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Career Opportunities: Litigation Manager & Programme Officer

Career Opportunities: Litigation Manager & Programme Officer

Katiba Institute seeks the services of a Litigation Manager and Programme Officer. Litigation Manager -POSITION FILLED The Litigation Manager will be one of Katiba Institute’s team of litigators, with the special responsibility of ensuring the…
Houses of Parliament should be viewed as equals and collaborate

Houses of Parliament should be viewed as equals and collaborate

The question of the Senate has become topical again. First the Thirdway Alliance – in its people’s initiative (see last week) — has proposed greatly strengthening the Senate. Second, MP Cecily Mbarire (“nominated” as people…
THE VENERATION OF COMMITMENT: A TRIBUTE TO MY ELDER BROTHER, WAIKWA WANYOIKE ON LEAVING THE KATIBA INSTITUTE

THE VENERATION OF COMMITMENT: A TRIBUTE TO MY ELDER BROTHER, WAIKWA WANYOIKE ON LEAVING THE KATIBA INSTITUTE

Liberal democracy has been vaunted as a sure way of safeguarding Human Rights the world over. The state of liberal democracy and her fruits all over the world has come under considerable challenge. The challenge…
Has the Constitution failed or it’s the implementers? Kenyans have their say

Has the Constitution failed or it’s the implementers? Kenyans have their say

The words, “having participated fully in the making of this Constitution” in the preamble of the Constitution ring loud on the nature of the  2010 Constitution. The same preamble talks of “the aspirations of all…
Why the Constitution is not like a computer programme

Why the Constitution is not like a computer programme

This week Katiba Institute, with the cooperation of various civil society organisations, held a one-day event at Ufungamano Hall, on an “Audit of the Constitution”. We are not talking about whether money has been spent…