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The Institute for Development Studies- Kenya Transport Research Network (KTRN) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will hold a joint forum on 20th September 2017 for discussions on improvement of mobility and mass transit systems in Kenya. The event will take place at the JICA Kenya Offices from 2.00pm.



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The University of Nairobi team comprising Prof Winnie Mitullah (IDS), Prof Peter Ngau (Urban and Regional Planning) and Mr Philip Olale (Urban and Regional Planning) are in the team assisting UN-HABITAT to develop the Country Programme Document for Kenya. The dons participated in a forum held at the Laico Regency Hotel in Nairobi on 20th June for key stakeholders. The stakeholders included representatives of the Council of Governors, Ministry of Housing, Land and Urban Development, Directorate of Nairobi Metropolitan, UN-HABITAT, and Kenya Mission to UN-HABITAT, among others.

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Main Campus, Education Building, 2nd Floor, Room ED 213.
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New Book Out on Non-Motorised Transport in Urban Planning

Title: Non-Motorized Transport Integration Into Urban Transport Planning in Africa

Transport is acknowledged as one of the critical services which will determine whether a nation achieves the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular Goal 11 on resilient safe and sustainable cities.



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Main Campus, Education Building, 2nd Floor, Room ED 213.
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The Afrobarometer Round 7 Survey will inform a seminar on Gender inclusion in development at the International institute of Social Studies (ISS) in The Hague, Netherlands.

IDS Associate Research Professor Winnie Mitullah will make the presentation on 11April 2017. The seminar is part of ISS’s Development Research Seminar (DRS) Series: Autumn/Winter 2016/2017.



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Main Campus, Education Building, 2nd Floor, Room ED 213.
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Message from the Director

IDS 50TH ANNIVERSARY

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The Institute for Development Studies
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P.O. Box 30197
Nairobi, Kenya.

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Cell phone : 254-772 114655
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