Research and dissemination institute in Kenya focussing on forrestry and sustainability
Expertise: Plant Pathology, Participatory Research methods, Data Base Management
and Project Implementation in Household Energy Conservation and
Professional/ Work Experience: Extensive experience in disease dynamics in agro-forestry systems, Tree seed pathology, Participatory Research Methods, Forest governance,
Developed 2 Databases which are running, Implemented a household energy
conservation in the peri-urban areas of Nairobi city for Winrock International Kenya, International
Conference Organizing, Consultancies in Community Seed Banking and
Household Energy conservation.
Affiliation: Affiliated to the International Forestry Resources and Institutions
(IFRI) research network as the data manager for the Kenyan
Collaborative Research center, Member of the American Phytopathological Society (APS), Kenya Professional
Association for Women in Agriculture and Environment (KEPAWAE), Member
of the African Women in Science and Enginering (AWSE), and Member of
International Forest Pathology Association as well as the Kenyan
Mycological Society of Kenya.
Geo Interest: East Africa, South and West Africa, Australia, USA and Nordic countries.
GDN Subject Interests: Food Policy and Food Security | Agriculture and Farming Systems | Forestry | Community Based Rural Development | Climate Change | Training and Distance Learning | Poverty Reduction | Gender and Human Development | Decentralization | Policy Process | Rural and Renewable Energy