

Department of Vet Farm


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Air Pollution Studies In Nairobi NCST/Dr. E. Kituyi 2007 38,000 View Details
Developing Regional System For Sweet Potato Planting Materia Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) Prof. Geoffrey Kamau (PI) 2005 16,661 View Details
Thermophil INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SCIENCE(IFS)PAUL SHIUNDU (PI) 1998 2,043 View Details
Increasing Immunity Resilience To Drought In Makueni Distric African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTs) UNEP View Details
Development Of A Treatment Technology For Water With High Fl AQUATECH Co. Nairobi View Details
Allelochemicals In Striga Suppression ICIPE View Details
Ethnomedicinal Plants For East Africa Ethnomedicinal plants for East Africa View Details
Structural Studies Of Biaryl Anthracerol Derivatives Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Wurzburg, Germany/ Prof. A. Yenesew/ Prof. J.O. Midiwo 15,000 View Details
Pesticide Accumulation And Degradation Profiles In Tropical International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) View Details
Metabolic Profiles Of Minerals In Grazing Livestock: Implic Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) View Details
Pesticides Research And Nutrient Flux Measurements In Coasta Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission An Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) View Details
Ecosystem Health In Kenya KWS / Prof. I. Jumba 2,570 View Details
Anti-oxidant Flavonoids Medical College of Georgia, Augusta View Details
Monitoring Of Industrial Effluents And Efficiency Of Pre-tre Nairobi City Council/ Prof. G.N. Kamau / Mr. C.W. Mirikau 70,000 View Details
Chemical Pollution In Kenya Water Systems. A Case Study On National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) International Foundation for Science (IFS) View Details
Occupational Exposure To Industrial Emissions In Nairobi Princeton University / Dr. E. Kituyi 5,000 View Details
Structure Elucidation Of Nature Products From Kenya Southern Cross University Centre for Phytochemistry Australia / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 10,000 View Details
Establishment Of Trace Element Institute For Unesco UNESCO, France / Prof. S. Wandiga / Dr. F. Oduor 3,000 View Details
Reclamation Of Nairobi River Basin UNEP International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)/ Prof. S. Wandiga/ Dr. F. Oduor / Dr. D.K. Kariuki 27,000 View Details
Materials Science Research University of Connecticut USA View Details
Natural Products Research In Kenyan Plants University of Potsdam Germany / Prof. A. Yenesew / Prof. J.O. Midiwo 30,000 View Details
Polymer Science Research University of Stellenbosch, Institute of Polymer Science View Details
Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
The Walter Reed Project On Antimalarial Compounds From Afric US Army Medical Research Unit / Prof. J.O. Midiwo / Prof. A. Yenesew 20,000 View Details
The Role Of Industrial Ecology In Promoting Sustainable Production And Consumption In Developing Countries. View Details
Bioremediation Of Polluted Environments / Detoxification Of Environmental Pollutants. Prof. G. Kamau (PI) View Details
Biofuel Use And Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Biomass Burning In Kenya Max Planck Institute Germany Prof. S. Wandiga (PI), Dr. Kituyi (PI) View Details
Dissipation, Distribution, Metabolism And Uptake Of Pesticides In Tropical Ecosystems Including Sea Water, Sediments, Soils And Fish IAEA View Details
Trace Elements As Possible Co-factors In The Transmission And Progression Of Hiv/aids In Kenya KEMRI / Prof. I. Jumba 28,570 View Details
Scientific Research In Basic Sciences: Use Of Microscale Experiments In Chemical Education University of Witwatersrand, South Africa View Details
Assessment Of Impact And Adaptation To Climate Change START, TWAS, UNEP/GEF View Details
Increasing Community Resilience To Drought In Makueni District ACTS, UNEP View Details
The Analysis Of Chemical Pollution In Kenyan Water Systems NCST, IFSProf. S.O. Wandiga (PI) View Details
Ecosystem Helath In Kenya`s Wildlife Conservation Areas KW, Peoples Trus London View Details
Mineral Metabolic Profiles In Grazing Livestock In Kenya And Implications For Animal Health And Production KARI, Dean`s Committee UoN / Prof. I. Jumba 37,500 View Details
Alternative Energy Sources In Kenya: Case Studies On Coal Ministry of Energy View Details
Termites As A Source Of Atmospheric Pollution View Details
Environmental Science Technologies. Environmental Pollution Monitoring And Risk Assessment Prof. P. M. Shiundu (PI) View Details
New Water Treatment Technologies AQUATIC Co., Nairobi View Details

