Past Research Projects in School of Continuing and Distance Education


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Past Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Ict-supported Distance Education In Institutions Of Higher Learning In Kenya: Towards The Development Of Technical And Educational Quality Indicators And Functional Parameters’,

Lead Researcher: Prof. Elijah Omwenga,

Others: Prof. Arno Libotton,

Prof. Fredrick Questier,

Prof. Peter Wagacha,

Prof. Christopher Gakuu,

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Dr. Joyce Mbwesa , Dr. Robert Oboko

Dr. Patricia Muchiri

2011 2014 10 ILLION KENYA SHILLINGS View Details
Development Of E-content For Project Proposal Writing Training Materials For Study Fellows In The

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Prof. Christopher Gakuu

2011 2012 View Details
Training Of Writers Of Distance And E-learning Materials

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Prof. Christopher Gakuu

Dr. Omondi Bowa.

2011 2011 View Details
‘research Agenda On The Pedagogical Integration Of Icts In Education In Africa’.

Principal Researcher: Prof. Christopher Gakuu

Deputy Principal Researcher: Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Partner Researchers:

Dr. Naomi Gikonyo

Dr. Omondi Bowa

Dr. Anne Nderitu

Mr. Augustine Mwangi.

2007 2011 12 MILLION KENYA SHILLINGS View Details
Integrated Water Resources Management UNU-Canada 2006 View Details
Global International Waters Assessment (giwa-unep) - The East African Rift Valley Lakes Sub-region No. 47 (with consortium of scientists from Kenya, Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa). Funding: ; GIWA-UNEP. D. Olago (P1) 2003 2004 30,000 View Details
African Great Lakes Management: GEF-World Bank and ILEC 2002 2005 View Details
An Assessment Of Vulnerability And Adaptation To Climate Variability And Climate Change Impacts On Malaria And Health In The Lake Victoria Region In East Africa (coordinated by Kenya National Academy of Science: with consortium of scientists from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda). Funded by AIACC Project, Washington DC, USA. Funding: D. Olago 2002 2005 285,000 View Details
Lake Victoria Training In Tropical Lake Ecosystem Management. MacArthur Foundation, START and NORAD, Norway. 2001 2005 View Details
Investigations Of Stable Isotopic Composition Of East African Lake Waters. IAEA Isotope Hydrology, Vienna, Austria 1999 2001 View Details
Palaeoenvironments And Carbon Cycling On The East African Mountains During The Late Quaternary Period. In collaboration with Prof. F.A. Street-Perrott, Department of Geography, University of Wales, Swansea, UK). Funded by UK-NERC. D. Olago (P1) 1990 2000 View Details
Kenya Rift International Seismic Project (krisp). 1990 1998 View Details
A Study Of The Yatta Shear Zone, Kenya From Satellite Images. 1989 1993 View Details
A Study Of The Structural Setting Of Menengai Caldera Volcano, Kenya Using Satellite Images. 1989 1992 View Details
Studies In Quaternary Geology: Holocene Paleoenvironmental Changes, Involving Lake Sediments. 1989 1992 View Details
Evolution Of The East African Rift System And The Relationship Of Its Volcanism With The Geothermal Activities. 1981 1992 View Details
Groundwater And Site Investigation In Ol Kalou Area, Kenya 1981 1984 View Details
Research Into The Methods Of Stabilizing Clay Minerals In Black Cotton And Lateritic Soils In Kenya 1980 1984 View Details
Groundwater And Site Investigation In Subukia Area (contribution To Subukia Water Supply Project). 1980 1981 View Details
Investigation Into The Mineralisation And Genesis Of The Barite Deposits In Kwale District Of Kenya. 1979 1980 View Details
Research Into The Trace Element Distribution In Fluorite From Kerio Valley, Kenya In 1977 View Details
Research Into The Petrology And Geochemistry Of The Alkaline Intrusives At Jombo Hill, Dakatcha And Kacheliba Areas, Kenya 1974 1978 View Details
Research Into The Sedimentation Process And Erosion In The Kamburu Dam Area, Kenya 1974 1975 View Details
Research Into The Mineralogy And Paragenesis Of The Fluorite Deposits In Kerio Valley, Kenya, 1970 1973 View Details
Increasing Immunity Resilience To Drought In Makueni District African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTs) UNEP View Details
Fuel Combustion And Impacts On Human Health, Climate And Tropospheric Chemistry. Current Work Revolves Around Woodfuel-iap And Climate Impact As Well As Leaded Gasolineimpacts Of L View Details
Sustainable Enterprise Development, Focusing On The Application On Cleaner Production (cp) Techniques, Environmental Management Systems (ems) And Sustainability Reporting. View Details
Lead-zinc Mineralisation In The Palaeozoic Sedimentary Rocks On The Kenya Coast. View Details
Mineralogy, Geochemistry And Potential Of Precious, Base And "high Technology" Groups Of Metals In Tertiary Rocks And Epithermal Precipitates Of Active Geothermal Areas In View Details
Geology Of Gemstones, Industrial Rocks And Minerals In Eastern Africa. View Details
Article 76 Of The United Nations Convention On The Law Of The Sea (unclos) And Delineation Of Kenya View Details
Geology Of Kenya And Kenya View Details
Hydrogeology And Groundwater Resources Of Various Geological Terranes In Kenya. View Details
Environmental Disaster Assessment And Management In Kenya With Special Emphasis On Landslides In Central Kenya. View Details
Agricultural Meteorology View Details
Climate Modelling ICPAC, IRI NC State University View Details
Commercial Meteorology View Details
Environmental And Physical Meteorology University of Rome, Physics Department of Wales View Details
Hydrometeorology And Surface Water Resources University of Cairo, Inst. For water resources research, (WRRI) Egypt Khartom University Dar el Salaam IHE-DELFT German, FSU (Friedrich-Schikar-University, Jena) Institute of Geography and Hydro View Details
Numerical Weather Prediction UNEP Riso, Denmark NREL, US View Details
Renewable Energy Resources UNEP Riso, Denmark NREL, US View Details
Satellite Meteorology View Details
Synoptic Meteorology Centre de Recherches de Climatologie CNRS / UMR 5080 "Climatologie de lEspace Tropical" View Details

