Welcome to Columbia Global Centers | Nairobi

The Columbia Global Centers | Nairobi, serves as a regional hub for research and collaboration as part of Columbia University’s strategy to achieve a global presence and links the continent to Columbia’s scientific rigor, technological innovation, and academic leadership. The Center provides Columbia students and academics with a base from which to conduct research in and for Africa.


November 04, 2019

Training for Action: Oral Health in Kenya

The study will collaborate with local partners, including the University of Nairobi and the Ministry of Health, to plan, develop, and evaluate the 'train-the-trainer’ curriculum and toolkit

October 31, 2019

Addressing Policy on Food Security and Nutrition under Kenya’s Big 4 Agenda

In the effort to end hunger, achieve food security and improve nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture-Sustainable Development Goal (SDG2), and feed it's growing population,  the Kenya government launched the ‘Big 4 Agenda’. The five-year program seeks to achieve rapid results in the four identified development sectors, namely:   manufacturing, universal health coverage, affordable housing, and food security and nutrition.



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Columbia Global Centers | Nairobi
Westcom Point, 8th Fl, Block A
Mahiga Mairu Ave., Off Waiyaki Way
P.O. Box 51412 - 00100
Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 020 4440612/ 0708440612
Fax: 020 4440930
Email: nairobi.cgc@columbia.edu
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. Closed on Kenyan Holidays.