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Geoffrey Kiptoo Mibei is a geologist at the Geothermal Development Company (GDC) since 2010. He was born within Nakuru County, Kenya. He obtained a BSc in Geology in 2008 and MSc in Geochemistry in 2012 from the University of Nairobi. In 2012, he received a Six Months Fellowship at the United Nations University Geothermal Training Programme (UNU-GTP) in Iceland. In September 2017, he received a UNU-GTP Fellowship to do his PhD in Geology at the University of Iceland.

PhD defence by Geoffrey Kiptoo Mibei

Thursday the 28th of October from 15:00-18:00
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MSc presentation by John Joseph Lubuva

John Joseph Lubuva from Tanzania, MSc Fellow in Sustainable Energy Engineering at the Reykjavík University will give a presentation on his MSc project on Thursday 14 September, 2021 at 16:00. 
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SDG Short Course V on Exploration and Development of Geothermal Resources to be held in Kenya in November 2021

GRÓ GTP, KenGen, and GDC will be hosting SDG Short Course V on Exploration and Development of Geothermal Resources during 14 November – 4 December, 2021, at Lake Bogoria and Lake Naivasha in Kenya.
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SDGs Partnership Fund Supports Private Sector Projects in Developing Countries

An announcement on funding support for the SDGs from the Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

Statistics

718
Fellows have graduated from the Six Month Training Programme
169
Women have graduated from the Six Month Training Programme
63
Countries have been involved in the Six Month Training Programme
27
MDG/SDG Short Courses held since 2005
43
Customer Designed Courses held since 2010

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