Component 3 Scholars – MSC (43)

Mwikamba Jimson Nyambu

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural and Applied Economics at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Analysis of extent and effects of mobile phone use on productivity of climate smart horticulture farmers in Taita-Taveta County, Kenya

Mwikamba Jimson Nyambu

Status: Ongoing

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Henry Chadwick Bironga

Degree being pursued: MSc in Economics at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  Factors Influencing Fish and Goats Meat End Market Trends in Kenya’s Marsabit

Henry Chadwick Bironga

Status: Ongoing

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Otieno Kenneth Ocholla

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics and Resource Management at Moi University

Research Project Title: Factors contributing to success or failure of improved indigenous chicken varieties by rural farmers in assisted technology adoption.

Otieno Kenneth Ocholla

Status: Ongoing

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Mose Edgar Matonda

Degree being pursued: MSc in Data Analytics at KCA University

Research Project Title:  Factors Influencing Adoption of Big Data Analytics on CSA in Kisumu County

Mose Edgar Matonda

Status: Ongoing

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Wahito Samson Machohi

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology and Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  Role of ICT in Green Gram Productivity in Machakos County

Wahito Samson Machohi

Status: Ongoing

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Munyua Lazarus Mburugu

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural and Applied Economics at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Project Title:  Effects of Agricultural Market Information on Household Income for Tomato Small Holder Farmers in Nyeri County

Munyua Lazarus Mburugu

Status: Ongoing

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Kipsang Gilbert

Degree being pursued: MSc in Microbiology at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Response of wheat cultivar to arbuscular mycorrhiza colonization under salinity stress

Kipsang Gilbert

Status: Ongoing

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Kinyingi Gabriel Kinyua

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agri-Enterprise Development at Egerton University

Research Project Title: Factors affecting access and use of agro-meteorology advisory services among potato agri-enterprises in Nyeri County

Kinyingi Gabriel Kinyua

Status: Ongoing

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Bor Shadrack Mibei

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agribusiness Management and Trade at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title: An economic analysis of tomato production efficiency in Kajiado South Sub-county, Kajiado County, Kenya.

Bor Shadrack Mibei

Status: Ongoing

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Njeru Catherine Wanja

Degree being pursued: MSc in Applied Analytical Chemistry at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title: Prolonging Shelf Life of Fresh Beef with Charcoal Fuel Gases

Njeru Catherine Wanja

Status: Ongoing

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Too Eric Kipkorir

Degree being pursued: MSc in Microbiology at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title:  Evaluation of safety and efficacy of a new thermotolerant vaccine in goats and sheep in Baringo county

Too Eric Kipkorir

Status: Ongoing

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Koech Sammy Rotich

Degree being pursued: MSc in Range Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Analysis of livestock manure management practices and methane emissions under pastoral system in Kajiado County

Koech Sammy Rotich

Status: Ongoing

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Namaemba Christine

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics at Maseno University 

Research Project Title:  Evaluating the Socio-Economic Impacts of Cage Fish Farming on Livelihoods of the Communities in Lake Victoria Basin: Case Study of Siaya County

Namaemba Christine

Status: Ongoing

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Domokwang Dakta Sammy

Degree being pursued: MSc in Climate Change Science at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Climate change and the future of pastoralists in ASALs communal lands

Domokwang Dakta Sammy

Status: Ongoing

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Wafula Namulaanda Benedette

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics and Resource Management at Moi University

Research Project Title:  Economic Analysis of CSA: A Case of Fisheries in Kakamega County, Kenya

Wafula Namulaanda Benedette

Status: Ongoing

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Odwar Allan Ayaga

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Systems and Technology at United States International University- Africa

Research Project Title:  Integration of Geospatial and Agro Weather Data to Generate Agribusiness Decision Support System

Odwar Allan Ayaga

Status: Ongoing

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Paul Bischorff Kanuna

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology at Multimedia University of Kenya

Research Project Title: Evaluation of the use of ICT in banana value chain with a focus on smallholder farmers in Nyeri County

Paul Bischorff Kanuna

Status: Ongoing

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Jerop Edith

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics at University of Eldoret

Research Project Title: Mitigation strategies adopted by livestock farmers to enhance resilience on climate change in West Pokot county

Jerop Edith

Status: Ongoing

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Matilda Mumbua Mutiso

Degree being pursued: MSc in Entrepreneurship at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Project Title: Influence of agro dealer advisory services in climate smart agriculture implementation by agripreneurs in Machakos County

Matilda Mumbua Mutiso

Status: Ongoing

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Gichuki Paul Ngugi

Degree being pursued: MSc in Geography at Egerton University

Research Project Title: An assessment of effects of rainfall variability on pastoral livelihoods and coping strategies in Kajiado Central Sub county Kenya

Gichuki Paul Ngugi

Status: Ongoing

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Njoroge Kabochi Elias

Degree being pursued: MSc in Animal Science at Maseno University

Research Project Title: Evaluation of croton megalocarpus nuts as a livestock feed resource in Laikipia county, Kenya

Njoroge Kabochi Elias

Status: Ongoing

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Kinyangi Kinusu Kevin

Degree being pursued: MSc in Climate Change and Adaptation at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation in County Integrated Development Plans (CIDPs) To Enhance Community Resilience -Case of Machakos County

