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.

CONFERENCES/ SEMINARS/ WORKSHOPS

Participation in Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

  • October, 2018: Attended a Conference on “Lugha na Fasihi Katika Mshikamano wa Kitaifa na Uwiano Barani Afrika.” Organized by CHAKITA. 8th-10, August, 2018, University of Moi, Eldoret.
  • September, 2017: Attended a conference on, “Transforming the East African community through Kiswahili.” Organized by East African Kiswahili Commission (EAKC), 6th-8th, September, 2017, Zanzibar, Tanzania.
  • December, 2016: Attended a conference on Taaluma za Kiswahili Karne ya 21 Nyumbani na Ughaibuni: Tutokako, Tuliko, na Tuendako organized by CHAUKIDU, 16th to 17th, December, 2016, held at Catholic University of East Africa, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • September, 2016: Attended a conference in Honour of Prof. Mohamed Abdulaziz organized by CHAKITA and Twaweza Communications. 8th -9th, September, 2016, held at the Swahili Culture Centre, Mombasa, Kenya.
  • September, 2016: Attended a conference on Maendeleo na Kuenea kwa Kiswahili Miaka Hamsini Ijayo, Organized by CHAWAKAMA- Tanzania and the University of Dar Es Salaam 15th -17th, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  • February, 2015: Attended a conference on Foreign Languages in Africa in the 21st Century: Opportunities and Challenges, Organized by the Department of Foreign Languages. 11th – 13, February, 2015.
  • October, 2014: Attended a conference on Kiswahili na Utandawazi. Organized by CHAKITA, held at Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD), Nairobi. Kenya. 22 -24, October, 2014.
  • August, 2014: Attended an International conference on African Languages and Literatures in the 21st Century, whose theme was – “From Asmara 2000 to Nairobi 2014: New Horizons and Trends in African Languages and Literatures” 6th – 8th, August, 2014
  • October, 2013: Attended a conference on Kiswahili na Maendeleo. Organized by CHAKAMA, held at the St. Augustus University, Mwanza Tanzania. 13-15, October, 2013.
  • August, 2013: Attended a conference on Maendeleo ya Kiswahili nchini Kenya: Tumejifunza Nini? Organized by CHAKITA, held at Catholic University of East Africa Nairobi. Kenya. 21-23, August 2013,
  • August, 2013: Attended a two-day Preconference workshop on “The African storybook Project, organized by African storybook Project, held at Kenyatta University. 10th- 11th, 2013.
  • October, 2012: Attended a conference on Official Language and Development: The Case of Kiswahili in Modern Africa organized by RISSEA. at Fort Jesus, Mombasa October 25th – 27th, 2012
  • Attended an International conference on 50 years of Kiswahili as a language of African Liberation, Unification and Renaissance organized by the Institute of Swahili Studies, University of Dar Salaam, held at Blue Pearl Hotel, Dar es Salaam. 4th – 6th, October, 2012.
  • Attended a conference on Kiswahili, Cohesion and Development organized by CHAKITA, held at Kenyatta University Conference Centre, (KUCC) Nairobi. Kenya. 23rd – 24th, August, 2012.
  • Attended a conference on Kiswahili na Maendeleo ya Jamii organized by Chama Cha Kiswahili Afrika Mashariki (CHAKAMA) held at Bontana Hotel, Nakuru. Kenya. 12th-16th, October, 2011.
  • Attended a training workshop on E-Learning Pedagogy organized by the center for Institutionalized Programs, held at Kenyatta University., 15-16, September, 2011.
  • Attended the,” Child and Youth Studies Institute” workshop whose theme was Children’s Agency and Development in African Societies” held in Dakar, Senegal. 5-23, September, 2011.
  • Attended a conference on Kiswahili and Education organized by CHAKITA, held at Lenana Conference Centre Nairobi. Kenya. 10th – 13th, August, 2011.
  • Attended the Kenyatta University Post Graduate Seminar on “The role of Research at Universities as Trailblazers of National Development” organized by the Graduate School, held, at the Kenyatta University Business Centre, Kenya, 25th November, 2011.
  • Attended a conference on The Role of the Shirazi Influence in Crafting Swahili Culture on East African Coast, organized by the Cultural Council Embassy of the I.R. Iran held in Lamu, Kenya. 2nd - 3rd, February, 2011.
  • Attended a conference on Kiswahili, Tafsiri na Ukalimani, organized by CHAKITA, held, at Pwani University College, Kilifi, Kenya 11th-14th, August, 2010.
  • Attended a conference organized by the Department of English and Linguistics, Kenyatta University on Multilingualism and Education: Global Practices, Challenges and the way forward, held at Kenyatta University, Nairobi. 22th-23th, July, 2010.
  • Attended a seminar on Crossroads Africa: Kenya organized by the Institute of African Studies-University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. 9th October, 2009.
