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.

Prof. Elishiba N. Kimani

Title/Qualifications: PhD
Department/Unit/Section:
Gender and Development Studies/ Mentoring Programme
Contact Address:
Kenyatta University, P.O. BOX 43844 - 0100 Nairobi.
Position:
Proffesor and Associate Dean Graduate School
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Areas of Specialization and Interest

• Gender, Education and Development, Gender and Human Rights , Gender and Governance,   Gender Based Violence,  Gender and HIV/AIDS (Preventive and Management),  Gender and Reproductive Health,  Gender and Policy Development

Convened and coordinated four (4) conferences

  • A member of the Board which is to convene the 2nd international Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics on 6th -8th Dec 2016 Venue APHRC Campus, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Chairperson of the Local Organizing Committee for the African Peace Youth Summit in October 17-19th 2016. Theme “Nurturing a Culture of peace within the youth” Venue Kenyatta University Amphitheatre, KUCC.
  • A member of organizing and hosting committee for inaugural capacity building workshop on Doctoral provision in East Africa- Organized by the Association of Common Wealth Universities, Kenyatta University and Institute of Education University of London- Held on 26th-28th August 2014, Venue Kenyatta university Conference Centre.
  • A member of organizing committee for the First International Conference on Gender Based Violence held on1st -3rd August, 2012 in Kenyatta University, Amphitheatre).

One (1) Article own publication in a local journal

Elishiba Kimani. (February 2015) Women’s Knowledge and Food Security; In Pathways to African Feminism and Development, Filling Granary: Journal of African Women Studies Center. University of Nairobi, Kenya. (Online)

Two (2) Articles joint publications in a local Journal

  • Mwikamba Kaibui, R. W. Gakuru, J.N. Kathuri and E. N. Kimani. (2011). The Role of Retired Agricultural Extension Workers in Enhancing Farmers Socio-economic Development in Thika District-Kenya. In Egerton Journal of Humanities, Science and Education. Vol. x, 2011. Njoro Egerton University.
  • Maina Lucy and Kimani Elishiba.  Determinants of Income Security among Pensionable Retired Persons in Kenya. ChemChemi International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kenyatta University (Submitted and Accepted)

2. International Journals

a. Four (4) Articles in individual publication in international journals

  • E Kimani E (2016). Perception of Youth on Women’s Rights to Ownership and Control of Matrimonial Property. American Journal of Arts and Humanities, 1,A12-A24, http://www.asraresearch.org/ajah-vol-1-2016
  • Elishiba Kimani. (February 2015) Women’s Knowledge and Food Security. In Pathways to African Feminism and Development, Filling Granary: Journal of African Women Studies Center. University of Nairobi. Nairobi. Kenya. (Online)
  • Elishiba Njambi Kimani. (September 2014). Challenges in Quality Control for Postgraduate Supervision. In International Journal of Humanities Social Sciences and Education (IJHSSE). Volume 1, Issue 9, September 2014, PP 63-70. ISSN 2349-0373 (Print) & ISSN 2349-0381 (Online). www.arcjournals.org. Publication link-http://www.arcjournals.org/ijhsse/2014_ijhsse_vi-i9.php
  • Elishiba N. Kimani, HIV/AIDS and the Community with Reference to Kenya. (June 2013) PPRIME Journals: The Prime Journal of Social Science. www.primejournal.org/PJSS. ISSN: 2315-5051.

