Member of Parliament for Othaya Constituency, Hon Mary Wambui planting a tree in Commemoration of the Wangari Maathai Day at Gatugi Girls High School.
DAILY NATION, 3RD MARCH 2014
From left: Alsarah, Dawit Seyoum, Selamnesh Zemene, Prof.S.G. Kiama, Prof. David Mungai, Sophie Nzayisenga, Jane Mutune. Second row from left: Dinah Elwedidi, Endris Hassen, Janet Ndoro, Lilian Kong'ani, Yasin William Sumits. Third row from left: Steven Sogo, Nder Esl Shaer, Dafaalla El Hag and Jakline Kasiva Mutua after the Nile Project Sustainability and Musical Workshop at Wangari Maathai Institute.
The Nile Project was founded in 2011 to address the Nile Basin's cultural and environmental challenges. Using music, education and innovation programs, the Nile Project inspires, informs and incentivizes university students to work together to foster the sustainability of their ecosystem.
Prof. Masafumi Nagao, the University of Tokyo and Prof. Agnes W. Mwang'ombe, EBS, Principal CAVS.
Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies hosted a two day meeting on 13th and 14th February, 2014 ) with the visitors from the University of Tokyo to discuss progress of the signed Agreement on the Review of Sustainable Development Policy in Sub-Saharan African countries for Overview Report on Research, Education and Training for Sustainable Development in Africa between University of Nairobi and International Development Center of Japan (IDCJ).
From left: Yasuko Kamagoe, Mrs. Everlyn Ngunga, Yumiko Yamada, Dr. Thuita Thenya, Prof. S.G. Kiama, Prof. Masafumi Nagao, Prof. Agnes W. Mwang'ombe, Prof. Labode Popoola, Izumi Ikeda, Prof. David Mungai and Emmanuel Mutisya after the meeting with the College Principal, Prof. Agnes W. Mwang'ombe
|From right, Ms. Wanjira Mathai, Jorgen Thomsen, Emma Kesley, Rachel Kastenberg, Stephen Mills|
The wPOWER Hub coordination meeting was held on 1st February, 2014 at the Green Belt Movement Langata Training Center. The participants of the meeting included: Prof. S. G. Kiama, WMI, Wanjira Mathai, WMI/GBM,Prof. D. Mungai, UON-WMI, Dr. T. Thenya,UON-WMI, L. Kong'ani, WMI, Aisha Karanja, GBM, Juliana Mugure, GBM, Judy Kimamo, GBM, Rachel Kastenberg, U.S. Dept. of State, Emma Kelsey, U.S. Dept. of State, Stephen Mills, GBMI, Laurie Frydman, U.S. Embassy Nairobi, Corinne Hart, Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, Katherine Lucey, Solar Sister, Kassie Mcilvaine, Women for Women, Karl Morrison, New Course, Francis Sonegla, CARE and Jorgen Thomsen, MacArthur Foundation.
Wanjira Maathai, Rachel Kastenberg, Prof. Stephen Kiama and Emma Kelsey at WMI "Photo credit: Stephen Mills"
Rachel Kastenberg, wPOWER Coordinator and Emma Kelsey, Program Officer from U.S. Department of State visits wPOWER hub at Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies on 31st January, 2014.
Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace & Environmental Studies (WMI),
College of Agriculture & Veterinary Sciences,
University of Nairobi,
P. O. Box 29053-00625
Tele. No. : +254 20 2506448/0788526473
Physical Location: College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences,
Upper Kabete, off Kapenguria road. View map.
Contact Person: The Director