KIPPRA Mentorship Programme for Universities (KMPUs), which targets undergraduates and post graduate students as well as lecturers, will be launched on 30th August 2018 at the Strathmore University. The objective of the KMPUs programme is to enhance intellectual exchange with the university community in understanding the public policy making process and the development agenda. Read More
In the New KIPPRA Policy Monitor
The 2018/19 budget presentation gave a strong indication that the “Big Four” agenda would receive substantial financial allocations. This is expected to boost investments and support a strong and inclusive economic growth. However, high public debt levels will continue putting fiscal pressure, especially due to declining exports to regional markets. This POLICY MONITOR provides a snapshot of the expected challenges towards fiscal consolidation.
Kenya Economic Report 2017
The macroeconomic performance of Kenya’s economy has remained resilient over time. Economic growth increased from 5.4 per cent in 2014 to 5.6 per cent in 2015 and 5.8 per cent in 2016, accompanied by the stable macroeconomic environment. The growth was driven by high growth in tourism (13.3%), mining and quarrying (9.5%), construction (9.2%), electricity supply (9.1%), real estate (8.8%) and transport and storage (8.4%). Read More
Who We Are
The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) is an autonomous public institution that was established in May 1997 through a Legal Notice and commenced operations in June 1999. In January 2007, His Excellency the President signed the KIPPRA Bill into law and the KIPPRA Act No. 15 of 2006 commenced on 1st February 2007.The Institute is thus an autonomous Think Tank established under an Act of Parliament.
To provide quality public policy advice to the Government of Kenya by conducting objective research and analysis and through capacity building in order to contribute to the achievement of national development goals.
An international centre of excellence in public policy research and analysis
Our Core Values
- Professionalism and ethics in service delivery
- Fair competition and merit in appointments and promotion
- Good governance, transparency and accountability
- Efficiency and effectiveness
- Responsive, prompt, impartial and equitable service
- Provisioning for diversity
- Upholding of human rights in the public service
Has the Boy Child in Kenya been Excluded in the Gender Equality Agenda? A Perspective from the Education Sector
A Policy is a statement of Government intent Which articulates basic principles to be pursued to attain specific goals and actions. In the context of legislation, a policy is a document which outlines what a government or individual aims to achieve for a society as a whole
National values are beliefs of a nation guiding the actions and behaviour of its citizens
Principles of Governance
these are principles that oblige the state to perform its functions in a manner that promotes the general well being of its people