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LCEFoNS Phase II to Enhance Legume Value Chain in Kenya

<strong>LCEFoNS Phase II to Enhance Legume Value Chain in Kenya</strong>
The Joint Steering Committee of the Legume Centre of Excellence for Food and Nutrition Security (LCEFoNS), led by Professors Marc Hendrickx of Katholic University Leuven (Belgium) and Daniel Sila of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) Kenya, held a meeting with the ... Continue reading →

Data Science Capacity Building Workshop

Data Science Capacity Building Workshop
A week-long workshop aimed at fostering JKUAT’s data science capacity opened at the University on Monday June 3, 2019. The event that brought together students and staff from different departments such as information technology, computing and statistics, was part of activities of the VLIR-OUS ... Continue reading →

Statistics and Statistical Tools Workshop

Statistics and Statistical Tools Workshop
Over 35 researchers and postgraduate students from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology under the Legume Center of Excellence in Food and Nutrition Security Programme (LCEFoNs) and VLIR-UOS funded projects have commenced a week long capacity building training workshop on ... Continue reading →

NIRS and Chemometriques training in South Africa

NIRS and Chemometriques training in South Africa
As planned in April this year, Dr. Karanja and Elizabeth(PhD Student, Project 2) undertook a short training on Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) and chemometrics at Stellenbosch University in South Africa. The one week training took place between the 10th and 14th of July, 2017. The training ... Continue reading →

TRAINING WORKSHOP ON MOBILE APPLICATIONS BY PROJECT 4

TRAINING WORKSHOP ON MOBILE APPLICATIONS BY PROJECT 4
The ICT Support Project of the LCEFoNS is running a Workshop on Mobile Applications. Dates;  Monday, 17th July 2017 until Thursday, 20th July 2017 Venue; PAUSTI (First Floor, Block C, AICAD) Aim; To build JKUAT’s capacity in technologies for the development of mobile-based applications for ... Continue reading →