First Danida Kenya alumni network event hosted by the Danish Embassy


Dear Danida alumni in Kenya,

You are invited for the first Danida Kenya alumni network event hosted by the Danish Embassy in Nairobi. The event will take place on Thursday 8 February 2018 from 2:00 – 6:00pm at the Danish Ambassador’s Residence on the corner of Muthaiga Road and Naivasha Avenue.

The event will be divided into two sessions. During the first session, Danida alumni in Kenya will discuss how to organise the network and plan future activities and the second session will celebrate the launch of the Danida Kenya alumni network.

Please sign up ASAP to the Coordinator of the planning group, Danida alumni, Philip Visendi Lumwamu, E-mail: Deadline: February 1, 2018


Session one – setting up the network

2:00 - 2:15 Arrival and registration

2:15 - 2:20 Welcome remarks & agenda of meeting by Philip Visendi Lumwamu, Coordinator of the planning group, Kenya Danida Alumni Network

2:20 – 2:40 How to organise alumni networks and their benefits, by Dorothy Ansgar, Coordinator of the Swedish Institute Alumni Network, Kenya

2:40 - 2:50 Organisational structures and where we are by Coordinator of the planning group, Kenya Danida Alumni Network

2:50 - 3:00 Update on Danida alumni activities and possibilities by Lene C. Mosegaard, Programme Manager, DFC

3:00 - 4:00 Group discussions and way forward

4:00 – 4:15 Tea and coffee break

Session two – Launch of the Danida Kenya Alumni Network

4:15 – 4:25 Kenyan Danish Collaboration by Mette Knudsen, Danish Ambassador to Kenya

4:25 – 4:35 Danish experience/collaboration with Kenyan Universities by Danida alumni Catherine Muhoma

4:35 – 4:45 Business opportunities between alumni and Danish companies by Danida alumni Patricia Jumi, founding partner of GrowthAfrica (to be confirmed)

4:45 – 4:47 Closing remarks

4:45 – 6:00 Social gathering, refreshments served

We are looking forward to seeing you


The planning group of the Danida Kenya Alumni Network, the Danish Embassy and Danida Fellowship Centre/Danida Alumni Network

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