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Kilemi M. Poverty In Kenya. Nairobi University; 2012.
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Shagwira H, Mwema FM, MBUYA TO. Polymer-Silica Based Composites in Sustainable Construction: Theory, Preparation and Characterizations. Boca Raton: CRC Press; 2021. Abstracthttps://doi.org/10.1201/9781003231936

This book presents the application of Polymer-Silica Based Composites in the Construction Industry providing the fundamental framework and knowledge needed for the sustainable and efficient use of these composites as building and structural materials. It also includes characterization of prepared materials to ascertain mechanical, chemical, and physical properties and analyses results obtained using similar methods. Topics such as life cycle analysis of plastics, application of plastics in construction and elimination of plastic wastes are also discussed. The book also provides information on the outlook and competitiveness of emerging composites materials.

Covers theory, preparation and characterizations of polymer-silica based composites for green construction.

Discusses technology, reliability, manufacturing cost and environmental impact.

Reviews the classification, application, and processing of polymer-silica composites.

Gives a deeper analysis of the various tests carried out on polymer-silica composites.

Highlights role of such composites in the Industry 4.0 and emerging technologies

The book is aimed at graduate students and researchers in civil engineering, built environment, construction materials, and materials science.

Gitao CG, Njihia LW, Lamuka P. 'Prevalence and risk of milk-borne microbes from camels" Potential microbes from camel milk in Isiolo county, Kenya. Nairobi: lAP Lambert Academic Publishing; 2021.
BeboraLillyCaroline, OdongoMahacla. Practical Bacteriology and Mycology Manual for Veterinary Students. Mauritius: Lap Lambert Academic Publishing; 2020.
Ebrahim YH. Preparation de la recherche universitaire et des theses (French) Preparation for academic research and theses: From undergraduate to postgraduate degree levels. Chisinau, Moldova: Editions Universitaires Europeennes, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing ; 2020.
Ebrahim YH. Preparazione alla ricerca accademica e alle tesi (Italian) Preparation for academic research and theses: From undergraduate to postgraduate degree levels. Chisinau, Moldova: Edizioni Accademische Italiane, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing; 2020.
Ebrahim YH. Preparation for academic research and theses: From undergraduate to postgraduate degree levels. Beau Bassin, Mauritius: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing; 2018.
Andreassen BA, Ndohvu JB,(Eds) TB. Poverty and Human Rights: East African Experiences. Nairobi: Focus Publishers ltd; 2017.
Habwe J. Pendo La Karaha. Nairobi: Moran Publishers; 2016.
Behrens R, Dorothy McCormick, Mfinanga D. Paratransit in African Cities: Operations, Regulation and Transformation. . London: Earthscan; 2015.
Kihu SK, Gitao CG, Bebora LC. Peste des Petits ruminants disease in Turkana, Kenya. Omni scriptum GmbH and Co KG. ISBN 978-3-659-51078-3: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing ; 2015.peste_des_petits_ruminants_in_kenya-1.pdf
Field CB, Aalst MV, Aalst MV, Opondo M, Poloczanska E, Pörtner H-O, Redsteer MH. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects: Volume 1, Global and Sectoral Aspects: Working Group II Contribution to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. USA: IPCC; 2014. Abstractresearch-repository.uwa.edu.au/en/publications

Human interference with the climate system is occurring. [WGI AR5 2.2, 6.3, 10.3-6, 10.9] Climate change poses risks for human and natural systems (Figure TS.1). The assessment of impacts, adaptation, and vulnerability in the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (WGII AR5) evaluates how patterns of risks and potential benefits are shifting due to climate change and how risks can be reduced through mitigation and adaptation. It recognizes that risks of climate change will vary across regions and populations, through space and time, dependent on myriad factors including the extent of mitigation and adaptation. [INSERT FIGURE TS.1 HERE Figure TS.1: Climate-related hazards, exposure, and vulnerability interact to produce risk. Changes in both the climate system (left) and development processes including adaptation and mitigation (right) are drivers of hazards, exposure, and vulnerability. [19.2, Figure 19-1]] Section A of this summary characterizes observed impacts, vulnerability and exposure, and responses to date. Section B examines the range of future risks and potential benefits across sectors and regions, highlighting where choices matter for reducing risks through mitigation and adaptation. Section C considers principles for effective adaptation and the broader interactions among adaptation, mitigation, and sustainable development. Box TS.1 introduces the context of the WGII AR5, and Box TS.2 defines central concepts. To accurately convey the degree of certainty in key findings, the report relies on the consistent use of calibrated uncertainty language, introduced in Box TS.3. Chapter references in square brackets indicate support for findings, paragraphs of findings, figures, and tables in this summary.

prof habwe. pendo la kahara. nairobi: moran publishers; 2014.
Costanzo LS. Physiology: with {STUDENT} {CONSULT} {Online} {Access}, 5e. 5 edition. Philadelphia Pa.: Saunders; 2013. Abstract

