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The use of the non-state actor (NSA) terminology is not politically neutral and carries risks to democratic decision-making, as it leads to blurring of lines between actors who act in the public interest and those that represent or are influenced by market logic.
Nairobi, Westlands, October 15, 2014 – 11 organisations today, 15th October 2014 announced a joint Kshs.100 million Active Citizenship Programme in ten Kenyan counties namely Bungoma, Garissa, Kajiado, Kisumu, Machakos, Nairobi, Nakuru, Nyeri, Taita Taveta and Turkana. Under the banner Kenya...
Washington, D.C. - On October 10, 2014, NGOs, farmers' groups, and indigenous organizations from across the world are coming together as part of the Our Land Our Business campaign to denounce the World Bank's Doing Business rankings. The campaign, endorsed by over 235 organizations, will be staging...
Some key features emerged during the discussion follow below:
Through a series of three three-day-workshops and various activities that aim to engage youth from all over the country - meetings (with youth and with decision makers), online conversations, round tables, training sessions and discussion groups - this process seeks to (1) Form and nurture a...
Is East Africa Running Out of Money? In this inaugural issue we take a look at the promise of economic growth, the struggle of governments to balance the books and the new-found romance with Eurobond listings. Amidst the fanfare and anticipation, there is also a risk that debt may yet come to hang...