Mohammed Duba

KIPPRA Hosts a Successful 4th Annual Regional Conference

KIPPRA hosted 4th KIPPRA Annual Regional Conference from 23rd to 25th June 2021. The hybrid conference themed “Science, Technology, and Innovation (ST&I) in Enhancing Delivery of Big Four Development Agenda” took place at the Bomas of Kenya with most participants joining virtually in adherence to COVID-19 protocols. KIPPRA hosted the conference in collaboration with other …

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KIPPRA Recognized for Exemplary Performance in Compliance with 2020/21 PC Guidelines on National Cohesion and Values Indicator

KIPPRA was awarded certificate of excellence by the Directorate of National Cohesion and Values in recognition for the exemplary performance in compliance with 2020/21 performance contracting guidelines. The award of certificate ceremony took place on 17th June 2021 at the KIPPRA offices and was attended by KIPPRA Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi and Secretary, National …

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Kenya’s Public Debt with the COVID-19 Pandemic

Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic has seen countries experience weakening fiscal buffers at a time when fiscal injection is required to stimulate aggregate demand. Without adequate revenue mobilized, the only option for the Kenya government is to borrow to stabilize the economy. Public debt stock increased by 16.82 per cent between March 2020 and March 2021. …

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Kenya’s Roles and Priority Objectives at the United Nations Security Council for 2021-2022

Kenya commenced its two-year term (2021-2022) non-permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) in January 2021. Kenya campaigned for the seat on a 10-point agenda, namely: building bridges; regional peace and security; peace support operations; countering terrorism and prevention of violent extremism; humanitarian action; justice, human rights and democracy; women, peace and security; …

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The Contribution of Public Service in the Kenya Development Process: Key Points for Consideration

  Public service is central to achieving sustainable development. It provides public goods and services such as infrastructure, education, health, law and order, and security. Further, public service implements public policy key among them the development of policy. At the community level, acts of public service have seen different communities protected from extinction through protection …

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KIPPRA Signs MoU with National Land Commission on Areas of Mutual Collaboration

KIPPRA signed an MoU with the National Land Commission on 4th May 2021. The MoU defines areas of collaboration between the two institutions, which include undertaking joint research, capacity building for members of staff, joint publications on areas of mutual interest, and responding to calls for joint research and engagement for policy influence among others. …

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Leveraging on ICT to promote innovations amongst MSMEs in Kenya

There is a growing pool of literature establishing ICT as an enabler of innovation. For example, a 2019 KIPPRA study on The Role of Information Communication Technologies (ICT) in Innovation in Kenya’s Micro, Small and Medium Establishments[1], found that ICT stimulates innovation; specifically, the use of mobile phones and mobile money, websites, computers, tablets and …

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Kenyan Think Tanks Hold a Symposium to Deliberate on their Role in Supporting Recovery from COVID-19

KIPPRA, in partnership with Kenya Think Tanks, held the 2nd Kenya Think Tanks Symposium on 15th April 2021. The successful virtual symposium brought together representatives of more than 50 Kenyan think tanks, government officials and representatives from research and learning institutions. The event was graced by the National Treasury and Planning Chief Administrative Secretary Hon. …

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Stakeholders Learn All about the Insitute’s Programmes and Outputs During KIPPRA Day

The long-awaited KIPPRA Day finally happened on 12th March 2021 at the Bomas of Kenya, Nairobi. The colouful day began with a musical procession from the Kenya Wildlife Service headquarters along Langáta Road to the venue, lead by the Kenya Prisons Band. Board and staff, clad in their beautiful KIPPRA-branded Ankara shirts and blouses, accompanied …

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KIPPRA Sensitizes University of Nairobi Students On Public Policy Making Process

Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) organized a two -day KIPPRA Mentorship Programme for Universities (KMPUs) event from 4th to 5th March 2021 at University of Nairobi Main Campus. The event was graced by KIPPRA Executive Director Dr Rose Ngugi and representative of Vice-Chancellor University of Nairobi. The programme aimed at sensitizing …

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