Kenya Forestry Research Institute
A Centre of Excellence in Forestry Research

Collaborating Partners

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KEFRI collaborating Partners

GOVERNMENT STATUTORY BODIES

Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Kenya Forest Service
National Museums of Kenya(NMK) Kenya Wildlife Service
State Department of Agriculture National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)
Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation Kenya Water Institute
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) National Museums of Kenya(NMK)

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITIES

Lake Victoria Basin Development Authority (LBDA)         Kerio Valley Development Authority(K.V.D.A.)
Coast Development Authority (CDA)         The East African Community-Lake Victorian Basin Commission Secretariat
Ewaso Ng’iro South River Basin Development Authority         Ewaso Ng ’iro North Development Authority         (ENNDA)

LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS

Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute (KIRDI) Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI)
Tanzania Forestry Research Institute (TAFORI) National Forestry Resources Research Institute (NAFORI – Uganda)
Small Scale Growers Research Centre (SSGRC) Network for Natural Gums and Resins in Africa (NGARA)
Forestry Research Network of Sub-Sahara Africa African Forest Research Network (AFORNET)
Tropical Soil Biology and Fertility (TSBF) Institute of CIAT (TSBF-CIAT) World Agroforestry Centre(ICRAF)
Center for International Forestry Research Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO)
Tea Research Foundation

LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING

Michigan State University Egerton University
Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology (JOOUST) Maseno University
Kenyatta University Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT)
University of Eldoret Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Makerere University Coventry University
Mount Kenya University Kisii University
University of Kabianga Pwani University
South Eastern Kenya University- SEKU Rongo University College
Masinde Muliro University  University of Nairobi
Dedan Kimathi University of Technology

LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL NON GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

Sustainable Agriculture Community Development Programmes-SACDEP Green Africa Foundation (GAF)
KOMAZA Better Globe Forestry Limited
Japan Overseas Forestry Consultants Association (JOFCA) World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF)
Alpex Consulting Africa Limited (ACAL) Programme for Agriculture and Livelihoods in Western Communities(PALWECO)
Centre for Training and Integrated Research In ASAL Development(CETRAD) Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Pathfinder International Solidarites International
African Forest Forum (AFF) Gum Arabic and Resins Association (GARA)
Tree Biotechnology Programme Trust (TBPT) Africa Plantation Capital
Angaza

COUNTY GOVERNMENTS

Turkana County Government Baringo County Government
Kwale County Government Laikipia County Government
Taita Taveta County Government Homabay County Government
Lamu County Government

ORGANIZATIONS WITH EXISTING COLLABORATIVE ACTIVITIES

Baringo Aloe Bio-enterprise Project (BABE) *Project SIGMA feeds
Kakamega Forest conservation group VI-Agro forestry
UNDP & Nature Kenya CABI-International
International Union of Forest Research Organizations BIOVERSITY International
Food Agriculture Organization(FAO) UNEP/GEF
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change UNIDO
Kageita Tea Factory ( KTDA)