Devolution and Accountability

The Governance programme aims to enhance the capacities of key national and local level governance institutions, in response to UNDAF outcome 1 “Democratic Governance and Human Rights" including Gender Equality Progressively Accelerated and Realized. The Governance programme responds to the aspiration of entrenching democratic governance in Kenya and supports initiatives that improve efficiency, effectiveness, transparency, accountability and equity in delivery of public services.More

Our Goals

• Support democratic governance reforms and constitutional implementation processes • Respond to national priorities like Vision 2030 and meet Millennium Development Goals and other development priorities • Contribute to achieving sustainable human development in Kenyaread more

Empowering Women

GoK - UN Joint Programme on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (JP GEWE)

Our Stories

  • UN Resident Coordinator Ms. Nardos Bekele-Thomas Congratulates Turkana County Governor Josphat Nanok during the launch of the County Integrated Development Plan. Looking on is the Secretary in the Ministry of Devolution and Planning Amb.Philip Owade

    A New Dawn for Turkana County

    The County of Turkana with the support of the United Nations family has unveiled its five year County Integrated Development Planmore

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Projects and Initiatives


Public Sector Reform

The Public Sector Reform seeks to transform the Public Service from a process orientation to a results management culture to facilitate the achievement of the Economic Recovery Strategy (ERS) and the attainment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) more

Support to the Realization of Human Rights and Access to Justice in Kenya

UNDP supporting the activities by the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (the National Commission) which is an independent national human rights institution established by the government through an Act of Parliament, namely the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights Act 2002 more

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Women's conference in Nairobi