To be the leading centre of excellence for development research, teaching, training and advisory services on issues of policy, practical and academic concerns in the public and private domains”.

Prof. Rosemary Atieno (second right) was a panelist at the 14th
European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes(EADI,
conference in Bonn, 23-26 June 2014.

New York City
Read More....


Prof. Kenneth King (right) and Pravina King at a past event.


Professor Kenneth King and Pravina King will be the speakers at an IDS development research seminar entitled “China-Africa Cooperation in Higher Education: New Kinds of Partnerships in Kenya?”

Room 535, 5th floor, Gandhi Wing
Read More....



Nairobi Safari Club
Read More....



The African Leadership Centre will today host a Public Lecture by Prof Sir Lawrence Freedman on "Strategy The Art of Power". The event will be held  from 2:15pm to 4:30pm at the African Leadership Centre, Jacaranda Avenue, in Lavington.

African Leadership Centre, Jacaranda Avenue, in Lavington.
Read More....

Message from the Director


Community Outreach

Contact Us

Inquiries should be addressed to:

The Institute for Development Studies
University of Nairobi

P.O. Box 30197
Nairobi, Kenya.

Directors Address
Tel : 254 -020 -318262 Ext 28177 or

Cell phone : 254-772 114655


Media Center

Facebook Fan Page


UoN Website | UoN Repository | ICTC Website

Copyright © 2017. ICT WebTeam, University of Nairobi