Members of the CODESRIA team, comprising of the participants and trainers during the opening ceremony of the CODESRIA College of Academic Mentors Institute training graced by the Registrar RIO, Professor Vincent Onywera, accompanied by key note speaker Dr. Godwin Murunga
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
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.

Prof. Chris A. Shisanya

 

Conferences

  • Shisanya, C.A. (2015). Implementing New Research Strategies for National Transformation. Keynote Address Presented at the 10TH UNILAG Annual Research Conference and Fair, University of Lagos Multipurpose Halls, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria.November 24-26th, 2015.
  • Shisanya, C.A. (2015). Climate Change and National Transformation in Nigeria. Plenary Paper Presented at the 10TH UNILAG Annual Research Conference and Fair,University of Lagos Multipurpose Halls, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria. November 24-26th,2015.
  • Shisanya, C.A. (2015). Sustainable water resources management for food security in 11 | P a g e Kenya: Case of wathonaro catchment. Paper Presented at the 12TH Kenya Meteorological Society International Conference, Kisumu Hotel, Kisumu County, 11-13th November, 2015.
  • Ndubuto, N.I., Shisanya, C.A., Asemphah, M. & Mukuna, T.E. (2015).Determinants of agricultural production in Kenya under climate change. Paper Presented at the 12TH Kenya Meteorological Society International Conference, Kisumu Hotel, Kisumu County, 11-13th November, 2015.
  • 2015: C.A. Shisanya: Comparative Research Through the Lenses of Quantitative Research,Methods: Theoretical and Practical Considerations. Keynote Address Presented at the CODESRIA CRN 2015 Workshop, 6-8th May, 2015, Dakar, Senegal.
  • 2014: C.A. Shisanya: Climate Change Response Strategy and Action Plan for Kenya.Keynote Address Presented at the Regional Policy Level Seminar on Mitigating Climate Change in Africa Through Social Forestry, 16th - 21st February, 2014, KEFRI HQ, Nairobi.
  • 2014: C.A. Shisanya: The Role of Academia in National Climate Adaptation in Kenya.Keynote Address Presented at the CHIESA 3RD Annual Regional Workshop,24-25th March, 2014, ICIPE, Duduville Campus, Nairobi.
  • 2013:  C.A.  Shisanya:  Mainstreaming  climate  adaptation  into  agricultural  planning development  planning:  Case  of  Nigeria.  Paper  Presented  at  the  Second Workshop  of  the  Advisory  Council  on  Agricultural  Resilience  in  Nigeria (ACARN), Abuja, Nigeria, 6-8 November, 2013.
  • 2013: C.A. Shisanya: Adaptation to climate change in tropical Africa. Keynote addresspresented at the 5th Regional Training Course on Mitigating Climate Change in Africa through Social Forestry.  21st October  -  22nd November,  2013, Kenya Forestry Research Institute HQ, Nairobi.
  • 2013: C.A. Shisanya: Building Resilience in Nigeria's Agriculture Value-Chains through "Climate-Smart" Policies and Actions: Lessons from Kenya. Paper Presented at the 1st ACARN Workshop, 17-18th September, Abuja, Nigeria.
  • 2013: C.A. Shisanya: Land use/cover change in Mount Elgon area. Paper presented at a Stakeholders Workshop on Climate Change Actions for Mt Elgon "Resilience Framework for Climate Change (RFCC)". 11-12th July, 2013. Kisumu Hotel.
  • 2013: C.A. Shisanya: Best practices in Integrated Watershed Management: Examples from Kenya. Paper Presented at the  2nd Workshop on Integrated Watershed Management Research and Development Capacity Building. Piketberg, South Africa. 21-25, May 2013.
  • 2012: C.A. Shisanya: New Developments in Graduate Tracer Studies: UNITRACE Part 3, 2012. 18th - 25th October, 2012, Bali, Indonesia
  • 2012:  C.A.  Shisanya:  Design  and  implementation  of  curriculum  for  building transdisciplinary    climate    change    adaptation    capacity.    Workshop    on Transdisciplinary Research Methods, Curriculum for Building Climate Change Adaptation Skills and Review of Proposal for Grants.  23rd  -24th April,  2012, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
  • 2012: C.A. Shisanya: Research without borders: The experience of Kenyatta University. Workshop on Steering Rice Production to Resilience. 17-19th April, 2012, KARI Headquarters, Kaptagat Road, Nairobi
  • 2011: C.A. Shisanya: Use of Remote Sensing to Support NCAS Development in Kenya.Kenya Forest Service Consultative Workshop. 30-31 st May, 2011, Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge (Member of the National Scientific Committee of NCAS).
