EGERTON

P.O Box 536-20115
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UNIVERSITY

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DIVISION OF RESEARCH & EXTENSION
OFFICE THE DIRECTOR

ON-GOING DONOR FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS - 2021

  Project Title

Principal Investigator

Faculty / Dept

Funding Agency

Funding Period

Egerton Collaborator/s

External Collaborator/s

1.  

Strengthening agriprenuership and community engagement training in east ,west and north Africa.(AGRIENGAGE)

Prof. Patience Mshenga

AGEC/AGBM

Erasmus + Programme of the European Union

2021-2024

None

1.Pwani University

2.Pwani University

3.Uganda Martyrs University

4.University of Pavia

5.University of Copenhagen

6.Mohamed iv Polytechnic University

7.University of Abomey Calavi

8.RUFORUM

2.  

Problem based learning bioeconomy entrepreneurship and capacity building programme in Africa(PBL-BioAfrica)

Prof. Patience Mshenga

AGEC/AGBM

Finish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2020-2024

None

1.Pwani University

2.Pwani University

3.Mulungushi University

4.University of Zambia

5.Aalto University

3.  

Partnerships for sustainable solutions with Sub-Sahara Africa.

Dr. Arnold Opiyo

Faculty of Agriculture

Germany Ministry of Education and Research

2021-2024

None

BMBF-DAAD

4.  

Innovative technology for rearing queen bee (Apis mellifera) to increase quality honey production and pollination services in Kenya.

Mr. Joel Masobo

Finance Department

Egerton University(Agro-based science park)

2021-2022

Prof Paul Kimurto

None

5.  

Improving medical education through blending bedside and skills labs teaching approaches in Egerton university, faculty of health sciences.Covid-19 reflection training.

Dr. Ronald Obwoge

Health Sciences

Spencer Foundation

2020-2025

1.Prof. Isaac Kibwage

2.Prof.Fred Keraro

1.Dr. Prisca Mosol-Moi University

6.  

Pyrethrum in Bloom: Bring back the power of pyrethrum to enhance livelihoods of small holders in Kenya.

Prof. Josiah Omollo

CHS

Innovate Uk

2020-2023

None

1.Royal Botanic gardens

2.Boiextractions(Wales) Ltd

3.Jatflora Ltd

4.Grow Tech Nurseries

7.  

Validating Climate Smart Fish Marketing Value Addition and Post-Harvest Technologies for Improved Food and Nutrition Security

Dr. Maureen Cheserek

Fond/Health Sciences

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2023

1.Dr. Erick Ochieng Ogello

2.Ms. Susan A. Otieno

1.Dr. Kevin Odhiambo Obiero

2. Ms Everlyn Gatwiri

3.Mr Stanley Mworia

8.  

Innovative learning and co-operation of teaching methodology for scaling entrepreneurship in food and agribusiness in sub-saharan Africa 

Prof. Patience Mshenga

AGEC/AGBM

Erasmus + Programme of the European Union

2020 -2023

None

1.Hame University of Applied Science

2.Pwani University

3.Bishop Stuart University

4.Jomo Kenyatta University

5.Zambia University

6.Aalto University Education

9.  

Multiplication and dissemination of climate smart indigenous chicken breed lines and associated technologies, innovations and management practices.

Dr. K. Ngeno

Animal Science

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2023

None

1.Prof.George Oduho

2.Dr. Evans Ilatsia

3.Dr. Joel Khobondo

10.  

Validating climate smart fish culture systems (CSFCS) for increased aquaculture productivity and livelihood security in Kenya.

Prof. Julius Kipkemboi

Science/ Biological Sciences

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2023

Prof. Nzula Kitaka

1.Dr.Jonathan Munguti-KMFRI

2.Dr. Kevin Obiero-KMFRI

3.Dr. Domitila Kyule-KMFRI

4.Ms. Jane Fonda-KMFRI

5.Dr. Judith Makwali-UOE

6.Prof.David Liti-UOE

7.Prof. Boaz Kaunda-UOE

11.  

A Model for Predicting undergraduate students’adoption of E-learning in Kenya’s Public university doctorate research work.

Mr. Gatuno Daniel Makini

Faculty of Education

NRF

2020-2023

1.Prof. Ezra Mritim

2.Prof. Fred Keraro

None

12.  

