"To be a World class Centre of Excellence in Training, Research and Consultancy in the Water, Sanitation, Irrigation and related Sectors."
"To offer first class training, research, consultancy and outreach services in the water, sanitation, irrigation and related Sectors for sustainable development."
- To provide directly or in collaboration with other institutions of higher learning, services in human resources development, consultancy, research and development in the water sector on commercial basis.
- To provide training programmes, seminars and workshops and produce publications aimed at maintaining standards in the water and sanitation sector;
- To provide a forum for effective Collaboration between the public and the private sector and other interested parties for the development of the water and sanitation sector
- To conduct examinations and award diplomas, certificates and other awards to successful candidates
"Fountain of Water Knowledge"
Netherlands Initiative for Capacity development in Higher Education (NICHE)
Dr. L.A. Sumba – Acting Director during Labour Market Assessment (LMA) workshop on 17th May 2013 at Kenya Water Institute that was conducted through the project Netherlands Initiative for Capacity development in Higher Education (NICHE). The acting Director thanked project Niche/Nuffic initiative for supporting KEWI in her capacity building effort. This will go a long way in ensuring that KEWI produces competent technical graduates in integrated water resources management she said.