Mainstreaming of National Cohesion and National Values at the University of Nairobi
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Date and time: 
Wed, 2015-02-11 19:23
Location / Venue: 

Legal Office, Central Administration, Main Campus

A consultative meeting of the Mainstreaming of the National Cohesion and National Values in the University of Nairobi was held on Tuesday, February 10 2015 at the Legal Office to come up with modalities to operationalize the University Cohesion and Values Programme at the University in line with the Performance Contract indictor on Compliance with Constitutional and other Statutory Obligations. The sub-committee agreed that it would be prudent to get clear guidelines for managing the Mainstreaming of National Cohesion and National Values programme from the Directorate of National Cohesion and National Values

In line with the guidelines provided the Vice-Chancellor would be the focal person to spearhead the Mainstreaming of National Cohesion and National Values Programme and his name shall be submitted to the Directorate of National Values and National Cohesion for the same.

The University Cohesion and National Values Committee will consist of the following proposed membership: -

  1. Vice-Chancellor                                                                     -           Chairman
  2. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration and Finance)               -           Member
  3. All College Principals                                                             -           Members
  4. All Deputy Principals                                                             -           Members
  5. Two (2) Persons with Disabilities                                             -           Members
  6. Registrar, Administration                                                        -           Secretary

There was consensus on the need to establish College Cohesion and Values Committees which shall be chaired by Principals of the respective colleges whose membership shall comprise of heads of departments from the said colleges including the college registrar as the secretary.

The University Cohesion and Value Committee and the College Committees would be required to hold quarterly meetings and the resultant minutes forwarded to the University Cohesion and Values Committee for deliberations and compilation of a report to be submitted to the Directorate of National Cohesion and National Values as stipulated.

That the initial trainings of the University Cohesion and Values Committees by the Directorate of National Cohesion and National Values together with the rest of staff members is expected to be undertaken in a span of one (1) week after the launch of the committee and its own training.

Expiry Date: 
Tue, 2018-02-13 19:23
Contact Person: 

Chief Legal Officer