Clear, consistent, and user-friendly, the updated edition of Physiology, by renowned physiology instructor Dr. Linda Costanzo, offers a comprehensive overview of core physiologic concepts at the organ system and cellular levels. It presents information in a short, simple, and focused manner, making it an ideal combination textbook and review guide for the USMLE Step 1. You'll grasp all the essential and relevant physiology knowledge you need for absolute success in school and on your exams! Build a strong understanding of the underlying principles of cellular physiology, the autonomic nervous system, and neurophysiology, as well as the cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, acid-base, gastrointestinal, endocrine, and reproductive organ systems.{\textbackslash}Grasp physiology principles with absolute clarity through step-by-step explanations, easy-to-follow diagrams, and a full-color design, in addition to physiology equations and sample problems integrated throughout the text.Effortlessly study important points and reinforce your understanding of physiology with the help of chapter summaries and review questions. Access the entire contents online at Student Consult, including an image bank, 8 animations, "Ask the Author" section, and FAQs.Master the latest physiology concepts with expanded coverage on electrochemical driving forces across cell membranes; the cellular mechanisms in smooth muscle; second messengers (including JAK-Stat pathway); the effects of AII, PGs, NSAIDs on RPF, GFR, filtration fraction, and proximal reabsorption; and local reflexes involved in peristalsis.Reinforce your understanding of key content with the help of additional questions at the end of each chapter offered in an open-ended, problem-solving format.

Gatumu JC. Philosophical Foundations of Early Childhood Education. NAIROBI: CENTRE FOR OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING ; 2013.
Janet K, Mwathi L, Kiganjo G. Physical Education Form Two Teachers Guide.; 2013.
Nyongesa FW. Practical Physics I. Nairobi: University of Nairobi-CODL; 2013.
MBWESA JOYCEKANINI. Principles And Practices Of Peace Education. NAIROBI: Center for Open and Distance Learning, University of Nairobi; 2013.
Gakunga, Daniel K, Brovermann S, Sadhna G. Promoting Girls Education in Kenya,WiserBridge Progamme in Muhuru Bay. Mauritious: Lambert Academic Publishers; 2013.
Kibera MW, K.Gakunga D, Imonje R. Provision of Education for Pastoralist Children: The Case of Mobile Schools in Kenya. Lamert Academic Publishing; 2013.
Imonje RK, Kibera MW, Gakunga DK. Provision of Education for Pastoralists Children: The Case of Mobile Schools in Kenya.. Lambert publishing house; 2013.
Gakunga, Daniel K, Brovermann S, Sadhna G. Promoting Girls Education in Kenya,WiserBridge Progamme in Muhuru Bay. Mauritious: Lambert Academic Publishers; 2013. Abstract
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Kibera MW, K.Gakunga D, Imonje R. Provision of Education for Pastoralist Children: The Case of Mobile Schools in Kenya. Lamert Academic Publishing; 2013. Abstract
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O.O. DIGOLO. PEDAGOGY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION. NAIROBI: CENTRE FOR OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING; 2012.
Nyongesa FW, Patel JP. Practical Physics II. Nairobi: University of Nairobi, CODL; 2012.
Kinyamario, J.I and Mwangi E. Principles of Environmental Biology and Conservation in Eastern Africa. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co; 2012.
Hamu HJ. Pamba.; 2011.Website
Kaviti LK. Perspectives in Bantu Grammar-The Case of Kikamba. Saabrucken: VDM-Verlag; 2011.
Bosire RM. Political Parties Index: Measuring Performance of Political Parties in Kenya. Nairobi: Fredrich Ebert Stiftung Foundation; 2011.
Inyega HN. Principles of research in education and social sciences. Enugu, Nigeria: Fourth Dimension Publishing Co. Ltd.; 2011.
M PROFSYAGGAPAUL. Public land, historical land injustices and the new Constitution. . Nairobi: Society for International Development, Regional Office for East & Southern Africa; 2011.
Cockerill FR. Performance standards for antimicrobial susceptibility testing: twenty-first informational supplement. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI); 2011. Abstract
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Gunga S, Ngesu L. The Phenomenology of Rioting. Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller e.K.,; 2010.
Gunga S. A Philosophy of Mathematics Education. Berlin, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller e.K.,; 2010.
Ebrahim YH, Sealey A. Physical environment: Urban climatology . Nairobi, Kenya: Ebenergy Enterprises; 2010.
Mbui D, Orata D, Kariuki D. Physico-Electrochemical Assesment of Pollutants in Nairobi River(Reclamation of Nairobi River). Lambert Academic Publishing; 2010.
J.K MUSINGI. Project Management: Monitoring & Evaluation. Nairobi: Rchmond; 2010.
Celestine M, Patricia K-M, Winfred K, Nancy B. Promoting the Human Rights of Women in Kenya: A Comparative Review of the Domestic Laws. Nairobi: UNIFEM; 2010.
Gunga S. Prototyping in Systems Development Life Cycle: Students Database. Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller e.K.,; 2010.
J.N. M. The Politics of School Texts. The Struggle for the Literary Canon in Kenya. Saarbrucken, Germany: Verlag Dr. Muller; 2009.
Njeri KM. Polytechnic Graduates : what next?. Lambert; 2009.
Martin M;, Gichohi M, Karugia JT;. Poverty, Growth, and Institutions: Seminar report.; 2009.Website
Ebrahim YH. The power of deceit. Nairobi, Kenya: Ebenergy Enterprises; 2009.
and Kambo I KKNST. Procedure manual for Nurses and Midwives. Nairobi: African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF); 2009.
and Kambo I KKNST. Procedure manual for Nurses and Midwives. Nairobi: African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF); 2009.
SIFUNJO DRKISAKAERASTUS. Public Finance, Open and Distance Learning Module,. University of Nairobi Press; 2009. AbstractWebsite

