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Governance, Policy and Strategic Planning

  1. 2021  •  English
    This ICT policy requires all arms of government to build, deploy, operate and manage locally built back-end and front end systems to deliver services.
  2. The Launch of the Big Four
    Nov 12, 2018
    You cannot talk of the Big Four without re-visiting the Jamhuri Day Speech by His Excellency Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H., President of the Republic of Kenya During on 12th December 2017. In his remarks, he laid clear the details of the Big Four...
       
  3. By:  •  2017
    Planning for succession management is crucial in order to develop a pool of potential successors and encourage a culture that supports knowledge sharing and transfer in the public service. This is a challenge faced by both National and County...
  4. 2018  •  English
    GROWING THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR PAPER PRESENTED DURING THE BIG FOUR SYMPOSIUM KSG NAIROBI CAMPUS 19TH JUNE 2018
  5. 2016  •  English
    These working papers distill practical findings and lessons regarding devolution and participation, based on extensive research conducted over the past 2 years on public participation, social accountability, and devolution in Kenya.
  6. 2015  •  English
    OBJECTIVE: This paper summarizes findings and analysis from five working papers & case studies reviewing opportunities and challenges for strengthening public participation in Kenyas newly decentralized system. It provides a consolidated list of...
  7. 2015  •  English
    OBJECTIVE: Kenyan policymakers have put strong emphasis on transparency, participation and accountability in the new Constitution and legal framework. This paper highlights key provisions in Kenyas legal framework to stimulate discussion on how the...
  8. 2015  •  English
    OBJECTIVE: This paper reviews Kenya's past experiences on public participation in local service delivery to highlight practical lessons that county governments can draw from as they design participation mechanisms.
  9. 2015  •  English
    OBJECTIVE: This policy note provides observations from a pilot that tested integration of social accountability mechanisms in healthcare delivery in Kenya between 2011 and 2013.
  10. 2015  •  English
    OBJECTIVE: This paper reviews initial county initiatives on public participation and possible interventions to improve the overall design and implementation of participatory systems going forward.
  11. 2017  •  English
    Realizing the Devolution Dividend in Kenya through Cohesive Public Finance Management and Public Participation at County Level, Challenges, Lessons Learned and Recommendations A Review of Relationships and Roles of the County Executive and County...
  12. 2017  •  English
    Lessons froms: Local Authority Service Delivery Action Plan (LASDAP), the Constituency Development Fund (CDF), and Water Action Groups (WAGs) This study was completed by a team composed of Jonathan Rose and Annette Omolo, under the guidance of...
  13. Rift Valley Insecurity solution lies in a multi-dimensional approach
    Sep 04, 2018

    Insecurity in the North Rift is a riddle whose answer demands a multi-agency approach, a national symposium has been told. This emerged during a forum organized at the Kenya School of Government Baringo Campus with an aim of coming up with...

       
  14. Strategic Leadership Development Programme (SLDP 147/2018) symposium on the Big Four Pillars
    Jun 19, 2018, -

    The symposium was organized by the Strategic Leadership Development Programme (SLDP) participants with the following themes.

    • Theme 1: Affordable Healthcare for all

    • Theme 2: Food Security

    • Theme 3: Affordable Housing

    • Theme 4: Manufacturing

    • ...

       
  15. Nandi Countys Success Banked on her Staff
    Apr 23, 2018

    The success of Nandi County depends on everybody playing their role right from the executive led by the Governor, through to the County Executive Committee Members, Chief Officers to the Ward Administrators, Dr. Yulita Cheruiyot, has said.
    Dr....

       
  16. We Must Nurture Public Sector Leadership
    Apr 23, 2018

    Dr. Solomon Letangule
    Baringo Campus
    Public service capacity building is recognized worldwide as a major tool for development. Countries such as France, Italy, Europe, America and Asia have taken bold steps to establish dedicated public servants...

       
  17. Matiangi: Give Credit Where it is Due.
    Apr 23, 2018

    The Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government held the Inaugural National Policing Conference at the Kenya School of Government, Lower Kabete.
    The event whose theme was “Harnessing Synergy, Accountability and Effectiveness in...

       
  18. Chebukati: We Must Transform IEBC
    Mar 19, 2018

    By PAULINE NGURUKIE
    The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has embarked on a transformation drive to position itself as a premier electoral body in the region. The IEBC chairman, Mr. Wafula Chebukati, said the Commission has been...

       
  19. Balala: Strategic Plan Crucial for Service Delivery
    Mar 19, 2018

    Strategic planning is important to an organization as it provides a sense of direction and outlines measurable goals.
    Indeed, strategic planning is a tool that is useful for guiding day-to-day decisions and also for evaluating progress and changing...

       
  20. KSG Creates Negotiators, Peace Makers out of Leaders
    Mar 05, 2018

    BY PAULINE NGURUKIE
    They came as student leaders and left as negotiators and peace makers. Indeed, their testimonies bare it all. During the
    participants’ contribution in plenary, the student leaders confirmed that they were transformed and...

       
  21. President Orders KSG to Train Cabinet Secretaries
    Feb 05, 2018

    BY PAULINE NGURUKIE AND MARIAN MORAA
    All Cabinet Secretaries have to be trained at the Kenya School of Government, President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed.
    The President said that once the National Assembly ratifies names of those he nominated to...

       
  22. Fostering professional resilience - The role of the KSG through capacity building
    Jan 30, 2018

    There is a concept known as professional resilience. The men and women behind its coinage tell us that, it has to do with an individual’s capacity to thrive in situations of high demand and growing pressure. It is about the ability to recover...

       
  23. Kenya Needs a Cure for Crime and Violence
    Jan 29, 2018

    BY PAULINE NGURUKIE AND MARIAN MORAA
    Crime in Kenya, just like in many other countries, remains one of the country’s biggest concerns. Enforcement of law and justice can be very effective to maintain public order and preventing crime and...

       
  24. 2016  •  English
    KEY TAKEAWAYS ? COUNTY PLANNING BEGINS WITH IDENTIFYING COUNTY PRIORITIES: THE MOST IMPORTANT AREAS OF SPENDING WHEN LIMITED RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE. ? RELIABLE DATA ABOUT BOTH THE COUNTY AS A WHOLE AND DIFFERENCES AMONG SUBCOUNTIES AND WARDS SHOULD...

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