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Dr. Stephen Wambugu

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Position: Lecturer
Department: Agribusiness Management and Trade
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844-00100
Nairobi – Kenya
Telephone: +254-2-810901-12 Ext. 57321
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Conferences, Seminars and Workshops
• 2008: Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) Training on Proposal Writing for Researchers held between 1st. - 6th.December, 2008, Ridar Hotel, Seeta, Mukono, Uganda.
• 2008: Second National Agricultural Sector Conference held between 9th- 12th.November, 2008, Theme “ Transforming Agriculture for Productivity, Agribusiness and Markets- Kilimo Biashara”, Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2008: Kenya Agricultural Productivity Project Training on Strategic Planning, Project Cycle, Monitoring and Evaluation and Proposal Writing
Course held between 13th.October and 2nd.November, 2008, EAST College, Embu, Kenya.
• 2008: VicRes 5th. Annual Forum held between 29th.May and 2nd. June, 2008, Ngurdoto Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania.
• 2008: NATURA/RUFORUM Partnership Planning Workshop held between 21st. and 26th. May, 2008, Ridar Hotel, Seeta, Mukono, Uganda.
• 2007: RUFORUM-ASARECA Proposal and Scientific Writing Workshop held between 10th. and 18th. September, 2007, Botanical Beach Hotel, Entebbe, Uganda.
• 2007: Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation Training Workshop held between 19th and 20th July, 2007, Embu, Kenya.
• 2007: Afrint 2 Project Preparatory Seminar held between 28th May and 3rd June, 2007, Cape Town, South Africa.
• 2007: VicRes 4th. Annual Forum held between23rd to 26th May, 2007, Jinja Nile Resort, Jinja, Uganda.
• 2007: VicRes Natural Resource Cluster Seminar held between 18th.and 19th. April, 2007, ICIPE, Nairobi.
• 2006: VicRes Annual Forum held between 24th and 27th May, 2007, Kisumu, Kenya.
• 2003: KAPP Competitive Grant System Research Proposal Writing Course on Agricultural Product Value Chains held between10th and 19th April, 2003, Kenya Institute of Administration (KIA), Kabete, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2003: Workshop on Education for National Integrity held between 4th. and 6th. December 2003, Kenya Institute of Education (KIE), Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2003: Moderation workshop on Adjustments in Secondary Geography Form 1 Students’ Book and Teachers' Guide and fine-tuned them for resubmission for Vetting by KIE held between 18th and 24th May, 2003,Stem Hotel, Nakuru, Kenya.
• 2003: Writing/moderation workshop on secondary Geography Students' Book 2 and Teachers' Guide to conform with the current Secondary Schools’ syllabus. Held between 6th. and 19th. April, 2003, Stem Hotel, Nakuru, Kenya.
• 2002. Workshop on Linking Research to Policy funded by Department for International Development (DFID) held on Tuesday 18th March, 2002, Veterinary Laboratory Sports Club, Kabete Campus, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2002: Regional Trade Analytic Agenda (RTAA) workshop on Food Distribution Networks in the Greater Horn of Africa, Sponsored by USAID - REDSO and Techno serve held on 22nd. August, 2002, and presented a paper entitled "Food Distribution Networks in Kenya", Mayfair Hotel, Nairobi. Kenya.
• 2002: Attended the Kenya Country Team IFPRI 2020 Vision Network for East Africa Proposal Peer Review and Progress of 1st and 2nd Round Projects workshop held between 11th - 12th. , July, 2002, Pan Afric Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2001: Attended IFPRI Workshop on Policy Research Communication held on 7th. December 2001, Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2001: Attended the Kenya Country Team IFPRI 2020 Vision Network for East Africa Proposal Peer Review Workshop held 20th. July, 2001, Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 2001: Attended IFPRI Training Workshop on Proposal Writing for Policy Research held between 29th. and 30th. March, 2001, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
• 1999: Presented a paper entitled "The State of Market Integration Research in Kenya" at the 5th African Domestic Agricultural Marketing Integration Research (ADAMIR) Workshop on market integration and Liberalization, 31st October - 7th November, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
• 1999: Attended the Workshop on Land Tenure, Environmental degradation and conflict Resolution: Results of a Research Project, March 17th - 20th, 1999, Lake Bogoria Hotel, Baringo District, Kenya.
• 1999: Presented a paper at the University of Trier, Germany, entitled "Maize Market Liberalization in Kenya", Faculty of Geography/Geosciences, 21st June, Trier, Germany.
• 1998: Presented a paper entitled "Spatio-Temporal Distribution and Integration of Maize Markets in Kenya", Staff seminar, 2nd December, Department of Geography, Kenyatta University, Nairobi.
• 1996: Attended Kenyatta University Geography Department Curriculum Review Seminar held from 17th- 23rd May, 1996, Garden Hotel, Machakos, Kenya, and presented a paper entitled "Economic Geography: Its Evolution, Development and Contribution to a changing Society.”
• 1995: Attended the conference on Towards 2000: Improving Agricultural Performance held on September 21st. 1995, K.C.B. Institute of Banking and Finance, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 1994: Attended the conference on Market Reforms, Agricultural Production and Food Security held from 22nd- 23rd June, 1994, K.C.B. Institute of Banking and Finance, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 1992: Participated at an In-service Workshop for Teacher Tutors and Teaching practice Supervisors held from 2nd- 5th. December Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.
• 1992: Attended the Conference on Maize Supply and Marketing under Market Liberalization held from 18th. - 19th. , 1992, K.C.B. Institute of Banking and Finance, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya. 8.0

