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Kenyatta University Researchers Partner to Improve...
29 Nov 2016 10:00Kenyatta University Researchers Partner to Improve the African Indigenous Vegetables (AIV) Value Chain.

Global food security is one of the biggest challenges today more so due to its close relation with p [ ... ]

KU’s Success Story, A Shining Light in African GIS...
25 Oct 2016 09:49KU’s Success Story, A Shining Light in African GIS Education

  Although African universities have been teaching and researching using GIS for decades, usag [ ... ]

Salvaging Tomato Production in Kenya from the Mena...
09 Aug 2016 11:30Salvaging Tomato Production in Kenya from the Menace of Pest and Diseases. The case of– Tuta Absoluta and Fusarium wilt root-knot nematode complex.

Why tomato?
Tomato is one of the most important vegetables grown in Kenya. It plays a critical role i [ ... ]

The African Cereal Killer – Striga (witchweed)
22 Jun 2016 10:01The African Cereal Killer – Striga (witchweed)

A majority of smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) depend on cereals such maize, millet,  [ ... ]

HP Catalyst: working with schools in Kenya
17 Jun 2016 13:12

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HP Catalyst: working with schools in Kenya (2)
17 Jun 2016 13:12

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KU Scholars Seeks Establish the Extent of Social S...
27 May 2016 13:23KU Scholars Seeks Establish the Extent of Social Science Research Utilization in Policy Formulation in Kenya.

Education empowers people for their role in society and therefore is of vital importance to promote  [ ... ]

KU Researcher Seeks to Find Out how Language Influ...
18 May 2016 09:14

Does language impact on development? African divisiveness and disunity traces back to the colonial  [ ... ]

Baby Friendly Community Initiative
01 Apr 2016 10:29Baby Friendly Community Initiative

Saving Lives, One Child One Community at a time.  Nutrition in the first 1000 days of life is  [ ... ]

Dirt Matters! Invest in Soils, Improve Livelihoods...
01 Apr 2016 07:04Dirt Matters! Invest in Soils, Improve Livelihoods

’Soil is one of the most overlooked ingredients in farming and yet it exists right beneath farmers [ ... ]

KU SCHOLARS EXPLORE A NOVEL ANTI-MALARIAL BLEND.
01 Apr 2016 06:14KU SCHOLARS EXPLORE A NOVEL ANTI-MALARIAL BLEND.

The Burden of Malaria in Africa
About 90% of all malaria deaths in the world today occur in Africa so [ ... ]

Food Security, Economic Empowerment, Improved Live...
05 Aug 2015 11:57Food Security, Economic Empowerment, Improved Livelihoods all rolled up in Indigenous Chicken Value Chain.

Is there a Kenyan homestead you will visit and not find poultry? Probably not whether a farmer or no [ ... ]

Today’s Waste…….Tomorrow’s Power…….Cleaner Environ...
24 Jul 2015 09:31Today’s Waste…….Tomorrow’s Power…….Cleaner Environment

    Human world population is rapidly increasing each day and competition toward [ ... ]

Food Poverty: The Paradox of Food, Social Justice ...
24 Jul 2015 09:28Food Poverty: The Paradox of Food, Social Justice and Development

    “Give bread to those who have hunger, and to those who have bread, give a  [ ... ]

Faster than light at Kenyatta University: The Wate...
07 Jul 2015 11:47

Schematic diagram of the water Cerenkov counter illustrating the emission of Cerenkov radiation wh [ ... ]

How Safe is Urban Agriculture?
07 Jul 2015 11:43How Safe is Urban Agriculture?

A study to determine the productivity and safety or Urban Agriculture in Nairobi County is current [ ... ]

Modern Day Effects of Climate Change
07 Jul 2015 11:39Modern Day Effects of Climate Change

The Great Rift Valley in Kenya has a number of ecologically important lakes that have been declare [ ... ]

Adoption of E-learning Management System in Instit...
07 Jul 2015 11:34Adoption of E-learning Management System in Institutions of Higher Learning in Kenya

Advancements in Information Technology has necessitated the incorporation of innovative technology [ ... ]

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