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CREATING BUDGET PLATFORMS FOR MINING HOST COMMUNITIES IN KWALE COUNTY

CREATING BUDGET PLATFORMS FOR MINING HOST COMMUNITIES IN KWALE COUNTY

According to World Bank (2002) research findings titled ‘Large Mines and Local Communities’, the relationship between mining companies and the local communities is largely undergoing a positive transformation. Hakijamii’s interventions in Kwale seeks to promote the concept of benefit sharing and strengthen the capacity of the beneficiaries to effectively participate in the budget process and […]

MUKURU INFORMAL SETTLEMENT MEETING ON THE STATE OF THE SEWER AND SANITATION FACILITIES

MUKURU INFORMAL SETTLEMENT MEETING ON THE STATE OF THE SEWER AND SANITATION FACILITIES

Members of Mukuru Community Water Monitoring Team, Water Action Groups and community members met on Thursday 13th April 2017 to discuss the state of sanitation in the informal settlement. The Water Monitoring Team consists of 25 members rooted from 8 zones in the region. The meeting focused on reporting on the existing ablution blocks in […]

TWO DAY SENSITIZATION MEETING WITH KISUMU HOUSING COALITION ON THE HOUSING BILL 2016

TWO DAY SENSITIZATION MEETING WITH KISUMU HOUSING COALITION ON THE HOUSING BILL 2016

Through previous meetings with various stakeholders in Kisumu City, we noticed that there was a great need for information on the right to housing and access to basic services. It was also established that there have been efforts to address housing scarcity with various methodologies employed. Hakijamii endeavors to create a platform through which information […]

BUDGET ANALYSIS 2017-18

BUDGET ANALYSIS 2017-18

During the week of Feb 21, 2017, civil society organizations and citizens convened to discuss the 2017/18 Budget Estimates and to prepare this memorandum for Parliament’s Budget and Appropriations Committee. Below are the findings: Budget Analysis 2017-18 Final

SUBMISSION OF MEMORANDA ON THE HOUSING (AMENDMENT) BILL 2017

SUBMISSION OF MEMORANDA ON THE HOUSING (AMENDMENT) BILL 2017

The Housing Amendment Bill 2017 seeks to amend the Housing Act. The Committee invites interested members of the public to submit any representation on the Bill. This can be through clerk of the National Assembly P.O Box 41842-00100 Nairobi, email clerk@parliament.go.ke or hand delivered to the office.

ADVOCATING FOR INCREASED RESOURCE ALLOCATION IN GARISSA COUNTY

ADVOCATING FOR INCREASED RESOURCE ALLOCATION IN GARISSA COUNTY

According to the Annual Implementation report FY 2015/2016 Garissa County has a budget of Ksh. 7.4 billion out of which Ksh. 4.1 billion is recurrent and Ksh. 3.3 billion. Conditional grants were budgeted to be Ksh. 531.21 million and Ksh. 500 million for local sources. At the end of the year, the Garissa County had […]

IDENTIFICATION OF KEY PARTNERS WORKING ON HEALTH IN KAKAMEGA COUNTY

IDENTIFICATION OF KEY PARTNERS WORKING ON HEALTH IN KAKAMEGA COUNTY

The devolution of health care service provision to counties anticipated a robust and improved service delivery to citizens. It envisioned a system that ensures access to the highest standards of health, affordable and efficient. Further, devolution was expected to bring resources closer to citizens and provide engagement and participation platforms that ensure collective planning, prioritizing […]