Research Projects

Clean Energy for Food Security (CE4FS) Scope Study Phase 1

Dr.Jack Jenkins (Swansea University), Mr. Bronson Eran'ogwa (TSP), Ms. Hellen Wanja (County Government extension Officer) and sub-county extension officers conducting research and collecting data during a scope study in Embu county in June. The areas visited were Mbere-North and Mbere- South Sub-counties.

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Urbanisation, motorcycle taxi transport and food-security in Africa’s ‘secondary cities’ The Impact Initiative

Balancing the interests of all actors in the agricultural value chain is a major challenge in Sub-Saharan cities and one that the Impact Initiative alongside partners The Source Plus, Swansea University, LIDO,Maseno University,Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, Kisumu County government, KILP, Motor-cycle taxi associations and Traders Association are exploring in more detail. To this end, a workshop was held at the Lake side in Kisumu,Kenya to explore and discuss the legal and policy aspects of role of motor cycle in food security affecting major cities.

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