GENDER & DISABILITY MAINSTREAMING SENSITIZATION OF UNES STAFF BY GEDICE AT UNES EXECUTIVE BOARDROOM KOLOBOT ROAD ON 30TH, 03, 2017

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Gender mainstreaming has been embraced internationally as a strategy towards realizing gender equality. It involves the integration of a gender perspective into the preparation, design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of policies, regulatory measures and spending programmes, with a view to promoting equality between women and men, and combating discrimination. The government is in the process of registering and pre-qualifying Youth, Women and Persons with Disability owned enterprises so that they can access government tenders and contracts. Government tenders amount to billions each year; it is a great opening for the Youth, Women and Persons with Disability.

In the FY 2016/2017, UNES took a center stage in ensuring total inclusiveness within its processes by sensitizing the new staff on Gender Mainstreaming with emphasis on Access to Government Procurement Opportunities (AGPO) facilitated by Richard and Caroline Afandi of GEDICE Nairobi

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The Malawi University Bench-marking with University of Nairobi on Resource Mobilization on Thursday, 21st, March, 2017 at the Council Chambers University of Nairobi

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The University of Malawi-Unima and other State-run Universities in Malawi developed an appetite to adapt to the dynamic economic environment by adopting business models to mobilize resources, these include setting up companies to generate income to complement government subsidies. To further this noble ideal, University of Malawi bench-marked with the University of Nairobi Enterprises and Services Limited –UNES to acquire modern business model to realize it goals. Among the individual institutions visited were University of Nairobi, JKUAT and Kenyatta University. The bench-marking meeting was led by UNES top Executive and University of Nairobi Advancement Office at the University of Nairobi’s Council Chambers on Thursday, 23rd, March, 2017

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UNES STAFF TAKING PART IN TRAINING ON ISO 31000 ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FACILITATED BY KEBS AT UNES EXECUTIVE BOARDROOM, KOLOBOT DRIVE FROM 14TH-17TH MARCH 2017

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The organization of all type face internal and external factors and influences that make it uncertain whether and when they will achieve their objectives. The effect this uncertain has on organization’s objective is risk, therefore risk must be identified, analyzed, evaluated, treated in order to satisfy risk criterion. UNES Staff took part in a four days comprehensive training facilitated by KEBS in ISO 31000 Enterprise Risk Management System with an objective of clearly identifying and managing risks that emanate from its business processes geared towards attaining the Strategic Business Goals. Read more

UNES PARTICIPATES IN FINAL DAY OF THE 3RD NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI MAIN CAMPUS GREAT COURT FROM 6TH-10TH MARCH, 2017

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The final day of the 3rd Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 brought together partners from government, private sector, development partners and research centers. This was aimed at providing a platform for show-casing and encouraging innovations over and above networking and sharing of knowledge. UNES took advantage of this platform to not only display its Commercial Enterprises but to create networks and benchmark with the finest in the market both at the local and international fronts.

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UNES PARTICIPATES IN THE 3RD NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK DAY 2 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI MAIN CAMPUS GREAT COURT FROM 6TH-10TH MARCH, 2017

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UNES Staff serving clients during the day 2 of the NIW 2017, the information pertaining to the various UNES products and services  offered by UNES were given at the information booth coupled with marketing materials to enrich corporate clients follow ups. These covers on the UNES Consultancy solutions, Hospitality, UNES Bookstores, Dental Services and funeral per-planning services given that Chiromo Funeral Parlour is one of the enterprises of the University of Nairobi. The essence of UNES is to connect the resources of the University to the Corporate world both at the local and international frontier Read more

UNES PARTICIPATES IN THE 3RD NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK DAY1 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI MAIN CAMPUS GREAT COURT FROM 6TH-10TH MARCH, 2017

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The 3rd Nairobi Innovation Week brings together partners from government, private sector, development partners and research centers with an aim of providing a platform for show-casing and encouraging innovation over and above networking and sharing knowledge. UNES as the Commercial Enterprise of the University of Nairobi is taking part in this year’s 3rd Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 which commenced on 6th -10th March 8, 2017. As a Corporate Sponsor and in readiness to connect University’s resources to the corporate world, UNES IS showcasing all its commercial enterprises to the corporate clients. These include UNES Consultancy, Hospitality, UNES Bookstores, University of Nairobi Dental Plaza, Chiromo Funeral Parlour, Small Animal Clinic, Imaging and Radiology and Vet Farm.

UNES Consultancy conducts an Impact Assessment Survey Training to the Insurance Regulatory Authority -IRA Officials at UNES Executive Boardroom, State House Road on Tuesday, 7th March 2017

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UNES Consultancy conducting a two-fold training on: (i) An Impact Assessment of Consumer Education Programs and (ii) A Study on The Insurance Information Gaps in County Governments in Kenya by Lead Consultant, Dr. Khamati and Mr. Abel G. Matoke (IRA Consumer Education Officer). Training is in readiness for the field work.

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