Confucius Institute Event held at BSSC Room 14
School of Humanities staff and students during the Career Week held between january 28 - February 2, 2019 at the Graduation Square
Registrar RIO graced the launch of Professor. Githiora's book on Sheng' at the Graduate School Building Room 202
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Participants comparing notes in their groups during the Group Discussion Session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography referring to her notes on Research Integrity and Ethics during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the KUCC
The gracious Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography, explaining ethical concepts in research to members of the CODESRIA team during the 10 day workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Lead trainer, Professor Bangura of Howard University responding to participants’ queries during question and answer session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Abdul Karim Bangura explaining to the participants about the Ideal Dissertation Structure during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor Chris Shisanya giving his presentation on Epistemological Paradigms in Social Research during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School at KUCC
Professor Ishmael Munene presenting a certificate of participation to Lydia Amoah from University of Ghana during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Florence Shingirayi Chamisa from University of FortHare during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Sylvester Kohol Shima from University of Ibadan during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitators Professors Chris Shisanya being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitators Professors Joy Obando being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
Dr. Godwin Murunga, the Incoming Executive Secretary of CODESRIA giving his closing remarks during the workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.

Book Chapters

  • Ombaka, D.M. (2008). Risk-free education and some of its consequences in Kenya. Sanna, P., Otiende, J.E., Aseka, E.M., Mburu, J.N., Kiio, M. & Koech, J. (eds). Education and reality: Reflections on Luigi Giussani’s book The risk of education. Nairobi: Foundazioni AVSI & Kenyatta University. ISBN: 9966-7333-0-2.
  • Ombaka, D.M. (2004). Politics, law and development. Muia, D.M. & Otiende, J.E. (eds). Introduction to development studies for Africa, pp. 66-106. Nairobi: Acacia. ISBN 9966-917-35-7
  • Ombaka, D.M. (2004). The role of science and technology in development. Muia, D.M. & Otiende, J.E. (eds). Introduction to development studies for Africa, pp. 192-218. Nairobi: Acacia. ISBN: 9966-917-35-7.
  • Ombaka, D.M. (2001). Education and democracy in Kenya: Politics and myths. Otiende, J.E. & Njoroge, G.K (eds). Education, gender and democracy in Kenya, pp. 27-46. Nairobi: Quest & Insight in association with Friends of the Book Foundation. ISBN 9966-925-15-5

Consultancy and Project Reports

  • Evaluation of the Korean Volunteer Organization’s feeding programme at Got Matar Primary School, Bondo, 2008

Non-Reviewed Conference Papers

  • International Social Work Week Conference held at the University of Applied Sciences Wurzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany. Presented a paper: “Social work with refugees in Kenya”, Wurzburg, November 13-17, 2017.
  • Technology and Management at the Interface of Cultures: Harnessing culture and technology for sustainable development, good governance and innovative technology transfer Conference held at
  • Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology (JOUST), Bondo, 2015. Paper, “Eco-friendly dry-land agriculture and water technologies in Kitui County, Kenya”, presented by M. Mutiso, written by Ngeranwa, J., Kamau, A. & Ombaka D.
    Education as an Introduction to Reality Workshop held at AVU Main Hall, Kenyatta University, 26-27 July 2007. Presented a paper “Risk-Free Education and Some of its Consequences in Kenya”
  • Youth in Eastern Africa: Past and Present Perspectives held at the Outspan Hotel, Nyeri, 28-30 June 2006. Presented a paper “The Changing Face of Electoral Politics in Kenya: The Youth and the 2005 Referendum”
  • The Fourteenth Kenya Library Association Annual Conference held at the Nairobi Safari Club, November 2000. Presented a paper “Governance for Kenya in the Information Age: Serekali or Sirikali?”
  • Conference on Economic Reform in Kenya held at Silver Springs Hotel, Nairobi 13- 16 December 1994. Presented a paper “Retrenchment and the Prospects for Enhanced Human Rights in Kenya in the Era of Economic Reform in the 1990s”

Other Publications

  • Ombaka, D.M. (2016). “Why the Galana-Kulalu Project will impoverish Kenyans more”. In Business Daily, December 22, 2016.
  • Ombaka, D.M. (2016). “Galana-Kulalu project bad idea”. Opinion in The Standard newspaper, p. 15, Wednesday, November 10, 2016.
  • Ombaka, D.M. (2016). “Of Kenya’s eaters and eatists”. Online publication by the Route to Food.com

 Scholarly Presentations at Conferences/Workshops/Seminars

  • International Social Work Week Conference held at the University of Applied Sciences Wurzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany. Presented a paper: “Social work with refugees in Kenya”, Wurzburg, November 13-17, 2017.
  • International Conference on Social and Human Development Outcomes of Education held at Kenyatta University Conference Centre.Presented a paper “Sowing seeds of discord: Ethnicity as an educational outcome in Kenya”, 12-14 November 2008.
  • Education as an Introduction to Reality Workshop held at AVU Main Hall, Kenyatta University, 26-27 July 2007. Presented a paper “Risk-Free Education and Some of its Consequences in Kenya”
  • Youth in Eastern Africa: Past and Present Perspectives held at the Outspan Hotel, Nyeri, 28-30 June 2006. Presented a paper “The Changing Face of Electoral Politics in Kenya: The Youth and the 2005 Referendum”
  • International Conference on Transformation of Higher Education Management and Leadership for Efficacy in Africa held at Kenyatta University, 12-16 November 2001. Presented a paper “Issues of
  • Conflict in Higher Education: The Perception of Academic Freedom Among Undergraduate Students in Universities in Kenya”
  • National Conference on Higher Education for Human Development in Kenya held at Kenyatta University, 17-20 April 2000. Presented a paper “Education as Science and Technology: The Challenge of Assessing its Social Impact in Kenya”
  • Conference on Education and Democracy in a Democratic Kenya held at Fairview Hotel, Nairobi, May 1993. Presented a paper “Education and Democracy in Kenya: Politics and Myths”
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