Development of invitro regeneration systems U Tamarillo (Cyphomandra betacea) as an alternative propagation method and assessment of generic stability.

Post-Doctoral Fellowship-OWSD

MS Jeanne D’Arc Rusizana

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency

2020-2023

Prof. Richard Mulwa

None

13.  

Support to capacity building of Turkana County extension systems for strengthening of the sorghum, cowpea and oil crops value chains.

Prof. Paul Kimurto

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

2020-2022

None

Turkana  County

14.  

Graphene-based nanomaterials for solar energy conversion application

Dr. Tabitha A. Amollo

Physics

TWAS-World Academy of Science.

2020-2022

None

None

15.  

Introgression of brown mid-rib and stay green traits on sweet sorghum to enhance feed value for dairy production in Kenya.

Prof. Erick Cheruiyot

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2022

1.Dr James Ondieki

2.Prof. James Owuoche

Ms.Esther Kimani-KALRO

16.  

Effectiveness of selected communication channels on adoption process of hermetic bags storage technology by small maize farmers in Nakuru County

Ms. Naomi Ng’endo

Faculty of Education

NRF

2020-2022

1.Dr.Catherine Munyua

2.Dr. Dolphine Odero

None

17.  

Sexuality and religion in east Africa

Dr. Damaris Parsitau

Gender

University of Edinburg-Scotland

2020-2021

None

Edinburg University Scotland

18.  

Climate smart beekeeping for improved incomes, food and nutrition in Kajiado,Siaya and Tana River counties

Mr. Stephen Kagio

Apiculture & Sericulture

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Kajiado County

2.Siaya County

3.Tna River County

19.  

Validating and Promoting improved fish strains and Health management practices.

Dr.Erick Otachi

Science/Biological Sciences

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Dr.Domitila Kyule-KMFRI

2.Mr. Joseph Kamuthanga

20.  

Bean value chain for service Provider Smart pigeon Pea Agronomic Practices

Prof. Paul Kimurto

Faculty of Agriculture

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Laikipia County

2.Nyeri County

21.

Validating and scaling up quality seed potato production post-haves and distribution models & policies for improved access and incomes

Prof. Antony Kibe

CHS

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Dr. T.Mendez-International Potato Centre

2.Dr. J .Wagacha-Nairobi University

3.Prof. T.Losenge-Jomo Kenyatta University

4.Dr. I.Njagi-KALRO Embu

5.Mr. W. Kaguongo-National Potato Council

6.Ms. Dianah Gitonga-Bayer East Africa

22.  

Laser partners for University-led solutions engine (PULSE)

Joseph Mwangi Kanyua

Faculty of Agriculture

U.S Agency for International Development 

2020-2021

None

Dr. Yuehwern Yin-School of Industrial Engineering

23.  

Development and Promotion if Insect-based Feeds to Sustainably Increase Productivity, Income and Resilience of Fish Farming in Kenya

Dr. Kiplangat Ngeno

Animal Science

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Naftali Kanegeni

2.Dr. J.M K. Muia

3.Dr. Omasaki

24.  

Validation of Climate Smart Sorghum Technologies for Increased Productivity and Improved Livelihoods.

Prof. Samwel Mwonga

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Dr. Meshack Obonyo

1.Prof.Kahiu Ngugi-NARS

2.Ms. Teresa Okiyo-CGIAR

3.Dr. Janerose Muriuki-4.TECSOLS

5.Capital Growers

6.Multipurpose Co-operative Limited

25.  

Validation of Climate Smart Sorghum Technologies for Increased Productivity and Improved Livelihoods.

Dr. Meshack Obonyo

(Co-Implementer)

Science/ Biochemistry

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Prof. Samwel Mwonga

.Prof.Kahiu Ngugi-NARS

2.Ms. Teresa Okiyo-CGIAR

3.Dr. Janerose Muriuki-4.TECSOLS

5.Capital Growers

6.Multipurpose Co-operative Limitewaswa

26.  

Siaya Apiculture

Mr. Stephen Kagio

Apiculture & Sericulture

KCSAP-SCAVCDC

2020-2021

None

Siaya county government

27.  

Scaling-Up Climate Smart Water Harvesting Technologies To Increase Food and Nutrition Security in Semi -Arid Kenya.

Prof. Japheth Onyando

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

Kajiado county government

28.  

