Prof Bernard Njehia

Title/Qualifications: PhD Agricultural Economics)
Department/Unit/Section: Dept. of Agribusiness Management and Trade, School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development
Contact Address: P O Box 43844 – 00100 Nairobi
Position: Professor, Head of Department
Area of Specialization: Agribusiness Management
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Research Interests:

Agri-Supply/Value Chains – Analysis, Agri-Enterprise Development

Publications in Refereed Journals

Conference and Workshops Attended 

  •  2014: International Conference on Building A New Generation of Agricultural Scientists at Kenyatta University , 1 – 5 December 2014


  • 2012: Young People, Farming & Food: the Future of the Agrifood Sector in Africa An international conference on the future of the agrifood sector in Africa, Accra, Ghana19-21 March Paper Presented: Farm households’ livelihood diversification and its implications for young people’s engagement in agriculture: the case of Uasin Gishu County, Kenya L. K. Korir, Job Kibiwott Lagat and Bernard Kamau Njehia

  • 2012: The 3rd Agricultural Sector Development Forum - Agricultural Sector Coordinating Unit

  • 2011: Development through Agricultural Innovations: Scientific Innovations in Africa celebrations Conference, KARI Hqs, Nairobi, July

  • 2011: International Conference for the Advancement of Business & Management Practice in Africa (ICABUMPA), organized by Mount Kenya University Venue: Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) April 21, 2011

  • 2010: Collaborative Masters program in Agricultural and Applied Agricultural Economics: Review of curriculum - Resource Persons Workshop, Kampala Uganda

  • 2009: Web 2.0 On-line publishing Training workshop for Instructors in the Regional MSc. In Regional Master of Science in Agricultural Information and Communication Management (AICM), Entebbe, Uganda

  • 2007: Collaborative Masters program in Agricultural and Applied Agricultural Economics Resource Persons Workshop, Kampala Uganda

  • 2007: Kenya Agricultural Productivity Project: Training in Research Proposal writing; KIA Nairobi

  • 1999: Dec. 13 - 17 7th Southern and Eastern Africa Association of Farming Systems Research - Extension Regional Conference, Gaborone, Botswana.

  • 1999: May 23 - 25 University Senior Management Seminar, Agricultural Resources Centre, Egerton University

  • 1988: May 12, Fine Tuning Agricultural Policy to Improve Agricultural Productivity, Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy Analysis and Development

  • 1997: December 8 - 12 Entebbe, Uganda, Stakeholders’ Meeting Eastern, Central and Southern Africa Programme for Agricultural Policy Analysis organized by Association for the Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa.

  • 1996: Training in Participatory Rural Appraisal Methodology, Egerton University

  • 1995: September 21, Towards 2000: Improving Agricultural Performance - Policy Analysis Matrix, Egerton University