Distance Studies


Past Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
‘ict-supported Distance Education In Institutions Of Higher Learning In Kenya: Towards The Development Of Technical And Educational Quality Indicators And Functional Parameters’,

Lead Researcher: Prof. Elijah Omwenga,

Others: Prof. Arno Libotton,

Prof. Fredrick Questier,

Prof. Peter Wagacha,

Prof. Christopher Gakuu,

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Dr. Joyce Mbwesa , Dr. Robert Oboko

Dr. Patricia Muchiri

2011 2014 View Details
Training Of Writers Of Distance And E-learning Materials

Moi University, Institute of Gender

2011 2011 View Details
‘research Agenda On The Pedagogical Integration Of Icts In Education In Africa’

The client of the project was IDRC, Canada  through PanAf/ ROCARE

2007 2011 Kshs. 12m View Details
‘research Agenda On The Pedagogical Integration Of Icts In Education In Africa’.

Principal Researcher: Prof. Christopher Gakuu

Deputy Principal Researcher: Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Partner Researchers:

Dr. Naomi Gikonyo

Dr. Omondi Bowa

Dr. Anne Nderitu

Mr. Augustine Mwangi.

2007 2011 View Details

Education Studies


Past Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
‘ict-supported Distance Education In Institutions Of Higher Learning In Kenya: Towards The Development Of Technical And Educational Quality Indicators And Functional Parameters’,

The Belgium Government through VLIR

 

 

2011 2014 Amount: 10 Million Kenya shillings. View Details
Training Of Writers Of Distance And E-learning Materials

Moi University, Institute of Gender

2011 2011 View Details
Research Agenda On The Pedagogical Integration Of Icts In Education In Africa’.

IDRC, Canada  through PanAf/ ROCARE

2007 2011 Amount: 12 Million Kenya Shillings View Details
Evaluation Of Marimanti Rural Training Centre 1998 View Details
Appraisal Of Smc/pmu 1998 View Details
Evaluation: Africa Literature Centre: Kitwe, Zambia 1997 View Details
Baseline Survey On 1996 View Details
Evaluation Of Communication Skills Project, Kibwezi 1993 View Details
Evaluation Of The Applied Nutrition Project:food Security Through Primary Schools 1993 View Details
The Coverage Of The Sudan Flood Disaster In The British Press. Summer 1998, University Of Leicester, England 1989 View Details
An Evaluation Of The Kenya News Reel. School Of Journalism, University Of Nairobi. 1986 View Details
Community Relations Between The Maasai/and Meru Up To 1904 (university Of Nairobi) 1972 View Details
Student Assessment In Distance Education. Published In The Distance Education Study Unit, University Of Nairobi, 2006 View Details
A Study Of The Interface Between The Comprehensive Discourse Patterns Of The School Community And The Acquisition Of Language In The School Setting. View Details
Language Teaching In The Formal And Informal Sectors Both For Children And Adults [kenya]. View Details
Language And Teacher Training Curriculum Design And Evaluation For Formal And Informal Education [kenya]. View Details
Teacher Training For The Formal And Informal Sectors, Including Adult Education Teacher Training [kenya]. View Details
Evaluation For Language Teaching And Teacher Training [kenya And Uganda]. View Details
Research On Readability Of Educational Texts [originating From Postgraduate Research]. View Details
Training Of Teachers In Literacy And Adult Education [university Of Nairobi And Kenya Adult Education Association]. View Details
Action Research On In-service Training Of Teachers For High Opportunity And Low Opportunity School Sectors [kenya]. View Details
Action Research On Designing And Testing Pedagogic Approaches And Resources For Communities In Arid And Semi Arid Nomadic Communities [northern Kenya]. View Details
Action Research On Designing, Developing And Editing Of Teaching Texts For Face To Face And Distance Education In The Formal And Informal Sectors View Details

Extra Mural Studies


Past Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Pan African Research Agenda On The Pedagogical Integration Of Information And Communication Technologies (ict)

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012 2014 View Details
Ict-supported Distance Education In Institutions Of Higher Learning In Kenya: Towards The Development Of Technical And Educational Quality Indicators And Functional Parameters’,

Lead Researcher: Prof. Elijah Omwenga,

Others: Prof. Arno Libotton,

Prof. Fredrick Questier,

Prof. Peter Wagacha,

Prof. Christopher Gakuu,

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Dr. Joyce Mbwesa , Dr. Robert Oboko

Dr. Patricia Muchiri

2011 2014 : 10 Million Kenya shillings. View Details
Development Of E-content For Project Proposal Writing Training Materials For Study Fellows In The Timeframe:

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Prof. Christopher Gakuu

2011 2012 View Details
Training Of Writers Of Distance And E-learning Materials

Dr. Harriet Kidombo

Prof. Christopher Gakuu

Dr. Omondi Bowa.

2011 2011 View Details

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