Impact Research & Development Organization
Our Profile

Our History

Dr Kawango Agot, PhD, MPH, is the founder and Director of Impact Research and Development Organization (IRDO). Although registered on January 23rd 2003, it began operating in 1999 in Dr. Kawango´s living room. At that time she was carrying out two studies: one towards her PhD in Medical Geography (Widow Inheritance and HIV) and another towards her MPH in Epidemiology (Male Circumcision and HIV) obtained concurrently from the University of Washington, Seattle, USA. IRDO has its headquarter Kisumu City. She narrates the journey of IRDO: