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Katiba Institute Publishes a book on marginalization

Katiba Institute Publishes a book on marginalization

Katiba Institute has published a book on participation of ethnic minorities and marginalised communities in political and other governance processes under the Constitution of Kenya 2010. The book was officially launched on 29th November, 2019…
Judgment: Hussein Khalid and 16 Others vs The Attorney General and 2 others, Petition No. 21 of 2017

Judgment: Hussein Khalid and 16 Others vs The Attorney General and 2 others, Petition No. 21 of 2017

On 14 May 2013, the Appellants, Hussein Khalid and others took to the streets to protest the actions of Members of Parliament to inflate their salaries and benefits. This demonstration, dubbed “Occupy Parliament,” was dispersed…
Citizen, dual citizen, citizen by birth explained

Citizen, dual citizen, citizen by birth explained

Whether people should be allowed to be a Kenyan and a something else as well (Ugandan, American, British or Somali, etc), or allowed to hold a public office and also be a foreigner, were tough…

Business, not just government, must respect human rights

Let’s raise our sights from what Kiraitu Murungi called the “mud of politics” to what the Constitution is really about. Not comfortable lives and illusions of power for politicians, but a decent life for all…
Call for Expression of Interest/Proposal to Consult in Developing Katiba Institute’s Second Strategic Plan

Call for Expression of Interest/Proposal to Consult in Developing Katiba Institute’s Second Strategic Plan

In 2015 Katiba Institute developed its first Strategic Plan 2015-2019, which comes to an end in December of this year. It is upon this basis that we wish to engage the services of a consultant…