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ARUA- CD ONLINE WORKSHOP ON CLIMATE CHANGE CURRICULA FROM  27th May to 1 June 2021

The University of Nairobi , represented by the Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation (ICCA) in Collaboration with the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) Centre of Excellence in Climate and Development (ARUA-CD) Project will be hosting an online workshop which will be convened for four days from Thursday 27 May to Tuesday 1 June (i.e. 27 May, 28 May, 31 May and 1 June) with ±30 lecturers from southern, west and east Africa. 

INTERSOL ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON APRIL 12 & 13 FROM 8.00 TO 13.30 GMT

Dr Catherine Sang a Post-doctoral Fellow at the Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation, will be presenting about " Preliminary assessment of water resources in the SGR corridor: Impacts and options at the InterSol Annual Conference on April 12 & 13, from 08.00 to 13.30 GMT.

This year’s theme is Nature-based Solutions, Gender Equity and Inter- connectivity for Climate Resilience in Africa.

ICCA DIRECTOR MEETS WITH NACONEK TEAM

The CEO National Council for Nomadic Education in Kenya (NACONEK) Mr. Harun Mohamed Yusuf sent a team to represent him in a meeting with the Director ICCA, Prof. Daniel O. Olago on areas of common interest and possible future cooperation. The team members were Mr. Oscar Makhoha, an expert on technical and vocational education, Mr Alex Oduor, an expert in water engineering and Ms. Angelina Brandt, a consultant with the NIFWESS project who are working closely with NACONEK in the execution of their mandate.

2020/2021 GNSF PH.D. SCHOLARSHIP AWARD CIRCULAR

GANDHI SMARAK NINDI FUND SCHOLARSHIP - 2021/2021

Gandi Smarak Nindi Fund Scholarship (GSNF) will offer (3 ) Ph.D. Scholarship to Three FEMALE students  tenable at the University of Nairobi during the 2020/2021 acadamic year for programmes in the following Colleges;

1. College of Architecture and Engineering 

2. College of Biological and Physical Science

3. College of Health Sciences 

DCP Virtual Training Programme 2020, Sessions 5 & 6: Engaging with International Financial Institutions in Development Corridors/ EIAs & SEAs.

The Development Corridors Project (DCP) in which Prof. Dan Olago is a co-Principal Investigator has been carrying out an online training programme (see attached file) and opened it up to a maximum of TEN (10) Ph.D. students.