This study examined the RWH using the run tests, Ljung-Box statistics, and the unit root tests. The data covered the period starting January 1994 to June 2007 for the daily closing prices of the Ksh/UD dollar spot rate. The main finding of this study is that the RWH is strongly rejected at the 5% significance level. The results indicate that the rejections are due to autocorrelation in currency returns. The exchange rate tends to appreciate most of the time over the sample period. Therefore failure of the EMH could be due to exchange rate undershooting and overshooting phenomena. The unit root tests showed that the exchange rate data is non-stationary while returns are stationary. Therefore the evidence strongly suggested that the foreign exchange market is not efficient.

Chaga H. Peremende’ in Kurudi Nyumbani na Hadithi Nyingine . Nairobi: Focus Publishers ; 2007.
Wasamba P, Wanjiku K, Jane B, Owiti L, Kimani F. Pilot Project on the best Practices in the Management, Structures and Processes of Constituency Development Fund (CDF). Nairobi: Collaborative Center for Gender and Development (CCGD); 2007.
Njeru GR, Njoka JM. Political Ideology in Kenya.; 2007.Website
Njoka JM, Njeru GR. Political Ideology in Kenya.; 2007.Website
Oketch E, Francheschi L, Mimbi P. Politics and the Common Good. Nairobi: Strathmore University Press; 2007.
. AAA, Ayot.M.R. Principles of Teaching and Communication. Nairobi: Jomo Kenyatta Foundation, Nairobi ; 2007.
Kamenju J, Mwathi L. Primary Teacher Education Physical Education.; 2006.
Riechi ARO, Mbiti DM, Kisilu B. Policy gaps and suggested strategies of enhancing access to early childhood development and education in Kenya. Institute of Policy Analysis and Research; 2006. Abstract
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HAMU PROFHABWEJOHN. Paradiso. Nairobi: Jomo Kenyatta Foundation; 2005.
Olubayo FM, Nyeko P;. PARTICIPATORY ASSESSMENT OF FARMERS’ EXPERIENCES OF TERMITE PROBLEMS INAGROFORESTRY IN TORORO DISTRICT, UGANDA.; 2005. AbstractWebsite

As agroforestry technologies are developed and promoted, there is a need to integrate indigenous knowledge about pest identification and management techniques into the scaling-up process in order to improve farmers’ pest management practices. This paper documents farmers’ knowledge, perceptions and management practices against termites in agroforestry in Tororo District, Uganda. The applicability and implications of such information in the development and promotion of sustainable termite management in agroforestry are discussed.

Odada PEO, Olago PDO, Ochola W, Ntiba M, Wandiga S, Gichuki N, Oyieke H. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 11 TH WORLD LAKES CONFERENCE, NAIROBI, KENYA, 31 OCTOBER TO 4TH NOVEMBER 2005 . Nairobi: PASS Publication; 2005. AbstractWebsite

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Winam Gulf is a large (surface area ~ 1400 km2) and shallow (<20 m) bay of northeastern Lake Victoria with only one connection to the open lake through Rusinga Channel. To understand the exchange dynamics between Winam Gulf and the offshore waters of Lake Victoria and the hydrodynamics of the region, field studies were carried out from Apr. 22-May 4 and Aug. 5-16 of 2005. A meteorological station (shortwave, total radiation, air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed and direction), thermistor chain (0.75 m vertical resolution) and ADCP (40cm vertical resolution) were deployed in Rusinga Channel in a depth of 20 m. Similarly, at an offshore station in northeastern Lake Victoria another thermistor chain was deployed in a water depth of 40 m along with wind speed and direction sensors.

Over both field campaigns the exchange dynamics through Rusinga Channel behaved similar to a tidally- driven system with surface level fluctuations of between 5-15 cm at the ADCP location, and much larger excursions at the eastern end of Winam Gulf. In general, these surface level movements led to barotropically driven flows into the Gulf during rising surface levels and currents towards the open lake during falling lake level. The frequency of these currents was found to vary between 6 and 12 hours and current speeds ranged from 10-50 cm s-1. Field data and ELCOM simulations indicate that despite the high current velocities in the channel the net exchange is low due to the oscillatory nature of the forcing. This implies that the Gulf is relatively decoupled from the main lake.