b) Nine (9) Articles in joint publications in international journals

  • Joan Kabaria Muriithi, Lucy W. Ngige and Elishiba N. Kimani (March, 2017) Forms and Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Experienced by Women Survivors in Shelter Homes in Kenya. http://www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_7_No_3_March_2017/19.pdf
  • Paul Kizito, Elishiba Kimani and Mildred Lodiaga (April, 2017) Ventures Within Fisheries Value Chain that Men and Women Participate in Nairobi City County, Kenya. http://scholarpublishing.org/index.php/ASSRJ/issue/view/145
  • Paul Kizito, Elishiba Kimani and Mildred Lodiaga (2017) Socio-economic determinants of men and women’s participation in fisheries value chain in Nairobi City County, Kenya.  http://jsaer.com/
  • Elishiba Kimani and Wanjiku Kabira. (September, 2014).  Influencing National Policies towards Sustainable food Security through Gender Mainstreaming. In Prime Journal of Social Science (PJSS) ISSN: 2315-5051, Vol. 3((), pp. 837-841, September 29th, 2014. http://primejournal/continents/2014/se.htm
  • Elishiba Kimani, Tabitha Wang’eri and Samuel Mutua Mutweleli (June 2013) ICT uptake and use as a tool for personal adjustment and academic pursuit among undergraduate students at Kenyatta University. In International Journal of Economy, Management and Social sciences. ISSN: 2306-7276. www.tijournals.com.
  • Tabitha Wang’eri, Elishiba Kimani, Samuel Mutueleli. (April, 2012). ‘Transitional Challenges Facing First Year Students in Kenyan Public Universities: A Case of Kenyatta University-Kenya’. Oriental Journals on International Review of Economics and Management. Vol. 2, No. 1. Online: www.oriental journal.org
  • Wanjiku Mukabi Kabira and Elishiba Njambi Kimani. (December, 2012). ‘The Historical Journey of Women’s Leadership in Kenya. In the Journal of Emerging Trends in Educational Research and Policy Studies (JETERAPS) 3(6): 842-849. Online: jeteraps.scholarlinkresearch.org
  • Josephine Kisulu. Elishiba Kimani, Donald Kombo. (2012. Factors influencing occupational aspirations among girls in secondary schools in Nairobi region – Kenya. In Prime Research on Education (PRE).ISSN: 2251-1253. Volume 2, Issue 4, pp. 244-251. Online Journal-www.primejournal.org/PRE
  • Elishiba Njambi Kimani and Donald Kisilu Kombo. 2011. An Investigation of Community Participation in the Development of Schools and Income Generating Projects in Rural Areas in Kenya. In British Journal of Educational Research 1(1): 58-68. Online Journal-www.sciencedomain.org. 

c) Thirteen (13) Articles with students in international journals

  • Brian Mwambu, Prof Elishiba Kimani and Dr. Lucy Maina (May 2015). Enhamcing participation of men and women in the management of water resources at the bridge water supply in Kakamega County, Kenya. In the Journal of Advances in Humanities. (ISSN 2349-4379). Volume 3. No. 3 May 13 2015. www.cirjah.com.
  • Brian Mwambu, Prof Elishiba Kimani and Dr. Lucy Maina (May 2015). Level of awareness and existing policies on gender mainstreaming in the management of the bridge water project in Kakamega County, Kenya. In the International Journal of Humanities and Social Studies. (ISSN2321-9203). Volume 3 issue 5. May 2015. www.theijhss.com. 
  • Brian Mwambu, Prof Elishiba Kimani and Dr. Lucy Maina (May 2015). Challenges in gender mainstreaming in the management of water at the bridge water project in Kakamega County, Kenya. In the Merit Research Journals of Arts, Social Science and Humanities (ISSN 2350-2258) Vol 3(4)  pp. 046-054, May 2015.http://www.meritresearchjournals.org/assh/index.htm.
  • Judy Mwangi and Elishiba Kimani. (May 2015). Operations of informal finance groups in Gachagi informal settlement in Thika Sub-County, Kenya. In the international Journal of Physical and Social Sciences. (ISSN: 2249-5894) Volume 5. Issues 5. May, 2015. http://www.ijmra.us.
  • Judy Mwangi and Elishiba Kimani. (January 2015). Factors Influencing Participation of men and women in Informal Finance Groups in Gachagi Informal Settlement in Thika Sub-County, Kenya. In The International Journal of Humanities & Social Studies. ISSN 2321-9203) Volume 3. Issue 1. January, 2015. www.theijhss.com.
  • Judy Mwangi and Elishiba Kimani. January 2015). Challenges Experienced by Men and Women in Informal Finance Groups in Gachagi Informal Settlement in Thika Sub-County, Kenya. In International Journal of Innovative Research and Development. ISSN 2278.  Volume 4. Issue 1. January, 2015. (Online).  http://www.ijird.com/index.php/ijird/article/view/57630/44981
  • Pauline W. Kamau, Elishiba Kimani, Grace Wamue-Ngare, (December, 2014) Challenges in Access to Microfinance Resources among Women in Kiharu Constituency, Murang’a County, in Kenya. In International Journal of Innovative Social Sciences &Humanities Research 2 (4):68-74, Oct-Dec. 2014. ISSN: 2354-2926. http://seahipup.org/igisshr-2014-october-december-issue/
  • Esther Kibere, Elishiba Kimani and Mildred Lodiaga. (September, 2014). Gender Dynamics in Access to and Control of Benefits Accrued from Tea Farming in Kiganjo Division, Gatundu District-Kenya. In International Journal of Farming and Allied Sciences. IJFAS Journal-2014-3-9/956-961/30September, 2014. ISSN 2322-4134@2014 IJFAS. http://ijifas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/956-961.pdf .
  • Pauline W. Kamau, Elishiba Kimani and Grace Wamue-Ngare. (September, 2014). Gender Relations in Utilisation of Micro Finance Resources among Women in Kiharu Constituency, Murang’a County. In Merit Research Journals of Art, Social Science and Humanities (ISSN: 2350-2258) vol 2(7) pp. 095-100, September, 2014. http://meritresearchjournals.org/assh/september.htm 
  • Pauline W. Kamau, Elishiba Kimani and Grace Wamue-Ngare. (August 2014). Gender Relations in Access to Micro Finance resources among women in Kiharu Constituency, Murangá County-Kenya. In Prime Research on Education. ISSN: 2251. Vol. 4(5), pp. 717-722, August 11th, 2014. http:/primejournal.org/PRE/contents/2014/aug.htm.
  • Grace Ngure, Nyakwara Begi, Elishiba Kimani and Maurine Mweu. (July 2014). Utilization of Instructional Media for Quality training in Pre-Primary School Teacher Training Colleges in Nairobi County, Kenya. In Research Journal’s Journal of Education.  Vol. 2/No. 7July/2014 ISSN 2347. 8225. www.researchjournali.com/pdf/798.pdf. 
  • Dorothy M. Elijah, Elishiba N. Kimani and Geoffrey M. Wango. (December 2013). Gender-related Challenges faced by students in learning technical courses in Machakos Technical Training Institute, Machakos County-Kenya. In international Journal of Innovative Research. And Studies www.wudpeckerresearchjournals.org ISSN 2315-7267. Vol. 2 (10)
  •  Joan Kabaria-Muriithi, Lucy Ngigi, Elishiba Kimani. (October, 2012). ‘Factors Predisposing Women to Intimate Partner Violence in Kenya’. In The Journal of Emerging Trends (JETEAS, JETEMS, JETERAPS). OCTOBER 2012 EDITION, Volume 3. Number 5). Online Journal: http://www.ijarr.com

