Yearly Archives: 2016

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IILA 2015 Annual Report

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:26+00:00 April 8th, 2016|IILA Publications|

The year 2015 was a significant year for the International Institute for Legislative Affairs (IILA). Find out the full details by downloading the annual report We are proud of the successes that we have achieved this year and thank all those who have supported us in this journey, including partner government ministries and agencies, [...]

Three out of 10 Kenyans don’t know their woman representative — survey

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:26+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Governance|

A recent report by the Society for International Development (SID) established that at least three out of ten Kenyans may not recognise their woman MP if they bumped into her on the streets of their local town or city. According to 'Voices from the Counties: Lessons from the 2015 Citizen Report Card' by SID, of [...]

IILA SUBMISSION- NATIONAL BUDGET 2016- 2017 (Tobacco Taxes)

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:26+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Bills, Press release, Tobacco Control|

IILA has worked on tobacco control for over 10 years, first on advocacy for the enactment of the tobacco control Act, 2007 and more recently on effective implementation of the legislation. Worked on tobacco control for over 10 years. Over the last 5 years IILA has been involved in tobacco tax advocacy in Kenya. Place [...]

Three out of ten households going without food, shows new survey

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:26+00:00 January 18th, 2016|Agriculture, Blog, Uncategorized|

Three out of 10 households in Kenya are starving, forcing some members to devise tactics to survive, a new survey has shown. To insulate the most vulnerable, some of the food-deficient families adopted some coping mechanisms such as relying on less preferred food, borrowing as well as reducing the number of meals and portions especially [...]

Mental health problems in Kenya and Africa and how their perception negatively impacts the provision of care

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:26+00:00 January 11th, 2016|Blog, Mental Health|

“Across Kenya, there’s a terrible secret, hidden from the world. People who barely exist. They live in darkened rooms, if you call it living…they’re Locked Up and Forgotten.” That is an excerpt from a 2011 CNN documentary showing the rot in Kenya’s mental health system. In it we see the inhumane ways in which Kenya’s [...]

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