A policy content evaluation of Kenya’s national strategy to counter violent extremism

A policy content evaluation of Kenya’s national strategy to counter violent extremism

This policy brief evaluates the content of Kenya’s National Strategy to Counter Violent Extremism (NSCVE), which was launched in September 2016.

It assesses the NSCVE’s goals and objectives; its relationship to existing counterterrorism legislation; its evidence base and performance measurement framework; the given institutional and implementation arrangements; the policy implementation context; the role of counties; and security challenges and implementation. It offers a set of recommendations which could inform future policy review and updating.

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