Key words: Lake Victoria, Exchange flow, Flushing times

OTIENO PROFMWANDAWALTER. Psychological aspects of the paediatric cancer patients. MBA; 2005. AbstractWebsite

D. M. Ndetei, D. M. Kathuku, O. W. Mwanda. Research proposal: Psychological aspects of the paediatric cancer patients in Kenyatta National Hospital . 2005

Kamenju J, Mwathi L, Kiganjo G. Physical Education Form Three Teacher's Guide.; 2004.
Mbithi PMF;, Mwangi JAN. Principles of Veterinary Surgery . Nairobi: University of Nairobi Press; 2004.University of Nairobi Press
Wamitila KW. Pango.; 2003.Website
Ocholla-Ayayo, ABC NIKIA’L & T. Population, Health and Development in Africa: Anthropological Perspectives. Nairobi: Impress Communications; 2001.
Ocholla-Ayayo ABC, Nyamongo I, Ikamari LDE, Ateng T. Population, Health and Development in Africa: Anthropological Perspectives. Population Studies and Research Institute; 2001.
Wanyande P, Odhiambo-Mbai C. Public Service Ethics in Kenya.; 2001.Website
Gichuki, FN; Mungai DN;, Gachene CKK, Gichuki FN;. A participatory route towards conservation farming for better land husbandry..; 2000.Website
Gichuki FN;, Gachene CKK, Mungai DN;. Peoples' participation in agroforestry: the case of the Pokot..; 2000.Website
Gichuki FN;, Gachene CKK, Mungai DN;. Peoples' participation in agroforestry: the case of the Pokot..; 2000.Website
and Oucho, J.O. Ocholla-Ayayo AOABCE. Population and Development in Kenya. Nairobi: University of Nairobi School of Journalism Press; 2000.
Ocholla-Ayayo, Oucho, J.O. and Crush J, Elias H, Ayiemba, Odhiambo J. Population and Development in Kenya..; 2000.Website
Ogallo LA. Predicting drought in Kenya: prospects and challenges.; 2000. AbstractPredicting drought in Kenya: prospects and challenges

The following aspects of drought prediction in Kenya are reviewed: (1) dynamics and causes; (2) socio-economic impacts, including the recent integrated global efforts to address such problems; (3) prospects for improved predictability; and (4) challenges to drought prediction in Kenya. The main systems that control rainfall variability in Kenya are: the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ); east African monsoon winds; cyclones and anticyclones; jetstreams; extratropical weather systems; thermally induced mesoscale systems; and teleconnections with El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO), quasi-biennial oscillation, and intraseasonal wave. The vulnerability of Kenya to interannual rainfall variability highlights the need for timely and effective drought monitoring, diagnosis, long-range prediction, and early warning. The devastating impacts of drought, together with post-disaster relief and rehabilitation efforts, are illustrated, using the 1996-1997 drought, one of the worst in recent years. Predicting droughts in Kenya is difficult because of problems associated with: data availability; real-time monitoring systems; efficient communication; research, training, and equipment; mismanagement and abuse of drought information; financial resources; and, timely availability of drought products and services from global climate centres

Hamilton SR, Aaltonen LA, for on Cancer IAR, Organization WH, others. Pathology and genetics of tumours of the digestive system. Vol. 48. IARC press Lyon:; 2000. AbstractWebsite
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Sihanya B, Juma C. Policy options for scientific and technological capacity-building.; 1993. AbstractWebsite

The ability of policies on biodiversity prospecting to contribute over the long term to economic development, conservation and the equitable sharing of genetic resources is examined. Consideration is given to: national innovation policy and biodiversity, the linkage of biotechnology to biodiversity, biotechnology transfer, technology assessment, and blind alleys and windows of opportunity. The discussion underlines that biodiversity prospecting will not contribute much to developing countries unless it helps them accumulate technological capacity through training programmes and technology development through scientific innovation. In order that national biotechnology policies enhance biodiversity prospecting much attention needs to be paid to human resource development, technological innovation, legal and institutional reforms, biotechnology regulation and intellectual property management. The experiences of INBio (Costa Rica's National Biodiversity Institute), a pilot technology transfer project, are discussed

Mwangi AP, Macheru N. Project Proposal Writing.; 1992.Website
NZUVE SNM. Personnel Management I, with a 60 minutes cassette. Nairobi: University of Nairobi press; 1988.
Okoola REA. Principal component analysis of sea-level pressure over the southwest Indian ocean during the northern summer of 1979.; 1984. AbstractPrincipal component analysis of sea-level pressure over the southwest Indian ocean during the northern summer of 1979

Sea-level pressure over the southwest Indian Ocean has been studied for the northern summer season during the first Garp global experiment (FGGE) period. Grid point pressure values, resulting from objective analysis, at 1200 GMT for the period 15 June to 13 August 1979 were selected for this study. This period is referred to as the selected monsoon period and it lay between the Indian subcontinent monsoon onset and withdrawal periods. The space and time characteristics of sea level pressure in the region were estimated from principal component analysis and from spectral analysis respectively.