Kinyangi Kinusu Kevin

Status: Ongoing

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Gudere Anne Ngauri

Degree being pursued: MSc in Climate Change and Environment Sustainability at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title:  Adoption of Climate Smart Technologies and Practices Among Agro Pastoralists of Marsabit County

Gudere Anne Ngauri

Status: Ongoing

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Kinyimu Salim Juma

Degree being pursued: MSc in Distributed Computing Technology at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Establishment of a computer-based livestock diseases surveillance, reporting and early warning advisories

Kinyimu Salim Juma

Status: Ongoing

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Ademba Apelles Akinyi

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology and Audit at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology

Research Project Title:  Innovative Application of ICT Tools for Climate Change Adaptation in Kisumu and Siaya Counties

Ademba Apelles Akinyi

Status: Ongoing

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Apondo Omedo Joackim

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology and Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  Digitalization of Multi-Stakeholder Structures Along Sorghum Value Chain in Siaya County

Apondo Omedo Joackim

Status: Ongoing

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Kalawa Gitonga Gregory

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agribusiness Management at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title:  Analysis of Sorghum Value Chain and Marketing Gaps in Oldonyiro Ward in Isiolo County

Kalawa Gitonga Gregory

Status: Ongoing

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Mucheke Kobia Kariri

Degree being pursued: MSc in Engineering Systems and Management at Egerton University

Research Project Title:  Internet of Things (IoT) Queen Bee Hatching and Beehive Monitoring System

Mucheke Kobia Kariri

Status: Ongoing

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Paul Murage

Degree being pursued: MSc in Environmental Engineering and Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Project Title: Impact of Organic and Conventional Croping System on soil and water loss and crop water use efficiency in Muranga County, Kenya using WEPP model.

Paul Murage

Status: Ongoing

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Okumu Janet Julie

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics at Maseno University

Research Project Title: Sustainability of CSA projects and their contribution toward poverty reduction in Kakamega County

Okumu Janet Julie

Status: Ongoing

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Lang’at Nickson Kiprotich

Degree being pursued: MSc in Environmental Governance at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  Assessment of Rift Valley Fever Surveillance and Control Strategy in Marigat Sub-County, Baringo County, Kenya

Lang’at Nickson Kiprotich

Status: Ongoing

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Kimani Wacera Caroline

Degree being pursued: MSc in Range Management at University of Nairobi

 

Research Project Title:  Assessment of Some Factors Influencing Human-Elephant Conflicts in Southern Kenya

Kimani Wacera Caroline

Status: Ongoing

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Githienya Ruth Njeri

Degree being pursued: MSc in Food Science and Technology at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Project Title: Development of a high protein complementary food based on Irish potatoes and common beans

Githienya Ruth Njeri

Status: Ongoing

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Mulwa Simon Mutuku

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title: Application of AMIS for improved access to Agricultural Market Information: Case Study of Machakos County, Kenya.

Mulwa Simon Mutuku

Status: Ongoing

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Ngiri Stephania Makena

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Economics at Kenyatta University 

Research Project Title:  An Economic Analysis of Pigeon Pea Production Technologies and Adoptive Behaviour Among Farmers in Machakos County

Ngiri Stephania Makena

Status: Ongoing

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Gatheru Muriithi Morris

Degree being pursued: MSc in Information Technology and Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  The Role of ICT Technologies in Climate Change Resilience and Mitigation for Potato Farmers in Nyandarua Counties

Gatheru Muriithi Morris

Status: Ongoing

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Musyoka Catherine Ndumi

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural and Applied Economics at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Project Title: Determining the factors enhancing performance and profitability of pigeon pea value chain in Machakos County

Musyoka Catherine Ndumi

Status: Ongoing

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Kogo Thomas

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural Resource Management at Embu University

Research Project Title: Assessing the contribution of fodder conservation for improved dairy productivity among small holder farmers in Nyeri County

Kogo Thomas

Status: Ongoing

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Mercy Nkirote

Degree being pursued: MSc in Agricultural and Applied Economics at University of Nairobi

 Research Project Title:  Impact of Milk Processor Linkages on Production Among Households in Kakamega County

Mercy Nkirote

Status: Ongoing

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Chirchir Gabriel Kipkemei

Degree being pursued: MSc in Physics at Egerton University

Research Project Title: Investigation of Electronic, Structural and Mechanical Properties of FeMnP1-xAx (A=Si, Ga, Ge; x=0.33 and 1-x=0/66) as a potential Magnetocaloric Refrigerant Alloy

Chirchir Gabriel Kipkemei

Status: Ongoing

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Wafula Walter Magero

Degree being pursued: MSc in Range Management at University of Nairobi

Research Project Title:  Analysis of Pastoral Herd Composition, Grazing Patterns and Drivers of Urban and Peri-Urban Pastoralism in Nairobi City County

Wafula Walter Magero

Status: Ongoing

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Muriuki Paul Ngari

Degree being pursued: MSc in Microbiology at Kenyatta University

Research Project Title:  Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of Inactivated Thermostable Vaccine Against Nairobi Sheep Diseases

Muriuki Paul Ngari

Status: Ongoing

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