Dairy and Red Meat value chain

Prof. Joseph Matofari

DAFTEC

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Dr.Ondiek J

Dr.Bett H

Dr.Kashongwe O

Dr.Muthoka S

Kajiado county government

29.  

KAJIADO-Tomato Value Chain

Dr. Arnold Opiyo

Faculty of Agriculture

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Dr. H. Bett

Dr. J. Ombati

Dr. M. Cheserek

Dr. Parsitau

Dr.Nyalala

Prof. Saidi

Kajiado county government

30.  

KAJIADO-Sheep & Goats Value Chain

Dr. James O. Ondiek

Faculty of Agriculture

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Prof. J. Matofari

Dr.Ondiek J

Dr.Bett H

Dr.Kashongwe O

Dr.Muthoka S

Kajiado county government

31.  

KSCAP-Camel Milk Value Chain

Prof.J.Matofari

DAFTEC

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

Dr.Kennedy Wanjala-NARS

Dr. Peter Ndirangu-NARS

Mr. Warsame Jamal-Agro Industry

Mr.Khalif Abbey-Farmer

32.  

KCSAP-Indigenous Chicken Value Chain

Prof. J.K. Tuitoek

DAFTEC

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

Dr.Hillary K. Bett

Bomet county

33.  

KCSAP-Finger Millet Value Chain

Prof.Paul Kimurto

Faculty of Agriculture

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

Kisii County

34.  

KSCAP-Bio Energy Charcoal and Bruqutte Production.

Prof. Daudi Nyaanga

Faculty of Engineering

KCSAP

2020-2021

None

Dr. James Onchieku-Kisii University

Dr. Joseph Githiomi-KEFRI

35.  

Validating Climate Smart disease control technologies for enhanced adaptation and productivity of indigenous chicken.

Prof. Inyagwa Muleke

Faculty of Agriculture

KCSAP

2020-2021

Prof.Bockline Bebe

Dr.Erick Mungube-KALRO

Ms. Jane Githinji-Dvs-MAL&F

36.  

OWSD Early career fellowship Programme

Dr. Winfred Mulwa

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

OWSD Fellowship

2020-2021

None

None

37.  

Unlocking The Potential in Production and Marketing of Cassava-Foods and Feeds in Lamu,Kisumu and Busia counties.

Prof. Richard Mulwa

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

KALRO-KCSAP

2020-2021

None

1.Lamu County

2.Kisumu County

3.Busia County

38.  

COELIB (Centre of Excellence in Livestock Innovation and Business)

Prof. A. Kahi

Agriculture/ Animal Science

European Union

2019-2023

None

Netherlands Initiative for Capacity development in Higher Education

39.  

Access-Agriculture-AGEDEX

Simon Mutonga

AGEC

Access Agriculture

2019-2022

None

None

40.  

Evaluating Land Sharing Schemes between private and communal Ranches and Grazing intensity Effects on Biodiversity and Livestock in Laikipia-Kenya.

Dr. Wilfred Odadi

Natural

Resources (NARE)

FLAIR- fellowship

2019-2022

None

None

41.  

Slippery resource in peril; ecology of western Indian Ocean anguillid eels and their contribution to sustainable fisheries and livelihoods along the East coast of Africa.

Dr. Charles Kihia

Biological sciences

WIOMSA

2019-2022

None

1.Prof.O’Brien G-University of Mpumalanga

2.Dr. Mbaru E-KEMFRI

3.Ms. Hanzen C-Kwa Zulu Natal

42.  

Grain Legume Dryland Cereals Project

Prof. Nancy W. Mungai

CHS

RUFORUM

2019-2021

1. Dr. Arnold Opiyo-CHS

2. Mr.Hezekiziah Korir-CHS

None

43.  

Technical Support Partner on value Chain and Enterprise Support for OVC Households in Project Counties in Kenya

Dr David Kuria Wamukuru

FEDCOS

Christian Aid

2019 -2021

None

Mr.Davine Minayo

44.  

Supply Chain Optimisation and Engagement(GlobalSCOPE)

Dr. Arnold Opiyo

Crops, Horticulture and Soils

NCFM-UOL

2019-2021

None

Lincoln University

45.  

Egerton University-Bowie state University Student Exchange Program

Prof. Joshua Ogendo

Agriculture/Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

Bowie State University

2019-2020

None

Dr. Anne Osano

46.  

