NEW GOVERNING COUNCIL CHAIRPERSON BRIGADIER (RTD.) STEPHEN NJUNG’E KIHU 

The Director, Prof. Patrick O. Hayombe together with KEWI Management welcomed the New Chairperson to KEWI Governing Council, Brig. (Rtd) Stephen Njung’e Kihu and took him for a tour of the Nairobi campus

A tour of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Workshop

REVIEW OF KENYA WATER INSTITUTE ACT NO. 11 OF 2001

The Institute initiated review of the Kenya Water Institute Act No. 11 of 2001. A Technical Committee which comprises of KEWI Management and State Counsels from the Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Irrigation has been spearheading the review exercise. The review process intends to align the Act to the 2010 Constitution and other relevant legislation like Water Act, 2016, Water Policy etc.

Several Stakeholders’ workshops have been conducted to ensure views from all relevant Stakeholders are captured before the Draft Bill is presented to the Parliamentary Committee for ratification. 

REVIEW OF STRATEGIC PLAN 

2021 – 2025

Management has been working with the help of a Technical Team from the Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Irrigation to develop a Strategic Plan for the period 2021 – 2025 by aligning the Institutes projects and programs to the Big Four Agenda, Medium Term Plan and Vision 2030.  Currently, the draft Strategy is ready and is awaiting final approval to start implementation.

  • Students from Kitui Campus repairing broken pipes within the Institute