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…
Katiba Institute E-Newsletter – November 2020

Katiba Institute E-Newsletter – November 2020

  The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) final report is out. Kenyans need to take their civic responsibilities seriously by reading the report and understand the implications of its recommendations. This is important so that citizens can…
Call for Expression of Interest for Annual Financial Audit & Tax Health Check Services

Call for Expression of Interest for Annual Financial Audit & Tax Health Check Services

Introduction Katiba Institute (KI) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, registered as a company limited by guarantee. It is a research and litigation institution that was established in 2011 with the mission of supporting the implementation…
BBI: How much is it about what you think?

BBI: How much is it about what you think?

How much chance will you actually have to express your views on the BBI? This partly depends on what mechanism the politicians adopt for getting the document approved. Though you may only know that it…
Serious urgent constitutional action on mental health and justice is needed

Serious urgent constitutional action on mental health and justice is needed

Last Saturday was International Mental Health Day. Our media did carry some items, including about a Human Rights Watch report showing how common it is around the world, not just in Kenya, for people with…
Preparing you for the imminent BBI report

Preparing you for the imminent BBI report

We are promised (or threatened with) the revised BBI report to be launched soon. One can’t help wondering what is holding it up. People disappearing overseas to prevent it from happening? Is someone making last-minute…