Call for Applications: The 2nd Africa Human Rights Litigation Course

The Open Society Justice Initiative (Justice Initiative) and Katiba Institute (KI) invite suitably qualified candidates to apply for the 2nd Africa Human Rights Litigation Course scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 17th – 21st August 2020. Applications open on 28th February and close on 11th April 2020. Send …

Vacancy Announcement: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

About Katiba Institute: Katiba Institute (KI) is a research and litigation organisation that was established in 2011 with the mission of supporting the implementation of Kenya’s 2010 Constitution, and generally to assist in developing a culture of constitutionalism in Kenya. It undertakes constitutional research, comments on policy and laws from …

Politicians and public officers – and citizens – should make New Year resolutions focusing on complying with the Constitution. And, of course, stick to them.

This is the time of year when newspaper are full of (usually rather tedious) articles about New Year Resolutions. But how about some constitutional new year resolutions – for Kenya’s leaders and her people? I have tried to indicate which part of the Constitution is relevant –avoiding repetition. Resolutions for …