KCSAP Marsabit County Fish Value Chain Development Project

Dr. Steve Omondi Oduor

Biological Sciences

KALRO-KCSAP

2019-2020

None

Marsabit County

47.  

Eco-sensitive Fish for Nutrition Security (secure Fish) project activities.

Dr. Elizabeth Kamau Mbuthia.

FOND/Human Nutrition

Mississipi state University

2019-2020

None

1.Dr Mark Lawrence-USAID

2.Univeristy of Rhode Island

3.Washington University St Louis

4.Pwani University

5.Michigan State university

48.  

LDC Foundation Scholarship Fund

Prof. A.K. Faraj

DAFTEC

Louis Dreyfus Company

2019-2020

None

Louis Dreyfus Africa Proprietary Company Ltd

49.  

Civil Society Democratic Governance Facility (AMKENI WAKENYA II)

Dr. Ruth Aura

Law

UNDP

2019-2020

None

 Amkeni Wakenya

50.  

Food Safety management through hazard analysis and critical control point implementation in the tradition oil accessing line in Ethiopia,a case study of sesame (Sesame indicum L.) oil.

Ms. Abrehet F. Gebremeskel/ Prof. Mahungu

DAFTEC

OWSD (Organization) for Women in Science for the developing World)

2018-2022

Prof. Symon Mahungu

None

51.  

Center for Integrated Water and Basin Management (CIWAB)

Eng. Prof. Japheth O. Onyando

Soil and Water Engineering

The Delft Netherlands

2018- 2022

1.Prof Charles Merimba

2. Prof. Julius Kipkemboi

3. Prof. Wilkister Moturi

4.Dr.Vincent Odongo

5. Mr. Kennedy Ochieng

None

52.  

The Natural Pest Regulation on Orphan Crop Legumes in Africa (NaPROCLA) 

Prof. Joshua O. Ogendo

Agriculture/ CHS

BBSRC

2018-2021

1.Prof. R M Mulwa

2.Prof. E.K. Cheruiyot

3.Dr. P.k. Bett

4.Dr. Jane Nyaanga

None

53.  

Education and Training for Sustainable Agriculture and Nutrition in East Africa (EaTSANE)

Dr Lydia Maruti Waswa

Health Sciences/ FOND

NRF

2018 -2021

1.Prof. Samuel Mwonga

2.Samuel Mutuku

1.Justus Liebig University

2.University of Hohenheim (UHOH)

3.Makere University (MAK)

4.Royal Tropical Instutute

5.Mango Tree Education Enterprise LTD (Mango Tree)

54.  

Developing a new tool for phenotyping tick resistance in cattle

Prof Charles Mwendia

Biochemistry / Science

NRF

2018 - 2021

None

ILRI-Nairobi

55.  

Equipping the safe Foods reference Laboratory (SAF-LAB)

Prof. Charles Muleke

Veterinary

NRF

2018-2021

Prof.Abdul Faraj

None

56.  

Empowering Kenyan  youth through agribusiness incubation for improved livelihoods and economic development (AGLEAD)

Prof. P. Mshenga

Agriculture/ AGBM, AGEC

MasterCard Foundation through RUFORUM

2018-2020

None

1.Roselyne Vuyanzi Akidiva

2. Dr. Raphael Kinoti

57.  

Real-time Environmental Monitoring Using Innovative Wireless Sensor Technology: Using Lake Nakuru as a case study.

Prof Julius Kipkemboi

Science/ Biological Sciences

NRF

2018 -2020

1.Dr. Ronald Rop (Physics dept)

2.Alex K. Mugambi-ICT department

1.Prof. Samuel K. Rotich-Moi university

2.Joan J. Masai-Kenya Education Network

58.  

Status of Community Policing: Impact on Incidences of Criminal Activities, Mechanisms, Challenges and Policy Prospects in Selected Counties of Kenya.

Prof Mark Okere

FEDCOS

NRF

2018 -2020

1.Prof. Dolphine A. Odero

2.Dr.K. Bor

3.Dr. K. Onyancha

4.Mr. Kennedy Ogutu

1.Isacko Diba Yattani-Garissa University

2.Dr. Joshia Osamba-Karatina Univeristy

59.  

Using Biotechnology tools to enhance breeding and sustainable use of taro (Colocasia sp); an orphaned but highly promising food and nutritional security crop in Kenya.