  • 2011: C.A. Shisanya: National Carbon Accounting/Monitoring/Reporting & Verification Systems. Exposure Workshop. 6-10th June, 2011, Canberra, Australia (Member of the National Scientific Committee of NCAS).
  • 2011:  C.A.  Shisanya:  Global  Water  partnership-Eastern  Africa  &  Sudan  Water Partnership.  Water  and  Food  Security  under  Changing  Climate  Regional Workshop.  11-13  May  2011,  Meeting  Hall,  Ministry  of Irrigation and Water Resources, Khartoum, Sudan (Resource Person).
  • 2011: C.A. Shisanya: Lake and Catchment Research Symposium (LARS-2011). Water,Sanitation  and  Energy  for  Sustainable  Livelihoods.  Kenyatta  University Conference Center. 14-18th March, 2011 (Convenor).
  • 2010: C. A. Shisanya: Understanding the socio-economic context of climate change: A survey on awareness and perception among respondents in the city of Nairobi,Kenya. Paper presented under Session 4A (Decision-Making for Adaptation) of The  African  Climate  Change  Fellowship  Programme  Round  1  Culmination Conference, 8-10 December 2010, Le Meridian President Hotel, Dakar, Senegal.
  • 2010: C. A. Shisanya: Climate variability, food security and seed fairs in the drylands of eastern Kenya. Keynote Paper presented at the 5th HOA REN Conference on “Climate  Change,  Ecosystems  and  Livelihoods”,  Methodist  Guest  House,Nairobi, 4-8, October, 2010.
  • 2010: C.A. Shisanya: DRM Research capacity in the IGAD region. Presentation made at the Regional Workshop on Validation of DRM Research in the IGAD Region,Merica Hotel, Nakuru, June 28-30th, 2010.
  • 2010: C.A. Shisanya, Obando, J., Onywere, S.: Enhancing sustainable water resources management for food security: A case study of Bwathonaro catchment, Kenya.Paper   presented   at   the   Commission   for   Higher   Education   Research Dissemination Workshop, Mombasa Beach Hotel, 20-24th June, 2010.
  • 2010: C.A. Shisanya: Land degradation, natural resources and indigenous knowledge in Vihiga District, Kenya. Technical Session Paper presented at the International Conference on Strategic Management of Energy, Environment and Disaster for Sustainable  Development (ICONS  MEEDS).  Banaras  Hindu  University, Vanarasi, India, 11-15th January, 2010.
  • 2010: C.A. Shisanya: Sustainable water resources management in Kenya. Keynote Paper presented at the International Conference on Strategic Management of Energy,Environment  and  Disaster  for  Sustainable  Development  (ICONS  MEEDS). Banaras Hindu University, Vanarasi, India, 11-15th January, 2010.
  • 2009: C.A. Shisanya: Research and consultancy strategic plan for the department of Geography, Kenyatta University  (2009  -  2013). Paper presented at the Deans Course Part II Regional Workshop “Research, Quality and Strategic Management in Higher Education in East Africa”, Kenyatta University Conference Center, 29-30th October, 2009.
  • 2009: C.A. Shisanya: Addressing the Millennium Development Goals through Capacity Building:  Contribution  of  the  Master  of  Science  Programme  in  Integrated Watershed  Management  at  Kenyatta  University.  Paper  Presented  at  the Conference “Knowledge  Transfer  in  Development  Cooperation:  Capacity Building, Research and Consultancy in Watershed Management”, University of Siegen, Germany, 6-10th July, 2009.
  • 2009:  C.A.  Shisanya,  Obando,  J.A.,  Onywere,  S.M.:  Sustainable  water  resource management for food security in Bwathonaro catchment, Kenya. Paper presented at the First Kenyatta University Research Conference April 27th to 29th, 2009
  • 2009: C.A. Shisanya: Response of Kenyatta University to training needs in integrated watershed and sanitation management. Paper presented at the Capacity Building for Integrated Water Resources and Sanitation Management,  28th May,  2009, Kenyatta University Conference Centre.
  • 2008: C.A. Shisanya: Economic analysis of maize tepary bean production using a soil fertility replenishment Minjingu based product (PREP-PAC) in semi-arid Eastern Kenya. Paper presented at the International IFS/ISAR Workshop on “Enhanced utilization of phosphate rocks for agricultural development. 27th July-3 rd August, 2008, Kigali, Rwanda.
