The East African Science and Technology Commission (EASTECO) recently published the 3rd issue of the East African Journal of Science, Technology and Innovation online at 

The following papers were published in this issue which we are glad to share with you.

1. Access to livelihood resources and choices of development strategies:

Christina Mwivei Shitima, Romanus Dimoso


2. Impact of calf feeding practices on calf growth and health in smallholder dairy farms in Nyeri County, Kenya

Silvia Situma BVM, MSc (UoN), George K. Gitau (BVM, MSC, PhD), John VanLeeuwen (D.V.M, M.Sc., PhD), Charles M. Mulei ((BVM, PhD), Dr. Peter Kimeli BVM, MSc (UoN)


3. An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants commonly traded in Kajiado, Narok and Nairobi counties, Kenya

Ann Mwaura, Dr Joseph Kamau, Dr Omwoyo Ombori


4. A mobile digital technology (Fionet™) to improve accuracy, completeness and timeliness of research data compared with a non-digital system in Kenya

Stephen Kinoti, Charles Mbogo, Hayim Raclaw, Santiago Ferro, Zahra Hirji, Ernest Yeung, Nora Zwingerman, Teresa Kinyari, Max Schiff, James Ndungu


5. A Comparative study of the Sero-prevalence of Peste Des Petits Ruminants Virus among Districts of Different Agro-Ecological Zones in Tanzania

Daniel Mdetele, Misago Seth, Mwemezi Kabululu, Gerald Misinzo