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  • KNCHR Commissioner Ms. Suzzane Chivusia (holding microphone) shares Kenya’s legal and policy framework for equality, universal human rights and fundamental freedoms at a gender forum

    KNCHR Commissioner Ms. Suzzane Chivusia (holding microphone) shares Kenya’s legal and policy framework for equality, universal human rights and fundamental freedoms at a gender forum

  • KNCHR Chair Ms Kagwiria Mbogori (In blue sweater) engages Deputy Inspector General Ms Grace Kaindi and Internal Ministry Spokesperson Mwenda Njoka during a BBC Sema Kenya show on Insecurity in Kenya

    KNCHR Chair Ms Kagwiria Mbogori (In blue sweater) engages Deputy Inspector General Ms Grace Kaindi and Internal Ministry Spokesperson Mwenda Njoka during a BBC Sema Kenya show on Insecurity in Kenya

  • From Left; KNCHR CEO Patricia Nyaundi, KNCHR Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo,Finish Embassy Representative Riika Raatikainen, KNCHR Commisioner Suzzane Chivusia, PS State department of Coordination Ms Josephita Mukobe, NGEC Representative Ms. Catherine Njeru and UNDP representative Ms. Jane Likimani

    From Left; KNCHR CEO Patricia Nyaundi, KNCHR Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo,Finish Embassy Representative Riika Raatikainen, KNCHR Commisioner Suzzane Chivusia, PS State department of Coordination Ms Josephita Mukobe, NGEC Representative Ms. Catherine Njeru and UNDP representative Ms. Jane Likimani

  • Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denomination Delegation led by Bishop Ishmael Mukuwanda (in purple) are welcomed by KNCHR Commissioner Suzzane Shatikha(in a red scurf) for a discussion on reparation processes. Looking on are other KNCHR Heads of Departments.

    Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denomination Delegation led by Bishop Ishmael Mukuwanda (in purple) are welcomed by KNCHR Commissioner Suzzane Shatikha(in a red scurf) for a discussion on reparation processes. Looking on are other KNCHR Heads of Departments.

  • KNCHR Chairperson Ms. Kagwiria Mbogori and Commissioners George Morara and Suzanne Chivusia address a press conference at our offices to condemn the extrajudicial killings that took place in Changamwe, Mombasa County on 30th July 2014

    KNCHR Chairperson Ms. Kagwiria Mbogori and Commissioners George Morara and Suzanne Chivusia address a press conference at our offices to condemn the extrajudicial killings that took place in Changamwe, Mombasa County on 30th July 2014

Welcome to KNCHR

The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) welcomes members of the public to be partakers of the journey of promoting and protecting human rights for all. A public institution, KNCHR operates on an open door and non discrimination policy that allows Kenyans to freely report any cases of rights violations as well as celebrate gains in the human rights sector. We are non partisan institution that ensures transparency in the work we do. We continuously educate members of the public, state officers and other non state actors on their rights and how these should be respected and also to respect the rights of others.

Launch of Disability Report

States have responsibility to protect, promote and fulfill human rights of persons with disabilities as provided for in international, regional and domestic laws such as the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and the Convention on Rights of the Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). “From Norm to Practice” is a report that evaluates the extent to which the State has fulfilled its obligations to protect, promote and fulfil the rights of persons with disabilities. It presents findings from 12 counties, which were monitored during the period 2011-2013, and other topical research conducted during the same period including the Briefing on Legal Capacity for Persons with Disabilities in Kenya. The monitoring establishes that there are positive strides towards realization of human rights of persons with disabilities.  Download Report Here

Towards A Healthy Nation

Kenya National Commission on Human Rights’ output of ensuring the operationalization of Article 43 of the Constitution of Kenya that the KNCHR has partnered with Healthstrat to ensure the right to health is strengthened countrywide. Healthstrat is an organization that works to strengthen systems for delivery of health systems in Kenya.To solidify the partnership, KNCHR and Healthstrat signed a Memorandum of Understanding signifying a vision towards a common goal; that of securing a healthy nation through empowering health structures in counties Read More


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