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  • Latokartanonkaari 7

    00014 Helsinki


  • PL 27 (Latokartanonkaari 7)




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Personal profile

External positions

Lecturer and Researcher, South Eastern Kenya University

Fields of Science

  • 4112 Forestry

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.


Indigenous Grasses for Rehabilitating Degraded African Drylands

Mganga, K. Z., Nyariki, DM., Musimba, NKR. & Mwang'ombe, AW., 23 May 2019, Agriculture and Ecosystem Resilience in Sub Saharan Africa: Livelihood Pathways Under Changing Climate. Bamutaze, Y., Kyamanywa, S., Singh, B. R., Nabanoga, G. & Lal, R. (eds.). Springer, Cham: Springer, p. 53-68 16 p. (Climate Change Management ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Phenological stage, Plant Biomass and Drought Stress Affect Microbial Biomass and Enzyme Activities in the Rhizosphere of Enteropogon macrostachyus

Mganga, K. Z., Razavi, B., Sanaullah, M. & Kuzyakov, Y., Apr 2019, In : Pedosphere. 29, 2, p. 259-265 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Determinants and rates of land degradation: Application of stationary time-series model to data from a semi-arid environment in Kenya

Mganga, K. Z., Nyariki, D. M., Musimba, N. K. R. & Amwata, D. A., Feb 2018, In : Journal of Arid Land. 10, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Land use and fertilisation affect priming in tropical andosols

Mganga, K. Z. & Kuzyakov, Y., 2018, In : European Journal of Soil Biology. 87, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Land use affects soil biochemical properties in Mt. Kilimanjaro region

Mganga, K. Z., Razavi, B. & Kuzyakov, Y., 2016, In : CATENA. 141, p. 22-29

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review


  • 1 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 1 Oral presentation
  • 1 Academic visit to other institution

Rainwater harvesting from roads enhanced indigenous pasture establishment in a typical African dryland environment

Kevin Mganga (Speaker)
4 Sep 20197 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


Petri Pellikka (Speaker: Chair), Tom Böhling (Speaker: Keynote), Kaarle Hämeri (Speaker: Keynote), Mika Siljander (Speaker: Chair), Laura Alakukku (Attendee), Juuso Tuure (Speaker: Presenter), Pirjo Mäkelä (Attendee), Matti Räsänen (Speaker: Presenter), James Mwangombe Mwamodenyi (Speaker: Presenter), Sheila Aswani Wachiye (Speaker: Presenter), Hari Adhikari (Speaker: Presenter), Edward Amara (Attendee), Janne Heiskanen (Attendee), Temesgen Abera (Speaker: Presenter), Eduardo Maeda (Attendee), Simon Schallhart (Attendee), Werner Kutsch (Speaker: Presenter), Antti Autio (Attendee), Kristiina Karhu (Speaker: Presenter), Kevin Mganga (Attendee), Risto Vesala (Attendee), Laura Arppe (Attendee), Hanna Rosti (Speaker: Presenter), Enrico Di Minin (Attendee), Kai Nordlund (Speaker: Presenter)
1 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

University of Bayreuth

Kevin Mganga (Visiting researcher)
1 Dec 201828 Feb 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution