This year's Global Theme is "End Inequalities, End AIDS Pandemics' and the National Theme is "End Teenage Pregnancy towards Eliminating Inequalities & New HIV Infections: #Komesha Mimba za Utotoni"
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The Kenya Space Agency (KSA) has announced the winner of the Kenya Space Agency research grant for the FY 2021/2022. This award stems from the research chair programme. KSA set aside Ksh 10 million (USD 89,245) for the award of Research Chairs (RC) for FY 2021/2022. The RCs were for 3U Nanosatellite Model Development, Land Cover Data Collection Application Development and Small-scale Crop Mapping Application using Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML).
The three students who graduated in the 65th graduation ceremony were
First Class Honors
Second Class Honours (Lower Division)
Commencement and resumption date for the academic year 2021/2022 - first semester will be on Monday 20th September 2021.
Thanks to the generous support of the Open Society Initiative of East Africa, a team from the University of Nairobi Led by Prof. Madara Ogot, the DVC, Research, Production and Extension and also a faculty member of the department of mechanical and manufacturing engineering were able to develop and manufacture a medical grade oxygen concentrator. This will go along way in supporting oxygen therapy provision in low-resource settings. Watch Full Video.
Young entrepreneurs and academics from Kenya, Ghana, Korea, India, Mexico and Denmark pitched their water solutions in a unique, hybrid setting. Over 90 Students, 2 Foundations, 24 Companies, 21 Universities, 11 Start-ups, 4 Embassies, 19 Mentors and 13 Speakers participated in the DTU-initiative Next Generation Water Action, which culminated on May 18, 2021, with a successful part virtual, part physical celebration of all the startups and student teams that made it to the finals.
Join UoN's International Day Against Drug Abuse (IDADA) and Illicit Trafficking on Friday June 25, 2021 at 2.00pm online via zoom link