Kenya

Blog | June 22, 2018
OPERA Stories: Advancing rights implementation in Kenya

This first blog in our “OPERA Stories” series highlights NGO Hakijamii's use of OPERA, our analytic framework, to support rights-claiming in Kenya.

Publications | April 18, 2018
OPERA in Practice: Silenced Minds - The Systemic Neglect of Mental Health in Kenya

CESR and partners used OPERA to monitor the government's fulfillment of the right to mental health.

Blog | December 22, 2017
Kenya: Using OPERA to ensure UN recommendations are met

While UN human rights bodies are issuing stronger recommendations on ESCR, CESR works with national partners around the world to build up implementation tracking mechanisms.

News and Events | August 18, 2014
CESR pays tribute to Odindo Opiata

CESR is deeply saddened by the loss of our ally and friend Odindo Opiata, one of Kenya's most important human rights defenders.

Blog | December 19, 2012
From Kenya to Kuala Lumpur: boosting the role of national human rights institutions

2012 has seen the Center working closely with national human rights institutions in Kenya, New Zealand and Malaysia to boost their capacity to advance economic and social rights in their countries.

News and Events | July 2, 2012
Kenya rights body issues call on reproductive health

In May 2012 the KNCHR released the findings of its national public inquiry into sexual and reproductive health.

Blog | December 14, 2011
Strengthening protection of economic and social rights in Kenya

CESR has been supporting KNCHR pioneering work on economic and social rights.

Manuals & Guides, Publications | March 20, 2011
New primer aims to strengthen monitoring by the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights

New primer to enable more effective monitoring of economic, social and cultural rights in the East African country.

Factsheets, Publications | November 2, 2008
Kenya Factsheet

Sharp disparities between provinces suggest the government's duty of non-discrimination is not being met.