University of Nairobi Alumni Association (UONAA) and the University of Nairobi (UoN) officially signed a partnership agreement that will serve as a framework for operations between the two entities. The signing was led by the UoN Vice Chancellor Prof. Stephen Kiama and the Chairman UONAA Mr. Isaac Awuondo on 26th August 2021. The scope of the agreement is on areas mutual interest such as; resource mobilization from Alumni, partnerships in areas of mentorship and coaching, engagement in alumni data management and partnership in Alumni related publications among others.
Prof. Kiama emphasized the importance of UoN engaging the Alumni directly especially those who may not be members of the Association but are graduates of the University in order to widen the scope of reach and service. The Vice Chancellor informed UONAA Chairman about the campaign to have the Alumni and other partners to support the University in the revamping of hostels and halls of residence which is part of the giving back campaign.
Mr. Awuondo extolled the essence of the partnership agreement between the two entities. He also reassured continued support from the Alumni towards the University. UONAA also will continue being a strategic partner and advocate for the University of Nairobi.