Kenya and Participation
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- Feminist Africa e-spaces:e-politics
- A. Mama (ed) / African Gender Institute, South Africa 2013
- Feminist Africa (FA) is a continental gender studies journal that provides a platform for intellectual and activist research, dialogue and strategy. Currently based in Cape Town, South Africa, FA is guided by a profound commitment to ...
- Bringing learning to light: the role of citizen-led assessments in shifting the education agenda
- Results for Development Institute 2015
- As governments and donors focused on increasing access to education in the wake of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the issue of learning received comparatively little concerted attention. Some organisations working in countri...
- Men and women of words: how words divide and connect the Bunge La Mwananchi Movement in Kenya
- N. Kabala / Institute of Development Studies UK 2016
- How does a movement for social justice, whose members are mainly drawn from the lower economic strata of society, build and sustain its power in the face of co-option, and social and geographical division? Members of the Bunge La Mwan...
- Norway’s municipal international cooperation - results achieved and lessons learnt
- J. Holm-Hansen / Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research 2015
- Municipal International Cooperation (1997-2014) was a programme involving municipalities in Norway and the Global South. It was managed by the Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS) and financed by the Ministry o...
- Mitigating ‘non-conflict’ violence by creating peaceful political settlements
- M. Schultze-Kraft / Institute of Development Studies UK 2014
- Understanding and addressing ‘non-conflict’ violence is a key challenge for development. Different types of ‘non-conflict’ violence, such as homicide, massacres, armed robbery and gender-based violence, which o...
- East African Federation: Tanzanian awareness of economic and political integration remains poor, but there is growing support for political links
- J. Knowles / Afrobarometer 2014
- The current East African Community (EAC), which was formally launched in 2001 comprising Tanzania and other neighbouring countries, has achieved two primary stages of integration: a customs union and common market. However, knowledge ...
- Kenya: democracy and political participation
- K. Kanyinga 2014
- This discussion paper provides a comprehensive review of the state of democracy and popular participation in Kenya. It presents a narrative of a nation’s ambition to journey into a new era of democratisation aided by a new const...
- Men in collective action on SGBV in Kenya: a case study
- J. Edstrom; C. Izugbara; Z. Nesbitt-Ahmed / Institute of Development Studies UK 2014
- This case study examines the ways in which collective action and the involvement of men may influence the prospects of effectively changing community perceptions and values regarding sexual and gender-based violence, and how it may st...
- Exploring alternative approaches for managing electoral injustice in Africa
- K. Ajayi / Institute for Security Studies 2010
- African dictators have resisted the transition before succumbing to both internal and external pressures; however, the electoral process has often turned to warfare in many of the states, as it has sometimes been difficult to remove i...
- The role and place of the African Standby Force within the African Peace and Security Architecture
- S.A. Dersso / Institute for Security Studies 2010
- This paper highlights the importance of the African Standby Force (ASF) within the African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA) and examines the challenges facing it as one of the most important mechanisms for the African Union&rsqu...