Dr Indieka Stephen Abwao

Science/ Biochemistry

NRF

2018-2020

None

.Dr steven Runo-Kenyatta University

60.  

Enhancing Public Health Awareness on food safety risks associated with Livestock feeding practices in the Peri-Urban Slums of Kisumu city, Kenya.

Prof Charles Muleke Inyagwa

Vet Medicine

NRF

2018-2020

None

1.Dr. Raymond Mdachi-BioRI

2.Dr. Kenneth Orengo-Central Veterinary Laboratories

61.  

Rheumatic Heart Disease: Regulatory T-Cell Levels Complementing Echocardiographic Case identification

Dr Denis Kipkemoi Rono

Health Sciences

NRF

2018-2020

None

1.Dr. Fredrick Bukahi-<https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University

2.Dr. Peter Waweru-BPharm

3.Dr. Ronald Tonui-Moi University

62.  

Development of biopesticides from medicinal plants and their microbial endophytes for control of maize and bean pathogens

Prof Josphat Matasyoh

Science/ Chemistry

NRF

2018-2020

1.Prof Isabel Wagara

2.Prof. S T. Kariuki

1. Prof. Beatrice Were – University of Eldoret

2. Dr W. Waudo - JKUAT

63.  

A new technique for locust mass culture for food and feeds industry in East Africa

Prof. Joshua O. Ogendo

Agriculture/CHS

EASTECO/

NRF

2018-2020

None

None

64.  

Training of teaching Staff in Agricultural and Livestock Biosciences

Dr. Isaac M. Kariuki

Agriculture/ AGBM, AGEC

MoHEST/

ADB

2018-2020

None

1.KEFRI

2.KAM

3.KEPSA

4.SOYAFRIC

65.  

Mitigating the Adverse Health Effects of Aflatoxins by reducing Human consumption: A Value Chain Approach

Dr Meshack Obonyo

Science/ Biochemistry

NRF

2018-2019

None

Dr. Huxley Makonde-Technical University of Mombasa

66.  

Improving cowpea productivity and utilization for enhanced food and nutrition security in East Africa Kenya (ICoFINSEC)

Prof. Abdul Faraj

Agriculture/ DAFTECH

NRF

2018-2019

None

1.Ms. Rose Kuruma-KALRO

2.Dr. Isaac Osuga-Kenyatta University

67.  

Cassava value chain upgrading for secure food nutrition income and resilience of small holder farmers in ASALs of Nakuru county

Prof  Richard Mulwa

CHS/ Agriculture

RUFORUM

2017-2021

1.Prof. Joshua Ogendo

2.Prof. Bockline Bebe

3.Prof.Joseph Matofari

4.Dr. Edith Gathungu

5. Mr. L Maina

1.Prof Peter Arama

2.Nyamu Nyango’ri-TVET

68.  

Phytochem Project

Prof Josphat Matasyoh

Science/ Chemistry

BMBF & DAAD

2017-2021

None

Prof. Michael spiteller

69.  

Enhancing Access to High Quality Seed Potato for Improved Productivity and Income of Smallholder Farmers in Nakuru County

Prof. Antony Kibe

Agriculture/CHS

RUFORUM

2017 -2021

None

None

70.  

Breeding success, Phenology and Population Dynamics of Endangered Forest Spiny reed frog (Afrixalus sylvaticus) in Shimba hills, Kenya

Mr. Alfayo Koskei

FERD/ NARE

IFS (International Foundation for Sciences)

2017-2020

1.Dr. Eshiamwata

2.Dr. Benard Kirui

None

71.  

Simulation based training to enhance maternal and newborn in Nakuru county Kenya

Dr Pamela Tsimbiri Fedha

Health Sciences

Laerdal Foundation

2017-2020

None

None

72.  

Nakuru Irrigation Acceleration Platforms (NIAP)

Prof A. Kibe

Agriculture/ CHS

SNV- Netherlands

2017 -2019

None

1.SNV Kenya

2.Nakuru County Government

3.Equity Bank

4.SunCulture

5.G.North & Son

73.  

Transforming African Agricultural Universities to Meaningfully Contribute to Africa’s Growth and Development (TAGDev)

Prof. Nancy W. Mungai

Agriculture/

CHS

The MasterCard Foundation through Regional University Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)

2016-2024

Prof. Patience Mshenga

1.Dr. Anthony Egeru- Regional University Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) 2.Pwani University, Uganda   3.TVET institutions - DTI, Baraka Agricultural College,

74.  

