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Mrs. Beth Njeri Njiru


Title/Qualifications:Mrs.
Department/Unit/Section: Environmental Education
Contact Address 6648-01000, Thika Kenya
Position: Tutorial Fellow

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Areas of Specialization
Master degree in population studies , bachelor of education degree Geography and Mathematics .

Research Interests

Population and Environment

Conference Presentations

  • B. N. Njiru “Climate Change Adaptation and Child Nutrition among the Small Scale Farmers of Yatta Division, Machakos District” ” at the 3rd International Food and Nutrition Conference (IFNC). Tuskegee University, Alabama, USA.October 9th -11th, 2011.Fully sponsored to attend the connference
  • B. N. Njiru “Climate change, resource competition and conflict amongst pastoral communities of Kenya”. In Germany an International conference on climate changes and conflict.Hamburg University, Germany November 19-20 2009 Fully sponsored to attend the conference
  • B. N. Njiru “Women Groups and Household Food Security in Kenya” at the 2nd International Food and Nutrition Conference (IFNC),Tuskegee University, Alabama, USA.October 8th -11th, 2006,Fully sponsored to attend the conference
  • B. N. Njiru “Evaluation of women’s Group Project Activities in HIV/AIDS Control, Management and Public Sensitization in Nairobi Slum Areas Kenya” the Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. October 15th – 22nd 2003,$5000

Research

  • B. N. Njiru,April 2011-December 2012 Challenged Livelihoods as a Result of Water Scarcity among Maasai Women Pastoralists in Kajiado County, Kenya Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA)
  • B. N. Njiru January 2011-June 2013,Changing livelihoods and environmental implications of adapting to water scarcity among the Maasai pastoralists in Kajiado, Kenya National council for science and technology (NCST),$15000
  • B.N. Njiru November 2001-November 2002:“Evaluating Women’s Group Income Generating Activities Among Samburu Nomadic Community in Kenya” Joint Research/Exchange Programme, Tokyo Foundation,$5000

Publications

  • Njiru B, N 2012 Climate Change, Resource Competition, and Conflict Amongst Pastoral Communities in Kenya. In climate change, human security and violence conflict: challenges for societal stability. Hexagon series on Human and Environmental security and Peace. Vol 8.springer 1865-5793

Consultancy and community service

  • Dr.Ikamari, Ministry of public health and sanitation, University of Nairobi and KEMRI.October 2012-December 2012 Regional Coordinator A project on International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Survey_ ICT Kenya wave1,$5000.
  • Dr. Bosire _Kemri ,KEMRI,November 2009-January ,2010,Supervisor/ FGD Moderator,Impact of counselling on Breastfeeding Practice and Infant HIV-I Transmission.
  • B. N. Njiru University of Washington & University of Nairobi; May 2009-July 2009: Consultant/Supervisor/FGD Moderator-with University of Washington & University of Nairobi; A study on “Barriers and Motivations of Condom Use by HIV-1 Serodiscordant Couples in Nairobi.
  • Dr. Wanjiru Gichuhi Program for Appropriate Technologies in Health (PATH) November 2008- December 2008 Field coordinator. A project on diarrhea prevalence survey in under 5s in districts of north, south, east, west Bungoma.
  • Dr. Ikamari, University of Nairobi and university of Washington. April 2007- July 2007: Project supervisor for Measure Evaluation’s project on Orphans and vulnerable children (OVC).
  • Supervision of postgraduate students

  • Joshua Matata Kimondiu,N50/CE/14489/2009,Assessment of Adoption of Farming Innovations among Maize Farmers in Yatta Division of Kitui County, Kenya, To graduate in June 2012

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