About Us

Brief History

Kenya Union of Nutritionists and Dietitians (KUNAD) was first founded on 24th February 2016. Subsequent meetings resolved the need for registration of a union by the registrar of trade union. Due registration as a requirement by law started on 8th June 2017 and was confirmed and allowed to operate under labour relation act, section 12, on 11th January 2018.

Our Mandate

The union is formed under the Labor Relations Act to create an enabling environment for nutrition practice and to cater for welfare of all nutritionists and dietitians in the country.

Our Vision

To be the best in the globe in nutrition and dietetics health care provision and standardization through integral professional practice.

Our Goal

To promote the welfare of nutritionists and dietitians practising in Kenya.

Our Values

  • Solidarity
    To stand together as a union to promote the welfare of the members and to provide solutions to the problems facing the health care system.
  • Integrity
    Encourage our members and their employers to remain honest in all their actions to ensure the interests of members and the country at large is served.
  • Reward
    Believe in a good job done and recognize services, efforts and achievements of members in developing nutrition as a profession.
  • Quality
    Believe in good standards and encourage members to offer services of the highest degree of standards in their areas of duty.
  • Transparency and accountability
    Encourage members to act in manners not likely to taint the image of our profession and to constantly refer from the codes of conduct given and signed by the regulator.