  • Attended a conference organized by Reading For All on Literacy for Community held at the University of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 10th-14th, August, 2009.
  • Attended a conference on Swahili Curriculum in Education and Nationalism organized by Chama Cha Kiswahili cha Taifa (CHAKITA) held at Fort Jesus in Mombasa, Kenya. 6-9th August, 2008.
  • Attended a seminar on African Lexicography, held at the Institute of African Studies, University of Vienna, Austria, 8th May, 2008.
  • Attended a workshop for Primary school teachers on Kiswahili Language and the New Curriculum organized by the Ministry of Education in conjunction with Longhorn Publishers, held at Nairobi Primary school, Nairobi, 18th September, 2007.
  • Attended a Children’s Writers’ Workshop on Igniting Hope in the Children of Africa through Writing, held at Savelberg Retreat Centre, Nairobi, Kenya, 15th -19th August, 2006.
  • Participated in a workshop on Research Ethics Training Curriculum for Assistant Researchers for the study: Risk of HIV/AIDS and Feasibility of Research among House Girls in Nairobi. Funded by USAID and Organized by Family Health International, Nairobi, Kenya. 31st October – 1st November, 2005.
  • Attended a Regional Methodological Workshop on Social Sciences in Africa organized by CODESRIA held at Kenyatta University, Nairobi. Kenya. 11th- 15th April, 2005.
  • Participated in the 2005 session of the Democratic Governance in Dakar, Senegal 16th August- 9th September 2005 organized by the Council for the Development of Social Sciences in Africa (CODESRIA).
  • Attended a conference on Across Borders: Benefiting from Cultural Differences Organized by DAAD in conjunction with the University of Nairobi, held at the University of Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya. 17th-18th, March, 2005.
  • Attended a conference on Geopolitical Evolutions of Africa in the Beginning of the 3rd Millennium Organized by The Africa Studies Center held at Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, I. R-Iran. 23rd -24th, November, 2004.
  • Attended a seminar on Mabadiliko ya Mitaala ya Kiswahili nchini Kenya organized by The Institute of Kiswahili Research, held at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya. 27th February, 2004.
  • Attended a conference on Language and Globalization, organized by Chama Cha Kiswahili cha Taifa (CHAKITA) and Laikipia University held at Thompson Falls, Nyahururu, Kenya, 3rd - 6th. October, 2001.
  • Attended a conference on Protecting and Empowering African Languages, organized by LASU held at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 3rd- 4th August, 2003.
  • Attended a seminar on “The place of Kiswahili in the Draft Constitution” Organized by The Institute of Kiswahili Research held at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya. 26th April, 2003.
  • Attended a conference on Change and Renewal in Children’s Literature, organized by the International Research Society for Children's Literature (IRSCL) held at Klein Kariba, South Africa. 20th - 24th August, 2001.
  • Attended a conference on The Historical Role of Iranians (Shirazis) in the East African Coast organized by the Cultural Council Embassy of the I.R. Iran held in Nairobi, Kenya. 2nd - 3rd February, 2001.
  • Attended a conference on Lugha na Utamaduni organized by Chama cha Kiswahili cha Taifa (CHAKITA) held at Fort Jesus, Mombasa, Kenya. 3rd-6th October, 2000.
  • Attended a conference organized by Writers’ Association of Kenya on Daisaku Ikeda and Africa: Reflections by Kenyan Writers, held at Pan Africa Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya. 7th-8th December, 1999.
  • Attended a seminar on Language and Education. The importance of Kiswahili in our Educational system and to the Nation" held at Nairobi School, Nairobi, Kenya. 3rd March, 1999.
  • Attended a 'Creative Writing Workshop' organized by the Kenya Publishers Association, held in Nairobi, Kenya. 17th September, 1999.
  • Attended a Pre-Congress conference organized by the International Society for Folk Narrative Research in conjunction with the Department of Literature, Kenyatta University held at the British Council, Nairobi, Kenya. 20th – 21st August,1999,
  • Attended a conference on Swahili in the 21st Century, held at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya, 23rd – 25th September 1998.
  • Attended a workshop entitled Research Methodology I, organized by German Foundation for International Development (DSE) held at Egerton University, Nakuru, Kenya. 8th -12th May, 1995.
  • Attended a workshop entitled Research Methodology II, organized by German Foundation for International Development (DSE) held at Egerton University, Nakuru, Kenya. 14th -15th July, 1995.
  • Attended the 22nd Annual Conference on African Linguistics held at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. 15th -19th July, 1991.
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