The 2016 Nairobi Conference on Earth System Governance will be held at the University of Nairobi’s College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences on the Upper Kabete Campus. The local host of the conference is the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies, represented by its Deputy Director Prof. David N. Mungai. Read More
|From the left Dr. A. Macharia, NEMA, E. Wangiri,UoN, Prof. D. Mungai, Deputy Director, WMI, Prof. H. Mutembei, Director WMI and R. Murigu, UoN|
The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies convenes a meeting with stakeholders to advance the Environmental Education program development initiatives on Wednesday July 6, 2016.
|Deputy Director, Prof. David Mungai making a presentation at the Commission for University Education on June 28th 2016|
Prof. David Mungai, Deputy Director, Wangari Maathai Institute in partnership with the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), made a presentation on the Environmental Sustainability Targets and Environmental Sustainability Compliance Auditing to staff at the Commission for University Education Offices on June 28th 2016. He called on key players to team up in forging environmental initiatives to sustain the environment. "A multi-sectoral approach ought to be adopted in areas such as curricula development, policy development and/or review, setting of standards to better our environment, he said.
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The U.S. Ambassador to Kenya, H.E Robert F. Godec, today visited the wPOWER Hub at the Wangari Maathai Institute, University of Nairobi and was received by hosts, the Vice Chancellor UoN, Prof Peter Mbithi, the Principal, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS), Prof Kiama Gitahi and the wPOWER Hub Director Wanjira Mathai.
|From the left, Prof. Henry M. Mutembei, Ag. Director, Wangari Maathai Institute, Prof. S.G. Kiama, Principal, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences with Director, Gwangju Institute, South Korea|
Prof. H. Mutembei, the Ag. Director, Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies and Prof. S.G. Kiama, Principal, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences deliberates with the Director, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology on specific activities of the MoU to be conducted between the Wangari Maathai Institute and Gwangju Institute including Internship, joint research projects, joint workshops and staff exchange. The meeting was held in May 31, 2016 at Norfolk Hotel.
- Green Belt Movement (GBM)
- Science Initiative Group
- Regional Initiative in Science and Education
- University of Copenhagen
- RISE AFFNET UON Node
- U.S. Department of State
- The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
- United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP)
- Graduate School of Frontier Sciencies, University of Tokyo
- The University of Kentucky (UK) USA
- The Nile Project
- Fundacion Mujeres Por Africa
- Kenya Forest Research Institute (KEFRI)
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