Vihiga Agricultural Enterprise Development Programme (VAED)

Dr. J. N. Wolukau

Agriculture/CHS

Office of the Vihiga County Woman Member of Parliament

2016-2021

1.Dr. P.S. Muliro

2.Dr. Ambula

3.Dr. Oscar Ingasia

4.Prof. J. Ogendo

Hon. Dorcas Kedogo-Office of the Vihiga County Women Member of Parliament

75.  

Enhancing Nutrition Services to Improve Maternal and Child Health in Africa and Asia (ENRICH)

Dr. Elizabeth Kamau- Mbuthia

Health Sciences/ FOND

World Vision Canada (WVC)

2016-2020

None

1.PwaniUniversity

2. Rhodes island university,USA

3.Washington University,st louis,USA

76.  

Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Agriculture and Agribusiness Management (CESAAM)

Prof. George Owuor

Agriculture/ AGEC,AGBM

World Bank

2016- 2020

1. Prof. Samuel Mwonga

Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

2. Dr. Mary Omwamba

3. Prof. Josephine Ouma

1.Ministry of Finance

2.Ministry of Higher Education

3.Moi University

4.Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University

77.  

Strengthening Capacities for Agricultural Education Research and Adoption in Kenya (SCARA)

Prof. Benedict Mutua

Engineering

The Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research, OeAD-GmbH

2016-2019

1.Dr. Raphael.M. Gacheiya

1.Dominic Ruffeis-Boku University

2.Prof. Loiskandl-Boku University

3.Florian Peloschek-Austria

78.  

Jihad for all? Religious Knowledge, Counter-Narrativity and De-Radicalization Strategies in Kenya

Dr. Halkano Abdi Wario

FASS/PPS

Volkswagen Foundation, Germany through the funding initiative-Knowledge for Tomorrow-Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa

2016-2019

None

1.Prof. Dr. Sebastian Lecocq- Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

2.Dr. Britta Frede of Centre for Modern Oriental Studies (Zentrum Moderner Orient-ZMO, Berlin,Germany)

3.Prof. Dr. Benjamin Soares- University of Florida, USA

Abdullahi Boru- Transparency International, Kenya Chapter

79.  

Molecular Characterization of the Microbial Communities of Traditional Spontaneously Fermented milk, Amabere Amaruranu in Kenya

Dr John Nduko

Agriculture/ DAFTECH

Michigan State University (GCFSI)

2016 - 2018

None

None

80.  

Impacting on productivity and livelihoods of smallholder households through sustainable intensification of conservation agriculture based maize-legume systems in western Kenya (CIMMYT-SIMLESA project)

Prof. Richard Mulwa

Agriculture/

CHS

CIMMYT

2016-2018

1.Prof. Joshua Ogendo Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

2.Prof. George Owuor

AGEC,AGBM Department

3.Prof. Samuel Mwonga

Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

None

81.  

Assessment of Performance of Social Assistance Programmes on the Welfare of Street Children in Nakuru Central Sub County, Nakuru County Kenya

Eliud Okumu Ongowo

FASS

NRF

2016-2018

1.Prof. Ngetich Kibet

2.Dr. Hadija Murenga

None

82.  

Subsurface Geochemistry in the Exploration of Hydrocarbons in the Chalbi basin, Marsabit County

Lorna Chesir

MSc Student

NRF

2016-2018

1.Prof. Moses Rotich

2.Dr. Peter Ongoma

None

83.  

Effects of parasitoid wasp, extracts of garlic and chilly on greenhouse whitefly infestation on tomato performance.

Jacob S. Masai Sumaili

MSc Student

NRF

2016-2018

1.Prof. Mwanarusi Sidi

2.Prof. Alice Kamau

 

84.  

Masters study in chemistry

Peter Mwangi Kimani

MSc Student

NRF

2016-2018

Dr. Peter Ongoma

None

85.  

Mycoplasma capricolumn subspp capricolumn atcc 27343 or nctc 10154

Zipporah A. W.  Waweru

PhD Student

NRF

2016-2018

Prof. Josiah Ouma Omolo

None

86.  

The effects of pests and diseases on propagation and conservation of Terminalia brown II in the drylands of Kenya.

