Domitila Kyule-Muendo

Domitila Kyule-Muendo

Mrs. Domitila Kyule-Muendo, a highly seasoned KMFRI scientist, is based in Sagana Centre, Aquaculture Division, and specialises in post-harvest technologies and value addition in aquaculture. She holds a BSc in Botany and Zoology from the University of Nairobi, and an MSc in Limnology and Wetland Ecosystems from UNESCO-IHE, the Netherlands. Mrs Muendo is a PhD student at Kenyatta University (Kenya). She is currently involved in fish product development, product safety, and in development of other technologies to prevent post-harvest losses of fish.

KMFRI Sagana Aquaculture Research Centre
Post harvest technologies and value addition in aquaculture

PhD student
MSc Limnology and Wetland ecosystems
BSC (Botany and zoology)

D N Kyule, E Yongo, M A Opiyo, K Obiero, J M Munguti and H Charo-Karisa. Fish product development and market trials of fish and fish products in Kenya: a case study of Kirinyaga and Meru Counties. Livestock Research for Rural Development 26 (6) 2014. 

Jonathan Mbonge Munguti, Safina Musa, Paul S. Orina, Domitila Kyule, Mary A. Opiyo, Harrison Charo-Karisa and Erick Ochieng Ogello. An overview of current status of Kenyan fish feed industry and feed management practices, challenges and opportunities IJFAS 2014; 1(6): 128-137. 

Kevin Obiero, Ernest Yongo, Domitila Kyule, Cecilia Githukia, Mary A. Opiyo, Harrison Charo-Karisa and Jonathan Munguti. Consumer Preference of Tilapia and Catfish for Strategic Market Development: A Case Study of Kirinyaga and Vihiga. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2014; 1(5): 67-76. 

Yongo, E. Opiyo, M. A., Munguti J.M., Kyule, D., Orina, P.S, Obiero, K., and Charo-Karisa. H. (2013). Mobilizing the aquaculture sector for economic and sustainable growth: Case study of Vihiga, Kirinyaga and Kilifi Counties in the republic of Kenya. Online. 

Domitila N K, Harrisson C, David M and M A Opiyo 2013. Value addition technologies and fish product recipes booklet prepared under Strengthening Agricultural Research in East and Central Africa (ASARECA) through the project; building public-private sector partnership to enhance productivity and competitiveness of Aquaculture-Grant No. RC10 LFP-02.