The framework is a hybrid intended to monitor performance and compliance assessment framework. This is mainly attributed to the substantive nature of NGEC’s work to monitor compliance of the State of its legal obligations as contained in a number of ratified International and Regional Instruments for which attention to the current best practice was adhered to. It is important to note that the development of this framework coincided with the ending of Millennium Development Goals and coming in of the new global goals- Sustainable
Development Goals (SDG’s) with its 17 goals, 169 targets, that offers new global benchmarks for fostering the development agenda.
This report provides a summary of the key observations made, good practices, gaps and emerging issues during Phase 1 of the enhanced national voter registration exercise conducted between October 29, to November 2, 2021. The report also provides recommendations to various agencies for consideration when designing and managing future voter registration exercises.
This report provides an overview and mapping of laws, policies and institutional frameworks related to Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in Kenya.It is designed to assess the status of implementation of SGBV related laws and policies and underlying government structures.
Kenya is a party to the Africa Union Maputo Protocol (African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa). Countries that have ratified the protocol are required to send periodic reports every second year to the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights. This Scorecard has been developed to aid Kenya and the other East African States in providing accurate and objective reports on Maputo Protocol. The scorecard provides the reporting country with a framework for collecting data and objectively measuring its performance on specific articles and provisions of the protocol.
The monitoring activities covered most components of the 2013 elections i.e; voter education, campaigns, polling and post-polling activities. The exercise was conducted between 23 February and 9 March with scaled-down observations to 30 March 2013. The activity covered 213 constituencies and 560 wards. During the elections polling, observations were limited to 291 polling stations.
This report presents findings of an audit conducted between December 2014 and March 2015 on the implementation of the Presidential directive on free maternal health care program to establish the application of the principles of equality and inclusion in the program. The audit was conducted across selected public health facilities 4 counties namely, Laikipia, Nyeri, Kilifi and Busia.
In response to media reports in the month of August 2012 as regards ethnic violence in Tana Delta and its environs between two warring communities, NGEC initiated an inquiry into the violence to establish the origin and impact of the violence, especially to the special interest groups. This report presents the findings of the inquiry.
This report presents discussions and proposals from multi-sectoral stakeholders on the question of whether or not to lower the age of consent for sex The report proposes critical recommendations to various government agencies, community, private sector and families.
NGEC Complaints Handling Practice and Procedure Regulations 2020_
These guidelines have been developed to facilitate establishment of comprehensive and functional EITWG, and to effectively manage such structured groups. The EITWG is the umbrella body that coordinates equality and inclusion matters of the special interest groups.