News & Highlights

KIPPRA-Wide Research Survey 2018/2019: Gender and Development

There is growing global attention to analyze key development issues through a gender lens since development decisions and practices affect both men and women differently. Major gaps between the two genders is likely to limit effectiveness of development programmes. These differences can be effectively addressed through a critical understanding of relations (social, political, economic) between […]

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Review of Implementation of Kenya’s Vision 2030

The objective of the Kenya Vision 2030 is to drive the economy to an upper middle-income status by the year 2030 through sustained growth rate of 10 per cent and implementation of various flagship projects under 5-year medium term programmes.  Implementation of the flagship projects is now in its third cycle and it is imperative […]

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Jul
31

Launch of KIPPRA Mentorship Programme for Universities (KMPUs)

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. It […]

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Jul
27

KIPPRA-University of Pennsylvania Symposium

KIPPRA, in collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania, hosted a Symposium on Wednesday 11th June 2018 at the KIPPRA offices in Bishop Garden Towers, Nairobi. As part of the Kenya leg, the University of Pennsylvania, in partnership with Lauder Institute African Summer Immersion Programme, brought in six students currently enrolled in the dual degree Master of […]

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Jul
12

Leather and Leather Products Roundtable

KIPPRA hosted a roundtable on Revitalizing Leather and Leather Products in Kenya on July 5th 2018 at the Fairview Hotel. The aim of the roundtable was to share the preliminary results of a leather and leather products study conducted in 14 counties between 7th and 18th May this year. The forum was, therefore, meant to […]

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Jun
13

Challenges and Opportunities for Public Sector Reforms in Kenya

KIPPRA held a stakeholder workshop to deliberate on policy issues in relation to public-sector reforms in Kenya. The forum, which was held on 22nd May, 2018, is in line with KIPPRA’s mandate to build capacity for the government, private sector and other stakeholders, in terms of the public policy process. The efficiency and effectiveness of […]

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Jun
12

Assessing the Status of Youth Employment in Kenya

KIPPRA conducted a stakeholder workshop on Youth Employment Status in Kenya. The workshop, which took place in Nairobi on 17th May, 2018, was geared towards taking stock of government efforts to create employment as well as engaging stakeholders with a view of coming up with policy recommendations to address youth unemployment. This is in line with the […]

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Apr
26

Register for KIPPRA Annual Regional Conference

The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) is planning an annual regional conference on ‘Building Resilience To Mitigate The Impact Of Drought And Floods’ scheduled for 5th – 7th June, 2018. This is in partnership with various institutions that support communities in responding to occurrences of drought and floods.  As you are aware, ending emergencies of […]

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