J.O O. The Port of Kisumu in the Lake Victoria Trade. Nairobi: Kenya Literature Bureau; 1980.
J.O O. Population and economy of Kenya; Case: Studies series. Addis Ababa: United Nations Economic Commission for Africa; 1979.
Book Chapter
Segera D, Mbuthia M, Nyete A. "Particle Swarm Optimized Hybrid Kernel-Based Multiclass Support Vector Machine for Microarray Cancer Data Analysis.". In: Prime Archives in Medicine. Hyderabad (India): Vide Leaf; 2020.
Ngotho-Esilaba, Onono J.O, Ombui J.N., J.F L, H.O W. "Perceptions of Challenges Facing Pastoral Small Ruminant Production in a Changing Climate in Kenya.". In: Springer, Cham.; 2019.
kITHIIA SM. "Problem of Water Supply and Sanitation Provision in Makueni County.". In: Food Security, Renewable Enargy and Water, Insights on Sustainability. Nairobi: Next Generation Researchers Team and Printed by KLB; 2018.
IRIBEMWANGI PI. "Profesa Mohamed Hassan Abdulaziz: Mwanaisimu, Mwandishi na Mwalimu wa Walimu.". In: Isimu na Fasihi ya Lugha za Kiafrika. Eldoret: Moi University Press; 2018.
Kong'ani LNS, Thenya T. "Project Management Experience in Mau Ecosystem.". In: Forest Resources Utilization, Livelihoods and Conflicts. Synthesis of five-year research under the “Stabilizing Kenya through solving forest related conflicts project,” (STAKE) 2012-2016. Lambert publishers; 2018.
Situma J, Ndohvu JB. "Poverty and Human Rights: Dimensions of Morals and Ideas.". In: Poverty and Human Rights: East African Experiences. Nairobi: Focus Publishers ltd; 2017.
Alsanius BW, Kosiba AH, Onyango CM, Mogren L. "Produce quality and safety.". In: Rooftop Urban Agriculture. New York: Springer; 2017.
Phiri IA, et al. "Profile of African Christianity at Home and in the West.". In: Anthology of African Christianity. Oxford: Regnum; 2017.
Obosi OJ. "Public-Private Partnerships in Kenya’s Water Sector Management.". In: Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance . Springer; 2017.
Ondicho TG. "Poverty Alleviation in Kenya: A review of why anti-poverty strategies have failed.". In: Poverty and Human Rights: East African Perspectives. Nairobi: New Press. Pp. 82-94; 2016.
Asingo PO. "Party Strengths, Partisan Identities and Voter Mobilization in the Kenya Elections of 2013.". In: New Constitution, Same Old Challenges: Reflections on Kenya’s 2013 General Elections. Nairobi: SID; 2015.New Constititution, Same Old Challenges
Nzuma, M.J. "The Political Economy of Food Price Policy in Kenya.". In: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability. New York: Oxford University Press; 2015.
Abong' GO, Kabira J, Okoth MW, Ogolla JA, Ouma J. "Potential of processing potato flakes from popular Kenyan potato varieties.". In: CAB e Books.; 2015.
Makanya AN, Djonov V. "Prenatal and Postnatal Development of the Blood-gas Barrier.". In: The Vertebrate Blood-Gas Barrier in Health and Disease: Structure, Development and Remodeling. New York: Springer; 2015:.
Kuria MW. "Personality Disorders Chapter 10.". In: Aid to Undergraduate Psychiatry. Nairobi: Kenyatta University Press; 2014.
Iraki XN. "The Politics and Economics of City Spaces: Parks, Trading Zones and Slums.". In: (Re)membering Kenya. ISBN NO: 978-9966-028-50-1. Nairobi: Twaweza Communication; 2014.
Mogambi H. "Problems facing Broadcasting in Kiswahili in Kenya.". In: The Role of Institutions in the Development of Kiswahili. Nairobi: Focus Publishers Ltd; 2014.
Wirire GG. "Professional Social Work in East Africa: Towards Social Development, Poverty Reduction and Gender Equality.". In: The State of Social Work Education and Practice in Kenya. Kampala : Fountain Publishers; 2014.
Wairire GG, Kiboro CN. "Professional Social Work in East Africa: Towards Social Development, Poverty Reduction and Gender Equality.". In: Social Work Perspectives in Poverty Reduction and Social Development in Kenya. Kampala: Fountain Publishers; 2014.
Twikirize JM, Spitzer H, Wairire GG, Maboyo ZM, Rutikanga C. "Professional Social Work in East Africa: Towards Social Development, Poverty Reduction and Gender Equality.". In: Professional Social Work in East Africa: Empirical Evidence. Kampala: Fountain Publishers; 2014.
G. W. "Programme Design at University : A Prelude to Pedagogy.". In: Interactive Teaching Materials for University Lecturers and Professors in Pedagogy . Nairobi: CODL: University of Nairobi; 2014.
Kahiga RM. "Providing for individual differences among preschool children.". In: Teaching Children: a handbook for preschool teachers. Nairobi: Vidic Investment Limited; 2014.
Kuria MW. "Psychiatric Emergencies Chapter 8.". In: Aid to Undergraduate Psychiatry. Nairobi: Kenyatta University Press; 2014.
Kuria MW. "Psychiatry Assessment Chapter 1.". In: Aid to Undergraduate Psychiatry. Nairobi: Kenyatta University Press; 2014.
Kuria MW. "Psychiatry of the Elderly Chapter 16.". In: Aid to Undergraduate Psychiatry. Nairobi: Kenyatta University Press; 2014.
Kuria MW. "Psychotic Disorders Chapter 7.". In: Aid to Undergraduate Psychiatry. Nairobi: Kenyatta University Press; 2014.
Nebayosi T, Saidi H MNBAEN. "Pancreatic Cancer.". In: National Guidelines for Cancer Management Kenya. Nairobi: Ministry of Heath, Kenya; 2013.
and Ilembo Bahati PKFB. "Participation of Women in Fish Trade." Kampala: VicRes Inter-University Council for East Africa; 2013.
Mugo R. "Physical Wellness and fitness of the lecturer.". In: Pedagogy Manual. Nairobi: CODL; 2013.
Waiganjo N, Ochanda H, Yole D. "Phytochemical Analysis of selected five plant extracts.". In: Chemistry and Materials Research.; 2013.
Kanyinga K. "Pluralism, Ethnicity and Governance in Kenya.". In: in Yash Ghai and Jill Cottrell, Ethnicity, Nationhood, and Pluralism: Kenyan Perspectives. Ottawa: Global Centre for Pluralism; 2013.
Barasa L. "Policy initiatives to promote women’s access to higher education in Kenya.". In: C. Sehoole, & J. Knight ed., Internationalization of African Higher Education - Towards Achieving the MDG's (pp. 93-113). Rotterdam: Sense Publishers; 2013.
MUTUKU AK. "Population size, growth and structure in Kenya.". In: KENYA POPULATION SITUATION ANALYSIS. NAIROBI: REPUBLIC OF KENYA; 2013.
Oiro, M W, Mwabu G, Manda DK. "Poverty and Employment in Kenya.". In: New Frontiers in Econometrics.; 2013.
Ananga AA, Georgiev V, Ochieng JW, Phills B, Tsolova V. "Production of Anthocyanins in Grape Cell Cultures: A potential Source of Raw Material for Pharmaceutical, Food, and Cosmetic Industries.". In: The Mediterranean Genetic Code - Grapevine and Olive. INTECH; 2013.2013_anthocyanins_by_intech.pdf
Odote C. "Public Interest Litigation and Climate Change: An Example from Kenya.". In: Climate Change Law: International law and Global Governance. Baden-Baden, Germany: Nomos Publishers; 2013.
Sang' HK, Prisca J. "The Phonology of English Loan Words in Three Kalenjin Dialects.". In: The Harmonization & Standardization of Kenyan Languages. South Africa: CASAS; 2012.
Mohammed-Katerere, J.C., Mafuta, C., Abdulla, A., Ali, O.M.M., Mwaura F, and Sithole B. "Policy Options for Africa (Chapter 9).". In: In UNEP (2012) – Global Environment Outlook (GEO-5) Environment for the Future We Want. Nairobi: UNEP; 2012.
joshua Kivuva. "The Politics of Regional Disperities and Marginalization in Kenya.". In: Regional Disparities and Marginalization in Kenya. Nairobi: Friedrich Ebert-Stiftung; 2012.
Ananga AA, E CE, Ochieng JW, Kumar S, Kambiranda D, Vasanthaiah H, Tsolova V, Senwo Z, F KF, Anike FN. "Prospects for Transgenic and Molecular Breeding for Cold Tolerance in Canola (Brassica napus).". In: Oilseeds. INTECH; 2012.2012_oilseeds_by_intech_june_2012.pdf
Jenkins R, Njenga F, Okonji M, Kigamwa P, Baraza M, Ayuyo J, Singleton N, McManus S, Kiima D. "Psychotic symptoms in Kenya--prevalence, risk factors, and relationship with common mental disorders."; 2012.
and(Eds.) ATJS. "Pathways to Real Access to Land-Related Resources for Women: Challenging and Overturning Dominant Legal Paradigms.". In: Women and Law: Innovative Regional Approaches to Teaching, Researching and Analysing Women and Law. Harare: Weaver Press; 2011.
Mukhwana A. "Pete ya Uganga.". In: Mwavyaji Mimba na Hadithi Nyiugine. Nairobi: Focus Publishers; 2011.
Rayya. "Picha ya Hadaa.". In: Sina Zaidi na Hadithi Nyingine. Nairobi: Target Publishers; 2011.
Olali T. "The Place and Thematic Function of a Panegyric in Swahili Society: The Case of Sufi al-Busiri's Kasida ya Hamziyya.". In: Rethinking Eastern African Literary and Intellectual Landscapes. New York: World Press; 2011.
Mutegi RG. "Population Aging and the Generation Economy: A Global Perspective.". In: Eds. Elgar Edwards; 2011.
Kiboi JG, Kitunguu PK, Angwenyi P, Mbuthia F, Sagina LS. "Predictors of functional recovery in African patients with traumatic intracranial hematomas."; 2011. Abstract

