Welcome to LARMAT Blog. LARMAT stands for the Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi. This blog is a forum to share and communicate ideas on agricultural and rural development, and how they affect or relate to communities in Kenya and sub-Saharan Africa. It also gives useful resources for the current and future students of the Faculty of Agriculture, and Alumni as well.
Training of trainers on IWRM: International course on
Facilitating water steward from a basin perspective
27 May – 14 June 2013, Wageningen, The Netherlands
-NFP Fellowships available – apply before 2 October 2012 -
of the difficulties to use water wisely, is the division of
responsibilities between different authorities. Often, this results in
fragmented and competitive approaches in the use of rivers, lakes,
wetlands and other water resources. Yet for current and future water
security it is vital to maintain and restore wetlands as a critical
water infrastructure.Read more
Interested candidates can apply to Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation for admission to the training. Click here to apply.
limited number of fellowships is available from Nuffic - the
Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) for nationals of certain
countries. In order to apply for such a NFP fellowship, you have to
register through the Nuffic Scholarship Online (SOL) system. Applications for NFP fellowships should be submitted before 2 October 2012. You will be informed by Nuffic whether your application has been accepted. More information on the NFP fellowships.
note that for a valid NPF fellowship application you need to register
directly at CDI as well as at Nuffic (SOL). Your fellowship application
will not be taken into account if you register with only one of these
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