Department of Vet. Anatomy And Physiology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Commercialization Of Medicinal And Aromatic Plants In Kenya, E-learning Curriculum Development, Ostrict Farming Research. KAPP Project/ KAPP Project/Prof. T. Mukiama 2007 2010 110,000 View Details
Trends In Livestock Production Systems And Their Impact On Environment And Livelihoods In The Lake Victoria Basin VICRES/Dr. P. Mbaabu (PI) 2007 2010 150,000 View Details
Pilot Study On The Influence Of Lifestyle Factors On The Incidence Of Breast Cancer In Kenyan Women. NIH/Dr. J.A.Oduma (PI) 2005 2007 14,600 View Details
Comparative Aspects Of Female Reproductive Organs, Comparative Placentation And Fetal Membrane Structure In Mammalian Phylogenetic Or Taxonomic Reconstruction Prof. D.Oduor Okello 2004 2,550 View Details
E-learning Consortium of East African Universities and Tufts University/P. Mbaabu (PI) 2004 12,000 View Details
Programming Of Microspheres For Gene Transfer To Human Dendritic Cells Dr. S.G Kiama/Dr. don Dreher(PI) 2000 83,802 View Details
Reproductive Physiology And Morphology View Details
Morphology Of Avian Respiratory System View Details
Morphology Of Avian Respiratory System View Details
Dendritic Cells Particle Interation View Details
Renal Morphology View Details
Reproductive Physiology And Anatomy View Details
Avian Respiration And Morphology View Details
Game Bird Farming View Details
Pain Physiology And Neuropharmacology View Details
Medicinal Plant Physiology And Pharmacology View Details
Molecular Wildlife Forensic Research Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Avocado Oil Extraction And Seedcake Processing Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Investigations On The Structure And Functions Of The Ostrich (struthio Camelus) Colon And Cloaca. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Studies On The Effects Of Experimentally Induced Besnoitiosis On Testicular Thermoregulation In The Goat. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Structural-functional Relationships In Vertebrate Kidneys And In Avian Hindguts Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Self Sponsored Experiments On Innovative Methods For Establishing And Propagating A Castor Bean (ricinus Communis) Plantation In The Arid And Semi-arid Lands (asal) Of Kenya. Prof.Warui C.N (P.I) View Details
Male Reproductive System View Details
A Higher Education Technology Network For Kenya; Program Development In Public And Ecosystem Health Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Ethnoveterinary And Ethnomedicine: Biological Activity Screening Of Medicinal Plants; Safety And Efficacy Of Traditional Medicines. Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Game Birds Farming: Domestication Of Guinea Fowls And Investigation Of The Causes Of Poor Reproductive Performance And Chick Mortality In Farmed Ostriches. Dr.Mathiu (P.I) View Details
Comparative Morphometric Study Of The Mammalian Cerebellum In Different Animal Species. Dr.Mwangi D.K (P.I) View Details
Testicualr And Epidydimal Response To Intra-peritoneal Administration Of Ethane Dimethanesulphonate In The Naked Mole-rat (heterocephalus Glaber) (funded By Dean DR. ONYANGO DANIEL W(P.I) View Details
Effects Of Crude Khat Extracts On Male Steroid Profiles And Reproductive Organs Of Rabbit (student Msc. Project) Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Reproductive Biology Of Lake Magadi Tilapia (alcolapia Grahami) (proposed Project). Dr.Onyango D.W(P.I) View Details
Physiology Of Epididymal Sperm Maturation Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Immunocontraception In Both Male And Female Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Reproductive Toxicology Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Placental Steroid Synthesis And Metabolism. Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Placental Morphology And Implantation Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Endogenous Retrovirus Localisation In Reproductive Organs Of Baboon Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Stress In Captive Non-human Primates Prof.Wango(P.I) View Details
Microvascular Development And Remodelling During Organogenesis In The Chick Embryo. Prof. Valentin G. Djonov, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland. View Details
Mechanisms And Dynamics Of Lung Development. Prof.. Valentin G. Djonov, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland View Details
Mechanisms And Dynamics Of Postnatal Lung Development In Marsupialia. Prof. Peter H. Burri, the Institute of Anatomy, University of Berne, Switzerland . View Details
Functional Morphology Of The Hind Gut In Ostriches Dr. C. N. Warui, Department of Veterinary Anatomy, University of Nairobi, Kenya. View Details
Methods And Mechanisms Of Gas Exchange In Volant Mammals Prof. Jacopo P. Mortola, Department of Physiology, McGill University, Sir William Osler Promenade, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. View Details
Endocrinology Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Molecular Ecology And Biodiversity Dr.C.Kimwele(P.I) View Details
Comparative Morphology And Morphometry Of Olfactory Epithelium In The Dog And Sheep Deans Committee/Dr. B.M Kavoi(PI), Dr. S.G Kiama,Kanui T.I 3,571 View Details

Department of Veterinary Pathology, Microbiology & Parasitology


Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Developing Reforms For Promoting Asal Communities In Drought Mitigation And Maximization Of Livestock Resources For Improved Livelihoods Through Strategic Linkages

Faculty of Agriculture UoN

-Ministry of Livestock Development

-Kenya Meat Commission

-Nutix Mix (Feed Manufacturers)

0COVOW (No-governmental Organization, KARI)

-Sokoine University of Agriculture

-Ministry of Livestock Dept. of Vet Services

-FAO

-Vetworks East Africa

2011 2014 KES.24M http://vetpathology.uonbi.ac.ke
Controlling Infectious Bursal Disease Through Development Of Local Vaccines And Establishing Ffective Vaccination Program
Dr. Lucy W. Njagi (PI), Prof. Lilly C. Bebora,
 Dr. Jane W. Githinji, Dr. Wanzila U. Mutinda and
 Dr. Anisia N. Muriuki
2011 2013 Kshs. 25m http://vetpathology.uonbi.ac.ke
Diagnostic And Control Tools And Strategies For Taenia Solium Cysticercoids’(asareca/ab/2009/01

-Dr. Phil Toye- ILRI Nairobi Kenya

-Prof. J. Lekule-Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania

-Prof. G. Lubega - Makerere University, Uganda

-Central Veterinary Laboratories, Dr. H. Kandikandi-Burundi

-Prof. A. Andrianstimahavandy, University of Antananarivo, Madagascar

-Central Veterinary Laboratories

2009 2013 US$521,859 http://vetpathology.uonbi.ac.ke

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