Head injury is a critical public health problem responsible for up to 50% of fatalities among trauma patients and for a large component of continuing care among survivors. Intracranial hematomas are among the most common clinical entities encountered by any neurosurgical service and have a very high mortality rate and extremely poor prognosis among traumatic brain injuries. The purpose of this study was to investigate reliable factors influencing the functional outcome of the patients with traumatic intracranial hematomas (ICHs). A retrospective analysis was conducted of consecutive patients presenting at the Kenyatta National Hospital between January 2000 and December 2009. Following ethical approval, the records of patients admitted to the neurosurgical unit and diagnosed with traumatic ICH were retrieved and reviewed. The outcome measure was the Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS) score at discharge. Data were collected in preformed questionnaires, and the coding and analysis were carried out using SPSS, version 11.5. Of the 608 patients diagnosed with intracranial hematomas during the study period, there was a clear male predominance, with 89.3% male and 10.7% female patients. Majority of the patients (49%) were aged between 26 and 45 years, whereas 5.6% and 9.4% were younger than age 13 years and older than age 61 years, respectively. The most common cause of injury was assault (48%). Good functional recovery was achieved by 280 (46.1%) of the patients in our series, whereas moderate and severe disability accounted for 27% and 6.9%, respectively. Males were more likely to have functional recovery (46.4%) than were females (43.1%), though this finding was not statistically significant (P = 0.069). The proportion of patients who achieved functional recovery seemed to decrease with increasing age. Patients who were involved in motor vehicle accidents were less likely to have functional recovery (33.7%, P = 0.003) than those who fell (53.6%). There was a statistically significant difference in the proportion of patients who achieved functional recovery, with 65.2% of those who had mild head injury as compared to 46% and 15.1% (P ≤ 0.001) for those with moderate and severe head injury, respectively. Patients who had surgical intervention were more likely to achieve functional outcome (51.2%) as compared to 31.7% in those managed conservatively. Furthermore, the time elapsed from initial trauma to surgery significantly influenced outcome. The type of surgery done was not found to significantly influence patient outcome (P = 0.095). An increased risk of poor outcome occurs in patients who are older than age 61 years, have lower preoperative GCS scores, pupillary abnormalities, and a long interval between trauma and decompression. The findings would help clinicians determine management criteria and improve survival.

