About meMy name is Mwembamba. It is a Kiswahili name which means 'slim one'. I live and work in Kenya within the international development and research world.
My address is P.O. BOX 20987 – 00100 GPO, NAIROBI, KENYA
My professional interests
I am a communicator by profession, though I have trained as a food scientist and nutritionist. I am very interested in all aspects of global and rural development but especially touching on Mwembamba health sector|health, and agriculture. go to CIMMYT e-News
My academic background
- Currently pursuing a MSc in Applied Human Nutrition at the University of Nairobi
- Title of thesis: “Development, Storage Stability and Consumer Evaluation of a Low Cost Vitamin A-Enriched Mango Nectar as a Food Supplement for Children.”Awaiting defence of thesis, and graduation.
- Before that I was at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), where I obtained a BSc in Food Science and Post Harvest Technology – Scored Upper Second Class Honors.
- I attended Loreto High School in Limuru, Kenya