Publications

• S.K. Wambugu (2007). “A Review of Maize Marketing and Pricing Policies in Kenya” in Chemchemi (International Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, Kenyatta University) Vol.3 No. 1 2006 pg. 72-85.
• S.K. Wambugu and A. Andersson (2007). Maize Circulation within Family Based Networks: The case of Lugari District, Kenya”. A research report submitted to SIDA, Sweden.
• S.K. Wambugu, F. Gachang’i and K. Ouma and G. Arita (2007). Macmillan K.C.S.E Revision Geography Golden Tips Macmillan Kenya (Publishers) Ltd, Judda Complex, Forest Road, Nairobi.
• S. K. Wambugu (2005). An Analysis of the Nature and Extent of Integration of Kenya’s Maize Markets in the Post-Liberalization Era. A Ph.D Thesis, Kenyatta University, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu, F. Gachang’i and N. Kihwaga (2005). Macmillan Secondary Geography Student’s Book, Form 4. Macmillan Kenya (Publishers) Ltd, Judda Complex, Forest Road, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu, F. Gachang’i and N. Kihwaga (2005). Macmillan Secondary Geography Teacher’s Guide Book, Form 4. Macmillan Kenya (Publishers) Ltd, Judda Complex, Forest Road, Nairobi.
• Karugia, J.T, Stephen K. Wambugu and Willis Oluoch-Kosura (2004). “The Role of Infrastructure and Government Policies in Determining the Efficiency of Kenya’s Maize Marketing System in the Post-Liberalizaion Era” IFPRI Eastern Africa Food Policy Network, Network Report No.6. Kampala, Uganda: IFPRI, April 2004.
• S.K. Wambugu, F. Gachang’i and N. Kihwaga (2004). Macmillan Secondary Geography Student’s Book, Form 3. Macmillan Kenya (Publishers) Ltd, Judda Complex, Forest Road, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu, F. Gachang’i and N. Kihwaga (2004). Macmillan Secondary Geography Teacher’s Guide Book, Form 3. Macmillan Kenya (Publishers) Ltd, Judda Complex, Forest Road, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu et al. (2004). Secondary Geography Form Two Student’s Book. Kenya Literature Bureau, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu et al. (2004). Secondary Geography Form Two Teacher’s Guide Book. Kenya Literature Bureau, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu et al. (2003). Secondary Geography Form One Student’s Book. Kenya Literature Bureau, Nairobi.
• S.K. Wambugu et al. (2003). Secondary Geography Form One Teacher’s Guide Book. Kenya Literature Bureau, Nairobi.
• Karugia, J., S.K. Wambugu and W. Oluoch-Kosura (2002). "Food Distribution Networks in Kenya". In proceedings of the Regional Workshop on food Distribution Networks in the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA) sponsored under the auspices of Regional Trade Analytic Agenda (RTAA) by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) - Regional Development services office (REDSO) and Technoserve.
• S.K. Wambugu (1995). "A Spatio-temporal Analysis of Periodic Markets in Nyeri District, Kenya", in Eastern and Southern Africa Geographical Journal (ESAGJ) Vol. 6 No. 1 pp. 60-73.
• Wambugu, S. K. (1994). "Market Distribution Patterns and Market Provision in Nyeri District, Kenya". In Journal of Eastern African Research and Development (JEARD) Vol. 24 pp 1-14.
• Wambugu, S.K. (1990). "Spatio-Temporal and Functional Characteristics of Market Places in Nyeri District, Kenya". M.Sc thesis, Kenyatta University, Department of Geography, 1990.

 

 

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