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…
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…

Terms of Reference for Consultancy to Develop a Five-Year Strategic Plan for the Social Justice Centers Working Group (SJCWG)

The Social Justice Centers Working Group (SJCWG) is partnering with Katiba Institute with support from the Royal Norwegian Embassy to develop its first Strategic Plan. Terms of Reference for Consultancy to Develop a Five-Year Strategic…
Professor Yash Pal Ghai awarded an honorary degree by the University of Pretoria

Professor Yash Pal Ghai awarded an honorary degree by the University of Pretoria

Professor Yash Ghai was awarded an honorary doctorate in law by the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria on 15 April 2021. The University of Pretoria noted: “The honorary degree award recognises Professor Ghai’s vast…
Sex and teenagers: The unresolved dilemma

Sex and teenagers: The unresolved dilemma

Justice Said Chitembwe’s interview for Chief Justice post has focused attention again on the issue of young men convicted of having sexual relations with girls under 18 years. I am sympathetic to those who suggest…
Consultancy: Public Health Expert

Consultancy: Public Health Expert

Katiba Institute seeks to engage the services of a consultant for 25 consultancy days spread over 5 months to provide expert analysis on the public health effects of environmental pollutants in urban areas, particularly airborne…
Legislators losing seats for leaving party: The history

Legislators losing seats for leaving party: The history

A number of ‘nominated’ senators are facing a crisis because their party has disowned them. And the media are telling us that without the party through which they entered the Senate they cannot remain in…