MURIITHI EVANSONMURIUKI. "PREPARATION AND PLANNING FOR TEACHING SCIENCE COURSES." NAIROBI: CENTRE FOR OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING, UON; 2011.
author Jesse N.K. Mugambi. "Prerequisites for Effective Dialogue Involving Religion and Culture.". In: Sharing Values: A Hermeneutics for Global Ethics. Geneva: Globethics.net; 2011.
Ayiemba EHO, John O(ed)O. "Problems and Opportunities of Displacement for policy Action: lessons from the 2007 Post-Election Violence and Refugee Camps in Kenya.". In: Migration in the Service of African development: Essays in Honour of Professor Aderanti Adepoju. Ibadan: Safari Books Ltd; 2011.
Opere A, Olago D, Chidumayo E, Osman-Elasha B. "PROCESSUS ET IMPACT DU CHANGEMENT CLIMATIQUE.". In: FORETS, FAUNE SAUVAGE ET CHANGEMENT CLIMATIQUE EN AFRIQUE. Sweden: Traduit de l’Anglais par: New Alliance Publishers.; 2011. Abstractforets_faune_sauvage_et.pdf

me des déviations de la climatologie régionale déterminée par l'analyse desmesures à long terme, généralement surune période d'au moins 30 ans, ou aux conditions climatiques normalement vécues,
et un ensemble différent mais récurrent de conditions climatiques sur une région donnée du monde (IPCC, 1998). Le changement climatique peut également se référer à une altération du climat, survenue suite aux activités humaines (Wigley, 1999). Le changement climatique devrait se poursuivre au cours du 21ème siècle comme une conséquence de la tendance croissante des émissions de GES (IPCC, 2007a), stimulant trois principales réponses: les adaptations techniques et celles des moyens de subsistance par les communautés affectées, les mesures d'atténuation qui permettent de séquestrer les GES ou de réduire la dépendance aux combustibles fossiles, et le dialogue international formel sur la portée et la correction de cette menace émergente et désormais pressante pour l’humanité. Les scénarios de changement climatique pour l'Afrique comprennent des températures plus élevées sur tout le continent, estimées pour croître à un taux de 0,2°C par décennie (Elagib et Mansell, 2000) et des précipitations plus aléatoires avec une augmentation légère dans les éco-zones de l'Afrique orientale et éco-zones forestières humides de l'Afrique occidentale, puis des baisses durables de productivité dans le Sahel et dans les éco-zones du sud, du centre et du nord de l'Afrique (Stige et al., 2006). Cette projection est en partie renforcée par les changements dans les rythmes pluviométriques au cours des 60 dernières années, qui ont diminué de près de 30% (Sivakumar et al, 2005), avec les plus grands effets négatifs ressentis dans le Sahel et l’Afrique de l'Ouest (Nicholson et al, 2000; Hulme et al, 2001).

