|Dan Oluoch, PhD student defending his doctoral proposal|
The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies holds PhD students' proposal defense in conjunction with students’ peer proposal presentations on Tuesday May 31, 2016 at the Clinical Studies’ Small Animal Seminar room.
|From the left, Mahesh Pradhan, Jane Nishida, Prof. Henry Mutembei, Director, Wangari Maathai Institute, Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Vice Chancellor, University of Nairobi, Judy Braus, Ginger Potter, and Prof. S.G. Kiama, Principal, CAVS during the launch of Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) at Vetlab Golf Club, Wangari Maathai Institute, the University of Nairobi|
The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies hosted the launch of Global Environmental Education Partnership Africa (GEEP) event on 27th May 2016. The launch underscored the Institute’s credentials as a global front-runner in environmental education.This prestigious event was meant to create a vibrant learning network designed to build capacity in member countries and hence strengthening, sustaining, and institutionalizing environmental education. It brought together leaders from various countries around the world to leverage the power of environmental education for a healthier environment for all.
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
|Ms. Rotich, MSc. student at Wangari Maathai Institute plants a tree alongside the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, 1st from the left, 2nd from left is Mr. Kahi, PhD student and 1st from right is Aisha Karanja, GBM's ED|
The Wangari Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies was honoured to host a tree planting ceremony on 19th May 2016 which was commemorated in conjuction with the students and staff members from College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences. Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Vice Chancellor, graced the ceremony whose purpose was to respect and conserve the environment as enshrined in the University of Nairobi’s core values.
- 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