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PASTORALIST GET HANDS ON TRAINING EXPERIENCE ON FEED CONSERVATION AND UTILIZATION IN SAMBURU COUNTY

Dr. Oscar Koech and Dr. Oliver Vivian Wasonga from the Department of Land Resource Management & Agricultural technology, University of Nairobi have been working with pastoral communities in Samburu County on sustainable management of Prosopis juliflora as feed resource.  

TRAINING ON SUSTAINABLE WOOD FUEL ENERGY USE TO SAVE ON TREES AND ADAPT PASTORAL COMMUNITIES TO CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS IN SAMBURU COUNTY

There is increasing deforestation in many part of the country due to increasing energy demands by communities. This has greatly affected critical rangeland ecosystems that provided habitat to diverse biodiversity of both livestock and wildlife.

AWARD OF CERTIFICATE TO FELLOWS FROM BURUNDI AT THE FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

The Dean Faculty of Agriculture (FoA), Prof. Moses Nyangito and the Chairman department of LARMAT Prof. Richard Onwonga on 2nd February,2022 awarded, Ms Manirakiza Isidonie and Mr Felix Nimbona certificates of participation after successful completion of fellowship training at the FoA, University of Nairobi.  Mr. Felix and Ms. Isidonie are from Burundi, the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Livestock and National Veterinary Laboratory.

DO YOU KNOW THE QUALITY OF ANIMAL FEED YOU FEED YOUR LIVESTOCK?

Dr. Fredrick Wangombe, an experienced regional expertin feed ration formulation and feed processing at both small scale and large commercial feed manufacturing had the opportunity to contribute to regional feed production by training Ms. Manirakiza Isidonieand Mr.

BURUNDI STAFF FROM MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE GETTING EXPERIENTIAL TRAINING ON FEED QUALITY ANALYSIS AT FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

Ms. Manirakiza Isidonie and Mr.Nimbona Felix, from Burundi, the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Livestock and National Veterinary Laboratory are undergoing a one month experiential training at the Department of animal production, in the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi. The fellows have been working with experienced laboratory technologist; Mr. Benjamin Kyalo Mbondo, Ms Ann Kimende, Mr. Samuel Githiwa.

AGROECOLOGY AND AGROBIODIVERSITY TRAINING COURSE (AATC) 2021

Today, 27th September, 2021 about  20 students from the Faculty of Agriculture drawn from 3 teaching departments (LARMAT, FSNT,& Agric Economics), & Dept of Environmental Biosystems engineering have started off an intensive   “Agro-ecology and Agro-biodiversity Training Course (AATC)” which will last for 3 and ½ weeks.

CALL FOR APPLICATION- UON STAFF TRAINING FUND FOR 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

To all staff on module II Programme wish to be funded by the employer for research and tuition, the scholarships are now open. To qualify for this opportunity, your area of study must be relevant to your profession under which you are mandated to execute at the University of Nairobi. The application forms are accessible via University intranet. Email your admission and appointment letter to stdf@uonbi.ac.ke by 30th October 2020.

UON STAFF TRAINING ON POLICY BRIEF DEVELOPMENT

To UoN Staff with journal papers and wish to develop Policy brief issue, here is opportunity for you. Register for staff-training programme on Policy Brief Development The training will be conducted virtually  on October 1st and 2nd 2020. Only 30 slots available. You application should reach the relevant office by 30th September, 2020

The Training will include:

AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (AFDB) YOUTH EMPLOYMENT AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT TRAINING

Are you a final year undergraduate students who are on a path to graduation by December 2020 in any African University, this is an opportunity for you. The University of Nairobi has been selected, among a few African universities, to participate in a Youth Employment and Skills Development Pilot Project.