Okeyo Michael Mairura

PhD Student

NRF

2016-2018

1.Prof. G.Obwoyere

2.Dr. P. Mkanji

3.Dr. M. Njuguna

None

87.  

AGRIFOSE 2030 PROJECT

Dr. Wambongo Recha

FERD

Lund University, Sweden

2016-2017

None

Professor Agnes Andersson Djurfedt- Lund University

88.  

Review and adaptation of CCTI modules and development of new modules for PGD ICT

NB/From ME report

Prof. Micah C. Chepchieng

FEDCOS/Psychology, Counseling and EDFO

Commonwealth of learning (COL)

Egerton University

University of Dare salaam – Tanzania

2016-2017

None

1.Commonwealth of learning (COL)

2.University of Dare salaam – Tanzania

3.Busitema University- Uganda

89.  

Performance of artificially cultured Polychaete worms as alternative sustainable marine fishing bait and mariculture fish feed in Kenya (RUGRG-2014-16-007) (RUFORUM FUNDED PROJECT)

Dr. Charles Kihia

Science/Biological Sciences

RUFORUM

2015-2017

None

1.Prof AW Muthumbi, Department of Biological, Sciences, <https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University

2.Dr .J Munguti, Aquaculture section, KEMFRI, Sagana Kenya

Mr. BM Muli, KWET Farmer Training Centre, Mtwapa

90.  

Grasshopper/ Locust Farming - as a Sustainable Feed/Food Source for Non- ruminant Livestock and Humans for Enhanced Food Security, Poverty Alleviation, And Resilience to Climate Change in Kenya.

Dr John Nduko

Agriculture/DAFTECH

Michigan State University

2015-2017

1.Dr. Anthony King’ori

2.Dr. Faith Toroitich-Department of Biological Sciences

3.Prof. Joshua Ogendo- CHS

4.Dr. James Ondiek

Ms. Bernadette Misiko

None

91.  

Mainstreaming Ecological Organic Agriculture (EOA) into National Policies, Strategies and Programmes in Africa

Prof. J. G. Mwangi

FEDCOS

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (Through Kenya Organic Agriculture Network (KOAN)

2014 – 2018

1.Prof Rhoda Jerop Birech – Crops, Horticulture and Soils.

2.Dr. A.W. Wakube

BioVision Africa Trust.

Kenya Organic Agriculture Network.

92.  

Mau Mara Serengeti (Mamase) Sustainable Water Initiative Project(file 2-get file 1)

Prof. Japheth Onyando

Engineering/Agricultural Engineering

Kingdom of Netherlands (UNESCO – IHE)

2014 –2017

1. Prof Jude Mathooko

Biological Sciences Department

2. Dr Vincent Odongo

3. Prof. Charles Merimba

Biological Sciences Department

None

93.  

Antibiotics and Anti-Quorum Sensing Compounds from African Fungal Endophytes Inhabiting Medicinal Plants and Cultures of Macromycetes (ASAFEM)

Prof. Josphat Matasyoh

Science/Chemistry

ERAFRICA (EU- Kenya)

2014-2017

 Prof. Isabel Wagara

1.Prof. Marc Stadler- Helmhotz Center for Research in Infectious Diseases, Braunschweig Germany

2.Prof. Roderich Suessmuth-  Technical University of Berlin, Germany

3.Dr Cony de Cock- Catholic university of Louvain, Belgium

4.Dr. Hafizah Chenia- University of KwaZulu Natal, South

94.  

Egerton University-<https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University, HIV Capacity Building Fellowship Program (UHIV PROGRAM)

Dr. N.K Njogu

Health Sciences

<https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University

2014-2015

1.Mr Samuel Mbugua

2.Ms Reena Waweru

<https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University

95.  

Enhancing Capacity of Egerton Seed Unit (ESU)

Prof. Paul Kimurto

Agriculture/Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

2013 – 2015

Bernard Towet

1.Dr. Isaiah Gatongi

2.Paul Korir

96.  

