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Katiba Institute Launches its 2020 – 2024 Strategic Plan

Katiba Institute Launches its 2020 – 2024 Strategic Plan

Katiba Institute(KI) launched its second strategic plan, that will run till 2024, on Thursday 18th November, 2021 in Nairobi. The event brought together KI’s board and staff, KI’s development partners, members of Civil Society Organizations,…
JUDGMENT: Appointment of Judges

JUDGMENT: Appointment of Judges

The President must appoint the 6 judges in 14 days. According to the  High Court, If the President fails to do so, he will be considered functus officio and the judges deemed duly appointed. The…
Human Rights Essay Competition Winners Awarded

Human Rights Essay Competition Winners Awarded

Katiba Institute awarded winners of the essay competition on human rights on 22 July 2021 in Nairobi thanks to the support from the Royal Norwegian Embassy under the project “strengthening the work of human rights…
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…
High Court of Kenya: Tribunals are subordinate courts falling under the Judiciary.

High Court of Kenya: Tribunals are subordinate courts falling under the Judiciary.

The High Court of Kenya has affirmed that Tribunals are subordinate courts falling under the Judiciary. It holds that appointment to Tribunals must be by the Judicial Service Commission(JSC) and not the Executive. Katiba Institute…