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Oct
12

KIPPRA Leaves an Indelible Mark in Mtito Andei School

The KIPPRA fraternity spent this year’s Moi Day touching the lives of pupils, teachers and the community members of Mtito Andei Primary School in Makueni County. Led by the KIPPRA Board Chairperson Dr Linda Musumba, KIPPRA Board Director Dr Phoebe Josiah and KIPPRA Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi, the team planted a few of the […]

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Oct
12

KIPPRA Showcases Research Outputs and Capacity Building Programmes at Nairobi Book Fair

KIPPRA got a chance to interact with book lovers, scholars and students as well as showcase its latest research outputs and capacity building programmes at the 21st edition of the Nairobi International Book Fair at Sarit Centre, Nairobi. The theme for this year’s book fair was “Books for Nurturing Skills.” The fair, which was held […]

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Oct
08

KIPPRA to conduct CSR Event at Mtito Andei Primary School

KIPPRA will conduct a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) event at Mtito Andei Primary School in Makueni County on October 10, 2018. The event will involve the planting of 1,500 trees, provision of a water tank and putting up of gutters around all the school buildings to enhance water collection. The KIPPRA team will also conduct […]

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Oct
04

KIPPRA collaborates with KEPSA to boost national development

KIPPRA signed an MoU with the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) on September 25, 2018, outlining areas of collaboration towards the achievement of national development goals. The MoU will ensure efficiency in the mandates of the two institutions to promote research, policy analysis, capacity development and engagement with private sector, national and county government. While […]

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Sep
21

An Assessment of Inclusive Business Practices in Kenya

KIPPRA held the second stakeholders’ workshop to disseminate and discuss preliminary findings of a pre-assessment survey on inclusive business practices in Kenya. The concept of Inclusive Business (IB), which is the practice by firms to integrate economically excluded segments of the population into their business strategies/models, has the potential for development. This is because it […]

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Sep
18

COMESA Secretary General Visits KIPPRA

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretary General Ms Chileshe Mpundu Kapwepwe paid a courtesy call to KIPPRA on August 24th, 2018, where she held talks with Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi. The stakeholder meeting provided an opportunity to take stock of KIPPRA’s continued effort in providing demand-driven and policy-responsive research and […]

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Determining drug and substance abuse prevalence among primary school pupils

Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) in collaboration with the National Authority for the Campaign against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (NACADA) is undertaking a study titled “An assessment of knowledge, attitudes and use of drugs and substance abuse among primary school pupils in Kenya”. The baseline study  aims  at: Examining the knowledge […]

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Assessing public procurement spend allocated to special groups

KIPPRA is undertaking a research on “Identifying and Assessing Factors that Influence the Uptake of the 30% Procurement Spend Set Aside for Youth, Women, and People with Disabilities in Kenya”. The primary objective of the research is to assess the uptake of the 30 per cent procurement spend set aside for the target group in […]

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