Diversifying Food Systems: Horticultural Innovations and Learning for Improved Nutrition and Livelihood in East Africa (HORTINLEA)

Dr. A. M. Opiyo

Agriculture/CHS

Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

2013 -2018

1.Dr. H. K. Bett

Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

2.Dr. Job Kibiwot Langat

Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness,

3.Prof. S. Mwonga

Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils

1.Prof. Dr. Tilman Bruck, Susanne Huyskens-Keil, Wolfgang Bokelmann,

2.Prof. Dr. Hermann Lotze –Campen, Dr Susanne Neubert, 3.Dr. K. Plassman, Dr Silke Stober and Sindu W. Kebede,

Humboldt University of Berlin(HUB) and The Deutsches Institut fur Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin, Germany (DIW)

4.Prof. Dr. Ulrike Grote, Prof Tilman Bruck , Sabina Khatri, Hanna Homeister, Christopher Kimutai Kiprono and Anja FaBe, Institute For Environmental Economics and world tradeLeibnz University of Hannover(LUH)

5.PartoTeherani-Kronner and Christine BauhardtFAH Gender and Globalization

6.Ann Kingiri- African Center of Technology Study,Kenya

7.Kwadwo Asenso-Okyere- International Food Policy Research Institute, Ethiopia

8.John Msuya- Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania

9.Charles Franz, Bernhard Trierweiler, Rolf Geisen

Department of Safety and Quality of Fruit and vegetables,Max Rubner-Institute (MRI)

10.SaschaRohn, Department of food Chemistry, University of Hamburg

11.HeikoMibus-Schoppe,Geisenheim UniversityJulius Maina, Remmy Kasili and Gaston Kenji,Department of Food Science and Post Harvest Technology-Jomo Kenyatta University

97.  

Transforming Universities to Stimulate Pro-poor Agri-Enterprise Development in Eastern Africa Using Value Chain and the Round Table Approach to Postgraduate Training

Prof. P. Mshenga

Agriculture/AGBM/AGEC

Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM

2012-2013

None

1.RUFORUM

2.Pwani University

3.Round Table Africa(RTA)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction(IIRR)

98.  

Enhancing Production, Value Addition, and Marketing of Indigenous Vegetables (Cow Pea, Nightshades, Spider Plants, Amaranthus, Pumpkins) French Beans and Mushrooms in Kenya

Prof. R.S. Mulwa

Agriculture/CHS

KAPAP

2011-2014

None

1.Prof. John. H. Nderitu-Mount Kenya Universit

2.Prof. Dorcas K. Isutsa- Chuka University

3.Prof. Agnes Mwang’ombe, Dr. Margaret J. Hutchinson-<https://www.uonbi.ac.ke/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pwani University

4.Dr. Gideon Njau Mwai- Bondo University

5.Dr. Esther Kioko and Dr. Patrick N. Muthoka-National Museums of Kenya

6.Mr. Fredrick Musieba- Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute

99.  

ICDD Project/UniBRAIN grass up now consortium (GUNC)/FNPP Project

Prof. Joseph. Matofari

Agriculture/DAFTECH

University of Kassel

2010 -2019

1.Prof. J.K. Lagat

2.Dr. Jonah Muthui

None

100.  

Building Adaptation  Capacities for climate change in Kenya through participatory research training and outreach (CAPro)

Prof. Nancy Mungai /Prof. F.K. Lelo

Agriculture/CHS

Rockefeller foundation

2010-2013

1.Prof. Wanjiku Chiuri

2.Prof. Omedo Bebe

3.Prof. Mathew Chemilil

4.Dr. Margaret Ngigi

5.Dr. Samuel Kariuki

Department of Biological Sciences

6.Dr. Susan Kamuru Department of Applied Community Development Studies

None

101.  

AGRO-BASED SCIENCE PARK

Prof. P. Kimurto

Agriculture/ CHS

AGRA

ICRISAT

Confucius Institute

Egerton University

Nakuru County Government

2010 to date

1.Mr. S.M. Kagio, Department of Animal Sciences

2.Prof. Muleke- Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery

1. Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives

Ø Proposed Collaborators

a. KARLO

b. ADC

c. KEPHIS

d. Private Owners

e. Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute (KIRDI)

f. National Council of Science and Technology(NCST)

g. United Nations Industrial Development Organisation(UNIDO)

h. Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology(MoHEST)

i. Ministry of Planning, National development and Vision 2030

j. Ministry of Agriculture

102.  

Establishing Capacity and Facilities at Egerton University in The Context of a Joint Delivery on International Masters in Limnology and Wetland Ecosystems

Prof. Nzula Kitaka

Science/ Biological Sciences

UNESCO-IHE

and Austrian Development Agency (ADA)

2009- 2025

None

Austrian Academy of Sciences’

103.  

             

104.  

             

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