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

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

All Africa Conference of Churches Est. 1958

View More profiles (262 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Nairobi

2021 Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers and General MeetingCommonwealth Secretariat

2020 African Regional CongressInternational Catholic Committee of Nurses and Medico-social Assistants

2020 Biennial ConferenceAfrican Network of Constitutional Lawyers

2020 ConferenceInternational Society for Oral Literatures of Africa

2020 World Community Development ConferenceInternational Association for Community Development

2020 Annual General AssemblyInternational Military Sports Council

View More Future Events (6 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Nairobi

2020 Biennial Global Gathering – Next Einstein Forum
2020 Gender Summit Africa – Gender Summit
2019 Heads of State and Government Summit – African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States
2019 East Africa Oil and Gas Summit
2019 Annual General Assembly – Inter-African Coffee Organization
2019 Annual Africa Associations Summit – African Society of Association Executives
2019 Africa Association Summit – African Society of Association Executives
2019 Annual African Dairy Conference – Eastern and Southern African Dairy Association
2019 Conference – Association for Research on Civil Society in Africa
2019 Annual Symposium – UnitedSuccess
2019 Conference – African Library and Information Associations and Institutions
2019 Meeting – International Whaling Commission
2019 Towards the Establishment of an International Nitrogen Management System (INMS) Project General Assembly – Global Environment Facility
2019 Session – International Coffee Organization
2019 Conference – African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
2019 One Planet Summit – The World Bank Group
2019 Session – United Nations Environment Programme
2019 Meeting of senior officials of the EAC Forum of National Electoral Commissions – African Union
2019 Meeting – African Union
2019 Annual Aid and Development Africa Summit – Aid and International Development Forum
2019 Summit – African Elephant Coalition
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

View More Past Events (1323 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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