Category ASOP

THE AFRICAN SCHOOLS OUTREACH PROGRAM

REPORT ON THE IVVN- KeAWARD AFRICAN SCHOOL SCIENCE OUTREACH ACTIVITIES HELD IN KENYA IN NOVEMBER 2021 INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION OF WOMEN SCIENTISTS IN KENYA Dr Esther Maina showing Loresho Secondary students how to use a micropipette during one of the…

IMPACT OF THE ASOP

Impact To Date The pilot programme trained 7 scientists from Kenya, Nigeria, Cameroon and Zambia and later expanded to South Africa, Uganda and Ethiopia, bringing the total to 12 trained members. Since the programme’s launch in March 2019, the ASOP…

SCHOOLS OUTREACH PROGRAM

Held on 19th June 2021 THE BIOTECHNOLOGY CENTRE,KENYA AGRICULTURAL & LIVESTOCK RESEARCH ORGANIZATION (KALRO), NAIROBI The Kenyan Chapter of the African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (KeAWARD) is actively involved in empowering high school students through mentorship and motivational…

NANYUKI VOCATIONAL TRAINING

Held on 15-16thJune 2021 NANYUKI VOCATIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTENANYUKI, LAIKIPIA COUNTY In June 2021, KeAWARD scientists and partners successfully delivered a 2-day Training of Trainers (ToT) on June 15th -16th. Twenty-five (25) county ward agricultural extension officers from three Sub-Counties in Laikipia County at Nanyuki Vocational training Institute, Nanyuki Town. The…