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Building Synergies Between Ethical And Business Values For Better Institutional Performance In Africa
Businesses and corporate organizations globally are struggling to stay afloat amidst the biting effects of the economic crisis. The global economic crisis, increasing competition and the increasing cases of corporate and ...
Spartial distribution of trichodermia spp.in Embu and Taita Regions,Kenya
The distribution of Trichoderma species in soils of Embu and Taita benchmark sites in Kenya with relation to land use practices was investigated. The study areas were chosen because of their significant land use ...
Surveillance of the overall use of antimicrobial drugs in humans over a 5 year period (1997-2001) in Kenya.
(University of Nairobi., 2004-11)
Domestic violence and prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1
Objectives Todeterminetheprevalenceof life-timedomesticviolencebythecurrent partnerbeforeHIV-1testing,itsimpactontheuptakeofpreventionofmother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) interventions and frequency after testing. Design ...
Unobserved heterogeneity and the relation between earnings and firm size: evidence from two developing countries
Large firms in Ghana and Kenya pay much higher wages than small ones. We use panel data to show this is not the result of employing high-ability individuals. The size effect remains substantial with controls for individual ...
Population pharmacokinetics of a single daily intramuscular dose of gentamicin in children with severe malnutrition
The World Health Organization recommends that all children admitted with severe malnutrition should routinely receive parenteral ampicillin and gentamicin; despite this, mortality remains high. Since this population group ...
Export Standards, Market Institutions and Smallholder Farmer Exclusion from Fresh Export Vegetable High Value Chains: Experiences from Ethiopia, Kenya and Zambia
Many African countries are diversifying exports into fresh export vegetables, grown mainly by smallholder farmers. However, markets for these new products have stringent safety standards. This paper examines the green ...
Knowledge of psychiatric terms and concepts among Kenyan youth: Analysis of focus group discussions.
Psychiatric disorders and symptoms are common worldwide. However, cultural differences in symptom manifestation and knowledge of psychiatric terms and concepts represent a challenge to accurate clinical assessment. Our ...
National culture and organizational capabilities of IT offshoring services in Kenya
The pervasive adoption of outsourced information technology (IT) services has made the multi-billion dollar information technology outsourcing industry become important to individual organizations and governments as well. ...