Project Details

Description of project aims

Partner in bid for successful Capacity Building grant for the above project, led by Royal Observatory Edinburgh, administered by STFC, Edinburgh.

Layman's description

Helping Kenyans help themselves to site and build their first large optical telescope

Key funding - quote all funding agency(s)

Principal sites now identified, key players involved.
Short titleKOTI
Effective start/end date1/03/1828/02/19

Collaborative partners

  • University of the Highlands and Islands (lead)
  • Science and Technologies Facilities Council
  • University of Nairobi
  • Kenyatta University
  • University of Toronto
  • South African Astronomical Observatory
  • University of Cape Town


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