  • 2008: A.J. Tenge, M.C. Kalumuna, C. A. Shisanya: Farmer’s perception on climate change and its impacts: Case study of Magu, Tanzania. Paper Presented at the 3rd SADC-EU International Scientific Symposium - Towards Meeting the Challenges of Climate Change: Institutional Structures and Best Practices in Land and Water Management in Southern Africa, 27-30 May 2008, Cresta Golfview Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia
  • 2007:  C.A.  Shisanya:  Improvement  of  grain  legume  production  in  Dryland  farming systems of Kenya through biological nitrogen fixation: Experience with tepary bean  (Phaseolus  acutifolius  A.  Gray  var.  latifolius).  Paper  Presented  at  the  IFS Workshop  on  Traditional  Grains  for  Low Environmental Impact and Good Health. Pretoria, South Africa. 5-8 November, 2007.
  • 2007:  C.A.  Shisanya:  Social  and  economic  factors  for  the  adoption  of  agroforestry practices  in  Lake  Victoria  catchment,  Magu,  Tanzania.  Analysis  of  spatial variation  of  soil  fertility  gradients  in  smallholdings  in  tropical  Africa  using Geostatistical techniques: Case studies from Vihiga and Siaya districts of western Kenya. Proceedings of the AfNet International Symposium, Arusha, Tanzania, 17th - 21st September, 2007, pp. 99-119.
  • 2007: C.A. ShisanyaAnalysis of spatial variation of soil fertility gradients in smallholdings in tropical Africa using Geostatistical techniques: Case studies from Vihiga and Siaya districts of western Kenya. Analysis of spatial variation of soil fertility gradients in smallholdings in tropical Africa using Geostatistical techniques: Case studies from Vihiga and Siaya districts of western Kenya. Proceedings of the AfNet International Symposium, Arusha, Tanzania, 17th - 21st September, 2007,pp. 59-70.
  • 2007: C.A. Shisanya: Shallow wells: A sustainable and inexpensive alternative to drilling boreholes  in  semi-arid Kenya. Paper presented at a DAAD Summer School Workshop on "Wasser und Brunnenbau", Hof, Germany,  3rd  -15th, September  , 2007.
  • 2006: C.A. Shisanya: Capacity building in integrated watershed resources management in Sub-Saharan Africa through North-South collaboration: The case of IWMNet in Eastern Africa. Paper presented at a GTZ Workshop on "Betrifft Wasser-EZ trifft Wissenschaft: Wasser-Ernaerung-Umwelt", Eschborn, Germany, 31st October, 2006.
  • 2005: C.A. Shisanya: Towards integrating disaster management in geography curriculum at Kenyatta University, Kenya. Paper presented at an International Workshop on University Network for Disaster Risk Reduction in Africa, Makerere University, 12-13 September, 2005
  • 2004: C.A. Shisanya: An analysis of accessibility and pricing of rural domestic water supply: A case study of Kakamega district, Kenya. Paper Presented at the Lake Abaya Research Symposium (LARS 2004), Hilton Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. November 10-12, 2004.
  • 2004: C.A. Shisanya: Enhancing research capacity in tertiary institutions in developing countries  through  North-South  interdisciplinary  research  networks.  Paper presented at the VolkswagenStiftung Workshop on Resources, their Dynamics and  Sustainability -  Capacity  Development  in  Comparative  and  Integrative Approaches, Nairobi, Septemebr 13-17, 2004.
  • 2004: C.A. Shisanya: Evaluation of nitrogen fixation and economy of a maize-tepary bean intercrop farming system in semi-arid Kenya using 15N-dilution methods. Paper Presented at the AfNET Symposium, Yaounde, Cameroon, 17th - 21st May, 2004.
  • 2003: C.A. Shisanya: Land resources information and services for land use planning. Key Note Paper 1 presented at the 21st Conference of the Soil Science Society of East Africa Conference, Sirikwa Hotel, Eldoret, Kenya. 1-5th December, 2003.
  • 2002: C.A. Shisanya: Enhancing Research Capacity in Institutions of Higher Learning in Developing Countries through North-South Partnership. Paper Presented at a DAAD Workshop, 22nd-November-2002, Trier University, Germany.
  • 2002: C.A. Shisanya: Enhancing food security in the drylands of South East Kenya through biological nitrogen fixation: The example of drought adapted tepary bean  (Phaseolus acutifolius A. Gray.var.latifolius) presented at the 10th AABNF Meeting in Accra, Ghana 27th -31st October (with Gitonga, N.M)
  • 2002: C.A. Shisanya: An analysis of accessibility to rural domestic water supply: A casestudy of Kakamega District, Kenya. 5th International Conference on Sustainable Management of Headwater Resources, 5-8th September, 2002, USIU Campus,

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