research

FUTURE FOR WILDLIFE: UON AND TTWCA ESTABLISHES COLLABORATION

Dr. Judith Mbau, a lecture in this Department, on 5th August 2021. Participated in a meeting organized by the management of Taita Taveta County Wildlife Association (TTWCA). TTWCA manages Ranches and conservancies in Taita Taveta County.

27TH INTERNATIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH SOCIETY CONFERENCE

The 27th International Sustainable Development Research Society virtual  Conference will be held from 13 to 15 July 2021. Our researcher and a Senior lecturer in this Department Dr. Stephen Mureithi will  share knowledge under the theme;  Food security and Agriculture .

Join the  the conference via;  


webinar day 1 https://miun-se.zoom.us/j/66729108399

KNOWLEDGE BROKERING LEARNING EXCHANGE WORKSHOP

Dr. Oliver Wasonga and Dr. Staline Kibet on 17th September 2020, attended Knowledge Brokering Workshop organized by Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) as a prelude to the postponed Adaptation Futures 2020, which was to be held earlier this year

PhD STUDENT SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDED HER RESEARCH PROPOSAL

On 10th September 2020, A PhD student, Joyce Aguk in the department of LARMAT defended her research proposal to the Faculty of Agriculture Board of Examiners chaired by Prof. James Muthomi. She is undertaking PhD in Soil science under Supervision of Prof. Richard Onwonga and Prof. George Chemining’wa.

SUCCESSFUL DEPARTMENTAL 2019-2020 PC DEFENSE AND 2020-2021 PC NEGOTIATION

The Chairman, LARMAT, Prof. Geofrey Kironchi assisted by Ms Carolyne Kyalo today 11th August 2020 Successfully defended 2019-2020 performance contract (PC) of the department via Google zoom. This rates department performance that fall under four key pillars set by the University of Nairobi. These are; Financial Stewardship and Discipline, Service Delivery, University Core Mandate (projects “Big Four” Initiatives, Projects/Programmes aligned to SDGs, SPS and SP) and other crosscutting issues within growth of the varsity.

INVITATION TO ZOTERO TRAINING FOR CAVS POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS VIA GOOGLE MEET

Are a postgraduate student studying at College of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, University of Nairobi? You are invited for  1 hour (2-3 pm) Zotero Training on 14th May 2020  which will take place  online.  Join the meeting  via  meet.google.com/hpj-xdrk-aur or Join by phone +1 646-600-5507.  Your supervisors  are also invited. Curculate this communication  to fellow students and staff. Zotero is software for Citation management.

HOW WELL CAN YOU ARTICULATE YOUR RESEARCH? - POST GRADUATE STUDENTS PROPOSAL PRESENTATION

In any research monitoring and evaluation of study progress plays a crucial role both to the students and supervisors. It’s in this case University of Nairobi developed a mechanism of tracking student’s research. This can be ascertained through series of study research presentations to the supervisors and fellow students. On 12th March, 2020, the Ag Chairman LARMAT, Dr. Oliver Wasonga assisted by the departmental students’ project coordinator, Dr. G.