Prof. J. Terrence McCabe, Director, Environment and Society Program, Department…
Kenya is aggressively investing in her infrastructure in view of becoming a middle-income country by…
THEME: Catalyzing Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security through Research, Technology and Innovation.
Call for applications for Integrated Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Audit Training at the…
The livestock biodiversity suffers a threat from human civilization through abandonment and/or intensification of agricultural activities. This paper documents dynamism of dairy breed biodiversity and its determinants.
Data was collected byRead more
Livestock food systems play key subsistence and income generation roles in low to middle-income countries and are important networks for zoonotic disease transmission. The aim of this study was to use a value chain framework to characterize the broiler chicken meat system of Nairobi, itsRead more
The effects of brisket fat, soy protein isolate, and cornstarch on chemical and textural properties of rabbit sausages were studied using surface response methodology. Sausage samples were prepared using a five-level three-variable Central Composite Rotatable Design with 16 combinations,Read more
In many African cultures, insects are part of the diet of humans and domesticated animals. Compared to conventional food and feed sources, insects have been associated with a low ecological footprint because fewer natural resources are required for their production.
The African Drylands Institute for Sustainability (ADIS) in collaboration with the Millennium Water Alliance (MWA),Read more
This film covers a research feedback workshop for stakeholders in Isiolo, Samburu and Laikipia Counties to evaluate the impact of LAPSSET projects on their communities. It was organised by African Drylands Institute for Sustainability (Adis) University of Nairobi and CORDAID, held in IsioloRead more
The training was officially opened by Prof. Rose Nyikal, the Principal of the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, benefited a total of 30 technical staff in the livestock and rangelands sectors from 5 pastoral Counties of Wajir, Isiolo, Turkana, Garissa, and Marsabit.