What The Constitution Says About Public Participation Amid Referenda Push

Currently there is no law to effect the constitutional provisions on public participation by public institutions other than a policy on the requirement developed by the Attorney General’s office in September 2018 for taxpayer-funded bodies to follow.  (https://www.statelaw.go.ke/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/DOC-20181113-WA0023.doc) The policy defines public participation as the process where citizens including individuals, groups or communities (stakeholders) get … Continue reading “What The Constitution Says About Public Participation Amid Referenda Push”

Auditor General

The Office of the Auditor General (OAG) shall audit and report within six months after the financial year, accounts of public entities among others, accounts of the county governments and assemblies as well as all other funds and authorities under the county governments (complete list see Article 229 of the constitution).

UN Convention Against Corruption

The purposes of the UN Convention against Corruption are: (a) To promote and strengthen measures to prevent and combat corruption more efficiently and effectively; (b) To promote, facilitate and support international cooperation and technical assistance in the prevention of and fight against corruption, including in asset recovery; (c) To promote integrity, accountability and proper management … Continue reading “UN Convention Against Corruption”

Agencies & Stakeholders

Who is in charge of good governance in Kenya – of information, oversight, prosecution. There are quite a number of players. We name them and explain them for you.