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 Calling all aspiring innovators, entrepreneurs, and everyday problem-solvers!!!

Are you passionate about making a difference?

Do the challenges we are facing because of climate change and lack of energy access in Kenya fire you up?

️Here is a golden opportunity to be a part of the renewable revolution!

Participate in the Jacob's Ladder Africa renewable energy innovation challenge.

Open to young people aged 20yrs - 25yrs.
Tons of exciting prizes to be won!

Apply for African Agriculture Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Associate

The Source plus through the African Agriculture Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) grant in partnership with Cranfield University, UK and the University of Nairobi , Kenya is offering an opportunity to work as an African Agriculture Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Associate.

Chancellor's Visit to Upper Kabete Campus

The Faculty of Agriculture, with Prof. James Muthomi representing the Department of Plant Science and Crop Protection, warmly welcomed Prof. Patrick V. Verkooijen, the 6th Chancellor of the University of Nairobi. During his visit to the campus, they guided him through various projects, including those focused on post-harvest loss reduction and value addition initiatives. Additionally, they showcased the prestigious innovations in beans by Prof. Kimani and various tissue cultures and highlighted the accomplishments of staff and former students.

Welfare Implications of Climate Change and Climate Action

EfD-Kenya in collaboration with the Department of Economics and Development Studies, invites all staff and students to a Public Lecture on Welfare Implications of Climate Change and Climate Action today, 16 November, 2023 from 2.00 to 4.00 pm in MLT 403, UoN TowersPlease see the poster below for details.

About the Speaker:


The University is set to hold the 6th Annual Research Week on Monday-Friday, October 23-27, 2023. The theme of the Conference is,  'Harnessing Research for Resilience and Sustainability of Community' 

This year's research week has 16 thematic conferences that will bring together researchers from all over the world to attend the conferences whose mode of delivery is blended for some, and virtual for others.