Dr. Shadrack Kiana Murimi
i). Research Project Title: - Integrated solutions to answer challenges of food insecurity in times of climate change: Learning from Abraha we Atsbeha IWM project; Tigray, Mekella, Ethiopia.
Roles: - DR. S.K. Murimi: Research Team member.
Funding Institutions/Agencies: - Relief Society of Tigray (REST); Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources Development, Ethiopia; German International Cooperation (GIZ); and DAAD.
Status: - Completed - 24th April, 2015.
ii). Research Project Title: - Capacity building in integrated watershed management for sustainable natural resource management and conflict resolution; Mt. Elgon, Uganda.
Roles: - DR. Shadrack Murimi: Research Assistant.
Funding Institutions/Agencies: - Center for International Capacity Development (Cicd)-Universitat Siegen, Germany; World Agroforestry centre.
Status: - Completed – July, 2011/August, 2012.
On-going Research Projects
i). Research Project Title: Using Geographic Information System (GIS) in crime mapping and analysis in Kasarani Sub-County, Nairobi County, Kenya.
Roles: - DR. Shadrack K. Murimi: Principal Investigator (PI); DR. P Muiruri: 1st Co-Investigator (1st Co-I); DR. F. Kinyanjui: - 2nd Co-Investigator (2nd Co-I).
Funding Institution/Agency: Kenyatta University; Vice Chancellor’s research grant (2017/2018) academic year.
Status: - On-going
Completed Research Projects
i). Research Project Title: Geological and archaeological survey----Research in Lake Magadi-Natron Basin; Kajiado District, Kenya. Research Permit OP/13/001/16c 213/45.
Roles: DR. Shadrack K. Murimi (Geography Department, Kenyatta University, Nairobi – Kenya): Co-Principal Investigator (Co-PI).
- Prof. John W. Barthelme (St. Lawrence University – Canton, U.S.A): Principal Investigator (PI);
Funding Institution/Agency: St. Lawrence University (Canton NY – Anthropology Department.
Status: - Completed (May 1997 – To – December, 2000).
i). Conference Title: - 11th International conference of African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE 2016); Kampala, Uganda (24th – 28th October, 2016).
ii). Title of Conference: - “CTBTO meeting with Stakeholders”, Date: - 16th August, 2016. NACOSTI Conference Room, Utalii House, Nairobi.
iii). Title of Conference: - “4th African Rift Geothermal Conference (ARGeo-C4), “Geothermal: Solution to Africa’s Energy Needs”, 21st – 23rd, November, 2012; UNEP, Nairobi, Kenya.
i). Title of Workshop: - “Education for Sustainable Development in Africa – Sustainable Urban Development”. ESDA Workshop II, under the Theme: Theory and Methods in Sustainability. Organized by ESDA, Kenyatta University. Date: - 26th March, 2018, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.
ii). Title of Workshop: - “Second Kenyan-German Water Week, 2017”:- Organized by Water Experts from German in partnership with German Water Partnership (GWP) and Kenya Water Institute (KEWI), Nairobi. Date: - October 09th – 12th 2017, at KEWI, Nairobi, Kenya.
iii). Title of workshop: - “Workshop IV – Participatory GIS and E-Learning - Uganda”, Date: - 25th to 29th July, 2016. Jinja Resort, Jinja – Uganda.
vi). Title of Workshop: - Second Workshop on “UAV-based Remote Sensing for Smallholder Cropping Systems in East Africa”, 6th – 7th June, 2016. Nairobi, Kenya.
v). Title of Conference: - HRK German Rectors’ Conference, 26th May, 2016. Kilifi, Kenya.
iv). Title of Conference: - Kenya DAAD, KDSA Annual Conference, 27th May, 2016. Kilifi Bay Hotel, Kilifi, Kenya.
ix). Title of workshop: - “E-Learning & Participatory Geographic Information Systems (PGIS)”. Date: - 02/11/2015 – 06/11/2015. Place: - Castle Hotel Mt. Kenya, Kenya. Activities: - Keynote address/Seminar opening remarks: - Title of Keynote Presentation: “Participatory Geographical Information System (PGIS) as a Research Tool in Mapping Communities Watershed Use, Planning and Management”.
x). Title of workshop: - “Didactics and E-Learning for Integrated Watershed Management (IWM) at School Level”. Date: - 13th to 18th July, 2015. Freie University, Berlin, Germany. Activities: - Lecture series, Participatory 3D modeling.
xi). Title of Workshop: - “Participatory 3D Modeling and participatory Video”. 6th – 18th, December, 2010, Telecho, Ethiopia.
xii). Title of Workshop: - “Workshop and training in Remote Sensing and GIS”, 2008, Tervuren, Brussels, Belgium.
xiii). Title of Workshop: - “Isotope Hydrology Integration in Water Sector”, National Training Workshop held on 6th – 10th May, 2002; Nakuru, Kenya.
i). Title of Seminar: - International German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Expert Seminar “Integrated solutions to answer challenges of food insecurity in times of climate change: Learning from Abraha we Atsbeha IWM project, Tigray”, 14th – 24th April, 2015. Mekelle, Ethiopia.
ii). Title of Seminar:- (DAAD) International Expert Seminar “Capacity Building in Integrated Management for Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Conflict Resolution in Transboundary Mountainous Ecosystems of Eastern Africa”, Mbale/Uganda, 3rd – 14th April, 2011.
iii). Title of Symposium: - “Lake And catchment Research Symposium (LARS 2011)”. 14th – 18th March, Nairobi, Kenya.