3. Article/papers in conference proceedings

  •  Conference proceedings for the First International Conference on Gender Based Violence held on1st -3rd August, 2012 in Kenyatta University.
  • Conference proceedings for Inaugural Capacity Building Workshop on Doctoral Provision in East Africa, organized  by the Association of Common Wealth Universities, in partnership with Kenyatta University and Institute of Education University of London: Venue Kenyatta university Conference Centre (Nairobi, Kenya date 26th-28th August 2014.

4. Books 

  •  African Women‘s Studies Centre and KNBS (2014). Status Report on the Kenya National Food Security: Zero Tolerance to Hunger Kenya Constitution Article 43 (1) (C) See the back page.
  • Mary Wambui Kanyi and Elishiba Njambi Kimani. (2014). Remaining Vigilant for the Entrenchment and Implementation of the Affirmative Action Principle in the New Kenyan Constitution. Diakonia and Women Political Alliance. Nairobi: Kenya.
  • Elishiba Kimani, Wanjiku Mukabi Kabira and Lucia Mary Mbithi. 2014. Socio-Economic Rights-Article 43 (1) of Constitution of Kenya 2010: Best Practices. Africa Women Studies Centre and Amkeni Wakenya. Nairobi.
  • Kimani, E.N., Mbaabu L. N., Gitu, J. and Kamau, F. June 2013. 26th Post-Graduate Seminar Abstracts. Kenyatta University Press. Nairobi.
  • Elishiba Kimani and Oleh Kam. 2013. “The good Samaritan programme (GSP) and take charge youth program midterm evaluation” Bible Society of Cotedívoire ( BSCI)
  • Kimani, E., Mwangi, W., Gacheche, and Ruto, G. 2012, Article 43 (1) (f) of the Kenya Constitution: ‘Every person has the right to Education’, African Women Studies Centre and Amkeni Wakenya, Nairobi: Kenya.  
  • Development & Training Services Inc. (2012). Gender analysis & Action Plan for USAID/ Kenya Country Development Cooperation Strategy. USAID, Kenya

5. Chapters in Books

  •  Elishiba Njambi Kimani, Jane Wambui Njagi and Kennedy Mwangi. 2014. “Education Best Practices” In Socio-Economic Rights-Article 43 (1) of Constitution of Kenya 2010: Best Practices. Africa Women Studies Centre and Amkeni Wakenya. Nairobi.
  • Prof Wangari Mwai, Prof Fredrick Gravenir, Prof Elishiba Kimani and {Prof Catherine Ndung’o. The Africa Center for Transformative and inclusive leadership- Module one. UN Women. 

 

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