Obosi OJ. "Public Private Partnetships in the Privatization of Water Service Delivery in Kenya.". In: Current Issues of Water Management. Rijeka: Intech; 2011. Abstract

Key words: Public - Private Partnerships, Privatization, Water service delivery
The Government of Kenya has introduced several water reforms in the provision of
water services since independence in 1963. The Local Government Act Chapter 165
of the laws of Kenya granted local authorities powers to engage in water services
provision especially in urban areas (Republic of Kenya, 1986b). The Water Act of
2002 introduced far reaching reforms in the water sector in terms of management and
provision services. It commercialized the provision of water services by forming
Public Limited Companies (PLCs) owned by respective local authorities. It also
allowed private sector participation in the provision of services. Individual companies
and communities have also been permitted to seek license from Water Services
Regulatory Board (WSRB) to provide water services to the public. Among the
private sector actors are independent water service Providers in the form of
community water projects, Private bore-holes, Water tankers, and Water kiosks.
Community water projects request for funds for putting up water projects from a state
organ known as Water Services Trust Fund (WSTF), hence the Public –Private
Partnerships. The paper examines the effectiveness of the existing policy and
institutional framework for the management of privatized water service delivery.
The paper particularly examines institutional monitoring mechanisms in ensuring
clean quality water is supplied to the unsuspecting poor. Are there clear mechanisms
in which the public through the state institutions regulate the water service provision
by private actors, as a requirement, before water is released to the public? How can
the private sector be made accountable for offering public goods.
The study has drawn its data from secondary data of randomly selected ten (10)
independent water service providers registered under two of the eight (8) Water
Service Boards (WSBs) in Kenya, namely, Rift Valley Water Service Board
(RVVWSB), and Athi Water Service Board (AWSB). The data was drawn from the
existing secondary data and was analyzed through content Analysis.
The paper has utilized the World Bank framework for the provision of transaction
intensive services as its analytical framework where water is taken as a transactionintensive
service with ministry of Water Development and Irrigation being policy
maker. Provider organizations include Water Resource Management authority
(WRMA), Water Service Regulatory board (WSRB), and Water Service Boards
(WSBs) as water providers. Water Service Providers (WSPs) are agents of WSBs.
WSPs include PLCs registered by the respective local authorities, and independent
ones including Community Water projects, and Water Kiosks.
The paper is expected to among others, identify and explain some role overlaps
between WRMA and WSBs since both can set water tariffs and there are weak
institutional arrangements to monitor the effectiveness and efficiency in the
operations of the independent water service providers.

Njihia JM. "Policy and Socio-Economic Contexts for IT Based Public Sector Reform in Postcolonial Developing Countries: The Contrived vs. the Actual." In: Papadopoulos T, Kanellis P, eds. Public Sector Reform Using Information Technologies: Transforming Policy into Practice . IGI Global; 2011:. Abstract
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Shilabukha K. "The Persistence of Female Genital Cutting Among the Abagusii and Maasai Communities of Kenya .". In: A Tapestry of Human Sexuality in Africa. Action Health Inc; 2010.
GUTO DRPETERSONMOMANYI. "Peterson M. Guto. Authored "Theory of Spectroscopy." The University of Nairobi Council; 2010.
Atoh F. "Poetic Aspects of the Kenyan Patriotic Music During the Moi Era .". In: Music in Kenya: Development, Management, Composition and Performance: A Tribute to Daniel T. Arap Moi. Nakuru: Kabarak University; 2010.
Odhiambo T. "The Postcolonial City as ‘Prey and Predator’ in Major Mwangi’s ‘Urban Novels.". In: Popular Snapshots and Tracks to the Past: Cape Town, Nairobi and Lubumbashi. Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa; 2010.
"Primary health care manual for medical students and other health workers (3rd edition). .". In: Infant and young child feeding (IYCF). In Kenya. UNICEF.; 2010.
Rambo CM, Otieno M. "Principles and Procedures in Project Planning and Management." Nairobi: UoN; 2010.
Rambo CM, Matseshe L. "Project Financing.". In: Project Financing. Nairobi: UoN ; 2010.
"A Prospective Study of Contraceptive Use Among African Women in HIV-1 Serodiscordant Partnerships.". In: Sexually Transmitted Diseases . The American Sexually Transmitted Diseases Association; 2010.
Wang’ombe JK, Mugo MG, Ajakaiye O, Mwabu G. "Provision and Organisation of Reproductive Health Services in Sub-Saharan Africa.". In: Reproductive Health, Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction in Africa: Frameworks of Analysis. Nairobi: University of Nairobi Press; 2010.

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