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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…
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…

Save Lamu v. NEMA & Amu Power Company Ltd – Judgment

On 26th June 2019, the National Environment Tribunal allowed  Save Lamu’s appeal against NEMA’s approval of the proposed 1050MW Lamu Coal fired power plant.  Save Lamu, represented by Katiba Institute, contended that NEMA had violated…
Vacancy Announcement

Vacancy Announcement

Katiba Institute (KI) was established in 2011 with the mission of supporting the implementation of Kenya’s 2010 Constitution, helping to resist effort to undermine that Constitution, and generally to assist in developing a culture of…
The state of human rights and freedoms in Kenya

The state of human rights and freedoms in Kenya

A major problem is that even if a group wins, it is not easy to get our government (and not only ours) to respect the ruling, though it good to see that the government has…