Institute for Linkages and Collaborations

Ms. Prisca Oluoch,

Director, Directorate of Linkages and Collaborations

KSG Act 2012, 5 (2)(e) under the functions of the School states that the School shall develop linkages and collaborations with institutions of learning, professional organizations, private sector, schools of government, and other similar institutions across the world.

KSG through the Directorate has developed strategic linkages and collaborations with institutions of learning, professional organizations, private sector Schools of government, and other similar institutions across the world. The School also collaborates with stakeholders who share KSG’s Vision in training, research, consultancy, and Advisory interventions, which are achieved through increased bilateral and multilateral agreements/ Memorandum of Understandings (MOUs), Memorandum of agreement (MOAs), Letters of Agreement (LOA) tailored towards working together. 

Through the Directorate, the School has facilitated the establishment of KSG Alumni to foster professional networks within the Public service, whereas the established linkages and collaborations support the development of shared expertise and competencies to achieve common purposes as mutually agreed. 

The School through the Directorate of Linkages and Collaborations engages in strategic linkages and collaborations that: Have clear intended outcomes that demonstrate a good fit with the School’s aims and objectives as detailed in the Corporate and Campus level strategic Plans; are aligned with, or complements, an existing institutional strength; involve partner organizations of good repute and promote a mutual benefit to the parties involved. 

The current MOUs and collaborations include and are not limited to the following:

  1. Government level linkages and collaborations 

  2. International linkages and collaborations 

  3. Development Partners 

  4. Public-Private Partnerships 

  5. Linkages and collaborations with local institutions 

  6. Linkages with Think Tanks