About IILA

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Welcome To IILA

WHO WE ARE

The International Institute for Legislative Affairs (IILA) is a not- for- profit organization that works closely with Policy making institutions, Government Departments, Members of Parliament and other stakeholders in the legislative process to draft and advocate for pro- people policies and legislation.

OUR CORE MANDATE

IILA’s mandate is to engage stakeholders in the policy and legislative process to facilitate the enactment and implementation of policies and legislation that have a positive impact on the lives of people.

OUR VISION

A Just Society Governed by Fair and Righteous Laws

OUR MISSION

To enhance the legislative process by providing technical support to law making institutions and other stakeholders

OUR CORE VALUES

Professionalism
Accountability
Courage in Action
Integrity
Team work

OUR STRATEGIC AREAS OF ENGAGEMENT

1. Legislative Research
2. Legislative Drafting
3. Capacity building
4. Legislative Advocacy

CURRENT THEMATIC AREAS

 Tobacco Control
 Alcohol control
 Mental Health
 Road safety
 Governance

PARTNERSHIP AND NETWORKING

In order to enhance the impact of our work, IILA works with different partners and is a members of several networks including:
– Kenya Tobacco Control Alliance (KETCA)
– Kenya Alcohol Policy Alliance (KAPA)
– Parliamentary Initiatives Network (PIN)
– East African Tax and Governance Network (EATGN)
– Kenya Civi Society Platform on Oil and Gas (KCSPOG)
– Non- Communicable Diseases Alliance of Kenya (NCDAK)
– Ministry of Health
– Ministry of Finance/ Kenya Revenue Authority
– National Assmbly

LOOKING AHEAD: Strategic objectives for 2016- 2020

Beginning 2016, IILA is implementing a new strategic plan 2016- 2020 which is intended to strengthen our engagement in the new constitutional dispensation, both at national and county level. We will specifically focus on the strategic objectives below:

1. To conduct unique and quality research and analyses on legislative issues that informs the development, implementation and monitoring of the impact of legislation
2. To facilitate drafting and review of current and/ or proposed policies and legislation
3. To build the capacity of law making institutions and relevant stakeholders to effectively undertake their roles in the legislative process
4. To design and implement effective advocacy strategies that support the development, adoption, implementation and evaluation of legislation in our areas of strategic interest

More About IILA

A Just Society governed by Fair and Righteous Laws
To enhance legislative process by providing technical support to law making institutions and other stakeholders
  • Professionalism
  • Accountability
  • Courageous in action
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork

Our Thematic Areas

Governance 100
Agriculture 98
Public Health 96

Meet Our Team

Emma Wanyonyi
Emma WanyonyiChief Executive Officer
Emma Wanyonyi is the current Chief Executive Officer For IILA
Ms. Celine Awour
Ms. Celine Awour Assistant Program Officer - Capacity Building
Ms. Celine is the current Assistant Program Officer – Capacity Building
Ms. Elizabeth Muriu
Ms. Elizabeth MuriuFinance and Administration Manager
Ms. Muriu is the current Finance and Administration manager at IILA
Mr. Ken Chemain
Mr. Ken ChemainAccountant
Mr. Chemain is the current IILA accountant

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