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Strengthening Public Accountability and Integrity Systems

The Strengthening Public Accountability and Integrity Systems (SPAIS) project comes at an important juncture when transformative governance reform to address the challenges facing Kenya is a subject…  


UNDP-led Devolution Project remobilizes $3.1m towards a rapid COVID-19 response

As part of the United Nations response to the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya, an agreement been reached with partners on the UNDP-led Consolidating Gains and Deepening Devolution in…  


Preventing Violent Extremism

Whilst Kenya has made significant progress in containing violent extremism, the country continues to experience frequent incidents of terrorism, often focused in the Northern and Coastal regions…  


The Kenya-Uganda Cross-Border Programme for Sustainable Peace and Development

The joint cross-border initiative will address governance and economic challenges that are critical to reduce the risks faced by, and vulnerability of the communities of Kenya (Turkana/West Poot) and…  


Cross-Border Cooperation Between Ethiopia and Kenya for Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding in Marsabit-Moyale Cluster

Kenya and Ethiopia share a large porous border, straddling a length of 861km that traverses Marsabit, Turkana, Waji and Mandera Counties on the Kenyan side, and Borana and Dawa zones on the Ethiopian…  


Accelerating the Ratification and Domestication of the African Union Treaties

AU Treaties provide the normative and legal mechanism, through which Member States can foster greater political and economic integration, while simultaneously catalyzing enhanced peace and security,…  


Consolidating Gains and Deepening Devolution in Kenya

Kenya has recorded sustained economic growth and progress in human development over the past five years. However, challenges remain on issues related to marginalization, equity, accountability, and…  


Strengthening Devolved Governance in Kenya

This project will target 15 counties, including the Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC) counties, with a focus on improving county government capacity - namely, Garissa; Wajir; Lamu; Turkana;…  


Close to 90% of funds for NGOs is externally sourced - UNDP supported report reveals

The Annual Report was developed through support from UNDP as part of the Amkeni Wakenya project, and funding from the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (EKN). During the occasion, the NGO…  


Finland, Italy and Sweden commit to supporting UNDP-led Devolution Project

Governments of Finland, Italy and Sweden have committed to supporting national efforts aimed at strengthening sub-national delivery of public services.  

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