UA 21, PC 17
Title: Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences,
Canadian International Development Agency (Kenya) Files series
Extent: 1.6 m of textual records. -- 16 photographs.
Administrative History: Beginning in 1968, the
Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), in cooperation
with the University of Manitoba, gave Kenyan students an opportunity
to learn from Manitoban farmers by working on Manitoban farms. Additionally,
Kenyan students observed agricultural extension methods and programs
in Manitoba by observing agricultural representatives at work and
by assisting them. The program was arranged with the Director of
Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, and Animal Husbandry in Nairobi.
Similarly, professors from the University of Manitoba traveled to
Custodial History: Debbie Mechler from the Dean's
Office transferred CIDA Kenya files (R.C. McGinnis), dated from
1970 to 1983, to Archives & Special Collections in 1989.
Scope and Content: The series consists primarily
of files relating to research projects as well as: papers prepared
by staff at Njora, Kenya; Dean Shebeski's notes from his trip to
Kenya; and files of Dr. J.J. Njorage, Chief Research Officer of
the Department of Agriculture, Kenya. Both colour and black and
white photographs are located in PC 17.
Restrictions: Files labeled "Restricted"
contain confidential information and are not available for research
without the permission of Archives & Special Collections.
Finding Aid: Printed finding aid is available
in Archives & Special Collections reading room and on-line finding
aid is available at the link below.
UA 21, PC 17,
TC 11 (A.80-06, A.81-16, A.82-44, A.82-46, A.82-47, A.83-08, A.83-13,
A.88-01, A.88-02, A.88-03, A.88-04, A.88-05, A.88-06, A.88-07, A.88-08,
A.88-47, A.88-49, A.89-37, A.89-38, A.89-43, A.89-44, A.90-01, A.90-41,
A.90-67, A.90-74, A.90-75, A.91-11, A.92-34, A.93-07, A.93-12, A.93-61)