KIPPRA hosts successful regional conference
The KIPPRA annual regional conference, themed ‘Building Resilience to Mitigate the Effects of Droughts and Floods’, was held from 5-7 June 2018. Delegates were represented from over 150 institutions and the Chief Guest was Cabinet Secretary, the National Treasury and Planning, Hon. Henry Rotich. See photos and summary of the conference. For more information, visit the conference website.
KIPPRA Presents Health Study Findings at Universal Health Care Conference, Makueni'
The convergence of the top leadership and stakeholders in Kenya’s health sector during the 2018 Universal Health Care (UHC) Conference in Makueni County provided a golden chance for KIPPRA to disseminate the findings of a recent study on health delivery under devolution.
Kenya Economic Report 2018 Validation Workshop
The KIPPRA Act 2006 mandates the institute to produce an annual report of Kenya’s economy, which includes an analysis of the medium-term prospects. In preparing the report, KIPPRA consults with relevant stakeholders such as the Central Bank of Kenya, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS).
New Approaches Needed to Address Drought Emergencies in Kenya
In recent years, Kenya has faced recurrent and intense drought conditions, which require more attention if the development agenda is to be achieved. On 10th February 2017, President Uhuru Kenyatta declared drought a national disaster, having affected 23 arid and semi-arid counties.
Economic Inclusion of Youth and Women Through Entrepreneurship
Various economic actors play significant roles in promoting sustainable development globally, particularly through Sustainable Development Goal 8, which promotes sustained inclusive economic growth.
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