Mount Kenya University — Farm Animal Welfare Science Masters Program

Organization Name 
Award Date 
1/2021
Grant Amount 
$167,766
Purpose 
To support the implementation of a masters degree program in farm animal welfare science, led by Professor Maina Ngotho.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant Investigators: Lewis Bollard and Amanda Hungerford

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Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $167,766 over two years to Mount Kenya University to support the implementation of a masters degree program in farm animal welfare science, led by Professor Maina Ngotho. Our farm animal welfare team believes that the program will help develop farm animal welfare expertise and capacity in Kenya and across Africa. This funding is intended to cover costs related to course resources and student research projects.

This falls within our focus area of farm animal welfare.