Project Support Unit

Programme Support Unit (PSU) is responsible for the entire programme administration and cost structures. It is responsible for monitoring and evaluation as well as coordinating technical and financial reporting of all the projects. This unit will work closely with the specific project management and the University Management Board (UMB) in JKUAT to ensure that all the deliverables are met.

 Key roles of the PSU

  • Coordinating financial reporting
  • Coordinating Technical reporting
  • Mobility management
  • Monitoring and evaluation of the projects
  • Ensuring the operations of PSU are as indicated in the management manual
  • Communication within the programme

PSU Leadership

Local Coordinator

Prof. Daniel Ndaka Sila

P.O Box 62000-00200, Nairobi, Kenya

Tel: +254716238803


Function: Senior Lecturer and Researcher

IUC Programme Manager

Dr. Peter Kahenya Kinyanjui

P.O Box 62000-00200, Nairobi, Kenya

Tel: +254720350903


Financial/administrative project officer


Mr. Daniel Musembi

P.O Box 62000-00200, Nairobi, Kenya

Tel: +254726533288




Flemish Coordinator


Prof. Marc Hendrickx

Laboratory of Food Technology

Kasteelpark Arenberg 22 box 2457

B-3001 Heverlee, Belgium


Tel: +32 16 32 15 72

Function: Project Coordinator

ICOS of the Flemish university responsible for follow-up


Tupac Calfat

International Development Cooperation

Naamsestraat 63 – box 5001

3000 Leuven

Room: 02.19

Tel. +32 16 37 94 40



Financial/administrative project officer

Ann Hasendonckx


Key assets under the PSU

The LCEFoNS has set up a coordination office equipped with a board rooms and a teleconference facility. A double-cab pickup has also been purchased for all the transport requirements of the programme. All the project team leaders and programme manager have a laptop purchased by the programme to facilitate ease of communication. Storage cabinets have been installed to safely secure programme documents. The programme has a printer and projector. Key management systems and operation procedures required for running the IUC have been identified and included in a PSU management manual.

LCEFoNS Programme office

LCEFoNS Programme office

LCEFoNS Programme Car