News & Highlights

Feb
20

KIPPRA Supports COG to Make Children’s Conference a Success

KIPPRA participated in the Children’s Devolution Conference 2019 held in Nairobi from 17th -21st February 2019. The fun-filled, eye-opening event provided an opportunity for the Institute to explain to the pupils and students the Government’s Big Four development agenda in a synthesized manner relevant to the children. This was done by the Executive Director Dr […]

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Feb
16

A Memorable Day at Garissa University

KIPPRA rolled out its Mentorship Programme for Universities (KMPUs) at Garissa University on 13th February 2019. The whole-day event was characterized by enlightening speeches and presentations; engaging discussions and debates; question and answer sessions; and entertaining traditional and modern dances by the students.   KIPPRA Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi shakes hands with Garissa University […]

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How the Government can Achieve the Big Four Agenda on Housing

The ‘Big Four Agenda’ are President Uhuru Kenyatta’s legacy projects that he has committed to execute by the time he exits office in 2022. The projects directly relate to Kenya’s Vision 2030. The President has promised to dedicate energy, time and resources to the ensure the success of these projects. The four pillars of the […]

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Feb
05

University Students learn KIPPRA’s role in Kenya’s development process

KIPPRA was among exhibitors at the annual Kenyatta University Career Week from 26th January to 1st February 2019 at the university’s main campus. The event was also a dissemination opportunity, allowing students and other visitors to the KIPPRA stand to pick publications in their specific areas of interest such as education, health, labour and employment, […]

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Jan
24

KIPPRA Launches Capacity Building Programmes Targeting Counties

KIPPRA in collaboration with the County Assemblies Forum (CAF) launched two capacity building probrammes: Creating an Enabling Environment for Private Sector (CEEP) and Public Policy Making Process (PPMP) on 21st January 2019. Among the keynote speakers at the event were the County Assemblies Chairperson (CAF) Hon. Johnstone Osoi, CAF CEO Ms Judy Oduma, Kenya Private […]

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Dec
21

Stakeholder Workshop on KIPPRA-Wide Survey on Gender and Development

KIPPRA hosted a stakeholder workshop on the ongoing KIPPRA-wide survey titled “A gendered approach to unlocking the potential for sustainable development in Kenya’. The theme of the workshop, which was held on 5th December 2018, was centered around the forthcoming KIPPRA Annual Regional Conference in 2019. The choice of theme for the proposed study reflects […]

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Dec
14

KIPPRA Hosts Visiting London Professor

KIPPRA hosted Prof. Victor Murinde, AXA Chair in Global Finance Director, Centre for Global Finance SOAS University of London, who visited the Institute on 10th December 2018 to explore possible areas of collaboration. Prof Murinde’s visit began with a brief meeting with the Private Sector Development Department, where he held discussions on various issues, including […]

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Dec
11

Successful KIPPRA Board Induction by Management Staff

KIPPRA’s newly appointed Board of Directors got an overview of the Institute’s mandate, structure, staff capacity, successes and challenges during a two-day induction programme conducted by the management staff in Nairobi on 6th -7th December 2018.   After introductions and opening remarks from both the Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi and the Board Chair Dr […]

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