|Employer:||Africa now, Kenya.|
|Occupation:||Community development in enterprise development especially livestock production.|
|Other roles:||Church elder and missionary under Ray of Hope Mission Kenya.|
|Languages:||Kikuyu, Kamba, English, Kiswahili. Touches a bit of several other languages in Kenya.|
|Skype address:||not yet|
|p.o.box 17730-20100 Nakuru|
I m a gentle man, cool and social with 2 adult sons and one wife. Working with people especially motivating youths to be responsible young entrepreneurs and professionals. Community development especially animal health practice and religion is my major occupation. I live in Nakuru County while managing a small dairy farm. Milk is good for our health. It is said that yogurt is good to keep cancer infections a distance from us. Join me in Yogurt drinking. keep away from other similar concoctions.
Im a 21 community development expert in the field of agriculture especially dairy enterprise development. Im also a consultant in the same field. Currently Im working for Africa now as a Project Coordinator in a dairy improvement project funded by Commonwealth Secretariat. I have served in various national committees including Animal Production society of Kenya. I have worked for Kenya Agricultural Productivity Project funded by World Bank.
I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in livestock production from California Polytechnic State University in USA. Among other testimonials, I hold a certificate in Animal Health, computer for managers, rural development and participatory evaluation to mention a few. I participated in the ToT training on IPYET 2010 in Zambia.
To impact the livelihoods of my clients through enterprising solutions. I love learning new things that will improve my skills to serve others in development and spiritual. I love socializing with community and making friends.
I m a community development expert for 21 years in the field of agriculture especially livestock production. A consultant in the same field and mentoring youths to be voluntary community mobilizers in an effort to hasten chances of future employment.
Socializing is key in all my interactions with colleagues and clients as we work. Evangelizing and giving hope to the vulnerable communities around me. I like speaking my mind for more learning. Write something here This learning system in the wiki is very exciting and enjoyable. I hope the homework will be understandable for me. It is a privilege to participate.
My sandbox I m not sure what this sand box is all about. Maybe after understanding I will come back and edit.
My wiki projects
To learn more and use this new knowledge in my development work in future.
My optional community service (learning contract) project
Im serving a dairy community in Kenya to improve livelihoods through enterprise development in dairying.
||By signing this optional learning contract I will try to complete my training in basic wiki editing skills to achieve the status of a Wikibuddy. In return for this free training opportunity, I will give the gift of knowledge by donating or developing at least one free content resource licensed under a CC-BY-SA or CC-BY license which can be used by myself (and others) on WikiEducator.|
| Brief description of project
A dairy improvement project targeting client farmers of various calibres especially small scale farmers.
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| Target date for completion
as per the date of the online course.
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--John mbugua 19:30, 2 February 2011 (UTC)
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Feedback and notes from my WikiNeighbours
- Hi John, nice to read about your project, pl keep updating it. --R C Sharma, PhD 19:09, 11 February 2011 (UTC)
- Dear John, it is nice to see you are enriching your userpage. Keep it up. All the best, --Ramesh Sharma, PhD 16:09, 10 February 2011 (UTC)
- Dear Friend, please continue with your practice on how to manipulate the placement, size and using captions for your images in your sandbox. To understand how to do it, read this Tutorial 6 on images. All the best, --Ramesh Sharma, PhD 15:44, 10 February 2011 (UTC)
(: Dear John, You are very welcome to this eL4C44 Online workshop. I am your facilitator and will help you in developing your page. Enjoy this workshop. If, while adding information to your page, you face any problem, please, do not hesitate to ask for help. You can leave a message on my page. You can also contact me through my email. Warm Wishes.--R C Sharma, PhD 17:59, 1 February 2011 (UTC))
- Welcome to eL4C44 - the IPYET orientation programme. Enjoy every moment of the programme and let Ramesh, Brian, or me know if you need any assistance. Cheers!! --Victor P. K. Mensah, Your Training Coordinator
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Facilitators - eL4C44
- IPYET OER Training Programme in Facilitating Online Learning4Content Workshop (January 31 - February 11, 2011)
- The facilitators:
Victor P. K. Mensah
L4C Lead Facilitator