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The confirmation of Peste des petit ruminants(PPR) in Kenya and perception of the disease in West Pokot
(Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi, 2014)
Marakwet district is an arid district in Kenya where livestock keeping is a major activity. There have been severe outbreaks of PPR in Kenya since when it was first suspected in 1992 and confirmed in Turkana District in ...
Primary education in Kenya
The study provides a critical analysis of primary education in Kenya between 1989 and 2002, focusing on participation, internal efficiency and equity. Key findings indicated that the major challenges facing primary school ...
The effects of oil discovery on Kenyan National Security
(University of Nairobi, 2015)
An analysis of fish farming post economic stimulus program in Kibwezi, Makueni County, Kenya
(University of Nairobi, 2018)
Communities living in Arid and Semi-arid Lands (ASALs) face many challenges such as poverty, food insecurity and malnutrition, and limited means of livelihoods. This has been worsened by the rapid changing climate that has ...
Housing strategies in Kenyan towns and dweller-initiated transformations-Case estates from Nairobi
Housing demand in Nairobi city has exceeded her rapid population growth culminating in shortage, contributory to informal settlements, and now increasingly attributed to dweller-initiated transformation in formal housing. ...
The response of the family planning association of Kenya to changes in its operating environment
The environment is important to any organization. Organizations must maintain a strategic fit with the environment if they are to survive, succeed and grow. They also have to respond to its dynamism, heterogeneity, ...
Applicability of financial crisis predictive model to bank failures in Kenya
This study set out to achieve the following two objectives: 1. Test the applicability of the theories of financial crisis predictive model to bank failures in Kenya. 2. Identify the key macroeconomic variables In ...
Factors influencing the formation and operation of non-governmental organizations in Kenya
The objective of this study was to explore the factors influencing the formation and operation of NGOs in Kenya. It focused on those NGOs with their headquarters in Nairobi. The number of NGOs operating in Kenya continued ...
Challenges and survival strategies of supermarkets in Nairobi, Kenya
The purpose of this study was to investigate the challenges and survival strategies of Supermarkets in Nairobi, Kenya. Specifically, the study was aimed at determining the competitive challenges that are faced by supermarket ...
The impact of age at first birth and age at first birth and age at first marriage on fertility in Kenya
This study examines the impact of age at first birth and age at first marriage on fertility in Kenya, using the data drawn from Kenya Fertility Survey file. The mean ages at first birth and first marriage, total fertility ...