Members of the CODESRIA team, comprising of the participants and trainers during the opening ceremony of the CODESRIA College of Academic Mentors Institute training graced by the Registrar RIO, Professor Vincent Onywera, accompanied by key note speaker Dr. Godwin Murunga
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
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.

Dr. Margaret G. Gecaga


Title/Qualifications: PhD, MA, Bed (KU)
Department/Unit/Section:
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 43844-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Position:
Senior Lecturer
Area of Specialization: African and Christian Studies
Email:
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Research Interests

  • African Christianity and culture; religion, gender and sexuality; religion and reproductive health issues; youth studies; religion and development; Religion and Conflict Management; Gender, conflict management and peace building; Theology and Environment; Patristic History, Pentecostalism and Charismatic Renewal.

Conference Presentations

  • Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians, Resurrection Gardens, July 1998.  Paper presented: “Political Violence in Kenya; The Case of Ethnic Clashes in the Rift Valley and their Impact on Women”.  
  • Workshop on Ethnicity, Community Relations and Civil Society in Kenya: Perspective from a New Generation Sports View Hotel October 1999: Paper presented: “Change and continuity in a Democratizing Kenya: An Analysis of Kikuyu Interaction with other Communities”.
  • The Circle of Concerned African Women Theologians Kenyan Chapter Kenyatta University March 2000. Paper presented:  “A Disfigured Body of Christ: A Denial of Women’s Sexuality”.
  • Participated in a one week writers workshop on Christian Education for peace and reconciliation organized by All African Conference of Churches AACC between 7 – 12 August 2000 at KCCT, MbagathiPaper presented: “Abuse and Exploitation of children in conflict situations”.
  • Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians Dimesse Centre Karen 2000. Paper presented: A Theology of Work: The effects of Retrenchment in Kenya”.
  • New Testament Seminar at Kenyatta University. Paper presented:  “Mary’s magnificat.  A song of Liberation for African Women”.
  • Ecumenical Association of the Third World Theologians Kenya Chapter August 2002, St. Paul’s United Theological College Limuru, Paper presented: “Youth subculture: A challenge to the church”.
  • Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians, EATWOT Kenyan Chapter August 2003, Karen. Paper presented “Building a Democratic Society: The Role of the church in the Politics of Transition in Kenya”.
  • Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians, (EATWOT) Kenya Chapter August 2004, Association of Sisterhoods of Kenya, Ngong Road. Paper presented: “Challenges of Inter-Faith dialogue: Reflections in the face of Globalization and the war on Terror”.
  • Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians EATWOT Africa Region February 28th – 6th March, 2005 Accra, Ghana, Paper presented: “HIV/AID Rehabilitation Projects in Kenya: A Window of Hope for Women and Children”.
  • International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance (IAEVG) held in Lisbon Portugal between 14 – 16 September 2005. Paper Presented: “Puberty Initiation Seclusion School”.
  • African Institute for Contemporary Mission and Research paper presented: “The Gospel Symbol of the Kingdom and the African values of Hospitality and sharing”: A Response to the problems of famine in Africa. 2007
  • 10thHekima college Symposium Paper Presented “Contesting Identities in the Context of Democratic Change in Africa” March 2009.
  • County conversations organized by Taweza Communication, Paper presented” Search for Identity? Youth, Culture and Religion in the Mount Kenya Religion” November 2010.
  • Circle For Concerned African Women Theologians (East African Region) Mystic Centre Nairobi, Paper presented” Women and Peace Building in Africa” August 2011.
  • 12thHekima College Symposium Paper Presented “Theological Insights on Ecology and Technology towards Sustainable Development and Peace in Africa”.Hekima  College Nairobi, March 2012

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