Global civil society activity in Nairobi, Kenya

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Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya. The name comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cool water", a reference to the Nairobi River which flows through the city. The city proper had a population of 4,397,073 in the 2019 census, while the metropolitan area has a population of 9,354,580. The city is popularly referred to as the Green City in the Sun.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Nairobi is ranked #65 over a 20 year period,
with 623 meetings since 1998.


Nairobi is ranked #52 in 2018, with 26 meetings.

Organizations based in Nairobi

African Population and Health Research Center Est. 1995

Nairobi Staff Union

Foundation for Woodstove Dissemination Est. 1983

Centre for African Family Studies Est. 1975

International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS Est. 1992

Flying Doctors' Society of Africa Est. 1970

Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer Est. 1985

International Forum for Rural Transport and Development Est. 1992

World Youth Alliance - Africa Est. 1999

Business Africa Est. 1986

Network for Water and Sanitation International Est. 1986

Regional Seas Trust Fund for the Eastern African Region Est. 1985

African Network for Prevention and Protection Against Child Abuse and Neglect Est. 1986

Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-Based Activities Est. 1995

United Nations Office at Nairobi Est. 1996

Lutheran Communion in Central and East Africa Est. 1993

African Association for Public Administration and Management Est. 1962

AMECEA Pastoral Institute Est. 1967

ACORD - Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development Est. 1974

EcoNews Africa Est. 1992

Basic Education Resource Centre Est. 1975

Allavida Est. 2001

NPI Africa Est. 1984

Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa Est. 2006

Regional Agricultural Trade Intelligence Network Est. 2004

View More profiles (260 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Nairobi

2020 World Community Development ConferenceInternational Association for Community Development

2020 Biennial Global GatheringNext Einstein Forum

2020 Gender Summit AfricaGender Summit

View More Future Events (3 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Nairobi

2019 Annual Aid and Development Africa Summit – Aid and International Development Forum
2018 General Assembly – African Union
2018 Workshop on Drug Demand Reduction
2018 International Conference on Drug Demand Reduction – African Union
2018 WSCC : Water Security and Climate Change Conference – Centers for Natural Resources and Development
2018 Annual Humanitarian Symposium – African Union
2018 World Vegfest Congress – International Vegetarian Union
2018 Annual Middle East and Africa Conference – International Association of Operative Millers
2018 Annual General Meeting – Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture
2018 Biennial Conference – Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture
2018 Round Table – Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action
2018 Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa – United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
2018 Technical Excellence and Value Management Conference – Pan African Federation of Accountants
2018 Annual Conference – International Textile Manufacturers Federation
2018 Biennial Scientific Conference – East, Central and Southern African College of Nursing
2018 Annual African Dairy Conference – Eastern and Southern African Dairy Association
2018 Biennial Congress – International Primatological Society
2018 Annual Conference – African Bar Association
2018 Annual General Meeting – Company for Habitat and Housing in Africa
2018 East Africa Oil and Gas Summit
2018 Africa SME Finance Forum – International Finance Corporation
2018 GEOGLAM RAPP and SDG Workshop and Regional Open Data Cube Workshop – Group on Earth Observations
2018 ACF : Africa Carbon Forum – The World Bank Group
2018 Regional Meeting – ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
2018 Africa Climate Week – United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

View More Past Events (1301 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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