Prof. Walter Oyawa – Director General, National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) held a meeting with Prof. Mable Imbuga, EBS, Chairperson, NACADA and Mr. Victor Okioma, EBS, CEO, NACADA on Tuesday, 13th July 2021. In attendance was Mr. Boniface Wanyama – Ag. Director of Research Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Dr. David Njubi – Ag. Director for Scheduled Sciences, Mr. Godfrey Kalerwa – Chief Research Quality Assurance Officer and Ms. Margaret Muthee – Chief Analyst, Humanities and Social Sciences … Continue reading “A CONSULTATIVE MEETING BETWEEN NACADA AND NACOSTI”
The Kenya National Academy of Sciences (KNAS), led by Prof. Raphael M. Munavu, (FKNA) – Chairman and Prof. Ratemo Michieka, (FKNA) – Hon. Secretary on Wednesday, 22nd July 2021, paid a courtesy call on the Director General, NACOSTI, Prof. Walter O. Oyawa. The purpose of the visit was to foster collaboration between the two institutions.
Kenya’s largest age cohort is between 10 and 14 and will be joining the labor force over the next decade. This inflection point coincides with the country’s effort to steer towards economic recovery from the COVID-19 crisis. Can the jobs and labor market keep up to deliver on this socio-economic dividend? The latest Kenya Economic Update Edition 23: Rising Above the Waves, notes that with the working age (18-64) tapped to increase by 1 million per year, this young and growing … Continue reading “MORE PRODUCTIVE JOBS HOLD THE KEY TO KENYA’S RESILIENT RECOVERY FROM THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC”