Press statement on COVID-19 expenditure

PRESS STATEMENT Account for COVID-19 Funds in Detail  Nairobi, Kenya – 1st May 2020: Following the brief on COVID-19 expenditure from the Ministry of Health to the National Assembly, Kenyans have raised concerns on the reported expenditure including lack of detailed information on the:READ MORE…

Memo to the Senate Ad hoc Committee on the COVID-19 Situation in Kenya

TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL KENYA MEMORANDUM TO THE SENATE AD HOC COMMITTEE ON THE COVID – 19 SITUATION TI-Kenya has assessed the current situation where the government is faced with combating one of the worst ever pandemic in the history of mankind. As an organization we acknowledge the magnitude of the task ahead and at best wish […]

Letter on request for information on Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs)

RE: REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ON IMPORT AND DISTRIBUTION OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT  We, the undersigned organizations and associations, are representatives of health and human rights, civil society and non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations and representatives of professional bodies, informal sector actors, economic, and governance experts. Read more 

Statement for the protection of whistleblowers during the COVID-19 crisis

Coalition to Make Whistleblowing Safe During COVID-19 and Beyond The signatories to this letter call on all public authorities and institutions to protect those who report or expose the harms, abuses and serious wrongdoing that arise during this period of crisis caused by the COVID19 pandemic. We also encourage all citizens and workers to participate […]

Press Statement on Bribery Incidents in the Enforcement of COVID-19 Measures

PRESS STATEMENT Act on Bribery Incidents in the Enforcement of COVID-19 Measures Nairobi, Kenya – 15th April 2020: Further to the advisory issued earlier on accountability measures in the COVID-19 response, Transparency International Kenya (TI-Kenya) makes the following statement in regard to bribery incidents reported in the enforcement of government directives intended to respond to the […]

Joint CSOs COVID-19 Public Statement

Call to the Government of Kenya to take urgent and immediate measures to ensure the full protection of economic and social rights of the informal sector in the context of COVID-19 pandemic About Okoa Uchumi Coalition The Okoa Uchumi Coalition is informed by the need for civil society actors to address Kenya’s imminent debt crisis. […]

Press Release- Implementation of Mandatory Quarantine in the COVID-19 Response in Kenya

PRESS RELEASE IMPLEMENTATION OF MANDATORY QUARANTINE IN THE COVID-19 RESPONSE IN KENYA Nairobi, Kenya – 7th April 2020: We, the undersigned, individuals, organisations and associations, are representatives of health and human rights, civil society and non-governmental organisations, community-based organisations and representatives, professional bodies, informal sector actors, economic, and governance experts. We make reference to our […]

Open Letter on Implementation of Mandatory Quarantine in the COVID-19 Response in Kenya

OPEN LETTER ON IMPLEMENTATION OF MANDATORY QUARANTINE IN THE COVID-19 RESPONSE IN KENYA & REQUEST FOR INFORMATION We, the undersigned, individuals, individuals under mandatory quarantine, family members of individuals under quarantine, organizations and associations, are representatives of health and human rights civil society and non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations and governance experts. We make reference to […]

Lucky Philomena Mbaye

Project Assistant, Citizen Demand and Oversight

Philomena is a lawyer, currently undertaking the Advocates Training Program at the Kenya School of Law, following her attainment of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL. B) from the University of Nairobi. She is also a Certified Professional Mediator (CPM).

With a keen interest in Human Rights, Policy, Democracy, and Governance, she is deeply invested in promoting equitable legal practices and advocating for social justice. Her professional journey includes valuable experiences from (Coulson Harney LLP) Bowmans Law and ENS Africa, where she developed a solid understanding of legal intricacies and demonstrated proficiency in navigating complex legal landscapes. Beyond her legal pursuits, Philomena actively engages in community service through volunteer work with local CSOs, aiming to extend her impact beyond the legal sphere and contribute meaningfully to societal progress.

Thomas Juma

Project Assistant, North-Rift Region

Thomas is a dynamic professional with a wide range of experience and skills in community mobilization, capacity development in governance, media engagement, networking and partnership development. In his new role, he shall be responsible for offering support to the North Rift Regional Office to ensure successful implementation of the projects and assisting in logistical tasks, data collection and documentation. Thomas holds a diploma in public relations, marketing and advertising from ICS college, diploma in project planning and NGO management from Cambridge universal college and diploma in film and television production from Alphax college.

Emily Atieno

Procurement Officer

Emily is a dynamic professional with a diverse range of experience and skills in asset management, vendor relations, process improvement, event management, procurement process and procedures, admin management, communication and interpersonal skills. In her role, she is responsible for all the procurement processes and procedures towards achieving the TI-Kenya’s strategic plan. Emily holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Africa Nazarene University. She is also a holder of certificate in facilitation skills and Diploma in Business Management.

George Kiondo

Finance and Investments Manager

George is a dynamic professional with a diverse range of experience and skills in financial and project management, couching and mentoring, monitoring and evaluation, financial reporting and procurement amongst others.

In his new role, is responsible for overseeing the work of finance, investments and business development towards achieving the TI-Kenya’s strategic plan.

George holds a Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration from USIU, a Masters of Business Administration from the African Nazarene University, CPA-K and CPS-K qualifications from Strathmore Business School.

Linet Mukhula

Project Officer, Natural Resources and Climate Governance - Land, Extractives and Energy

Linet is a highly dynamic and versatile professional with extensive experience across various domains. She possesses a comprehensive skill set essential for effective project and organizational management. This includes expertise in Program Management and Reporting, ensuring strategic initiatives are designed and implemented to meet objectives with accurate reporting on outcomes. She excels in Coordination and Relationship Management, forging strong connections with stakeholders to drive collaboration and achieve shared goals.

She is responsible for implementing governance projects and working with communities and government with an emphasis on Land, Extractives and Energy towards achieving the TI-Kenya’s strategic plan.

Linet holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (Community Development from Kenyatta University with a Diploma in Public Relations Management and Advance Certificate in Business Management from the Kenya Institute of Management. She’s currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Development Studies (Economic Planning)- thesis level at the Management University of Africa.

Anno Annet Andisi

Intern, North-Rift Region

Annet is a dynamic professional with a diverse range of experience and skills in community engagement and advocacy, training, strategy and policy development as well as project management.

She is responsible for offering support to the North Rift Regional Office to ensure the successful implementation of the projects and documenting of legal aid cases for walk-in and call-in clients towards achieving the TI-Kenya’s strategic plan.

Annet holds a Bachelor of Bachelor of Political science and Public administration from Kisii University.

Jane Kingori

Grants Manager, USAID USAWA Program

Jane is a finance and grants specialist with a Master of Science in Organizational Development, Bachelor of Commerce in Finance and CPA (K). She has over 15 years’ of experience in strengthening organizations ‘capacities for sustainable program delivery through integration of best grants and financial management practices and compliance with different donor rules and regulations including USAID, UKAID, DANIDA, GCERF, SIDA and EU among others. She has served as the grants management technical lead at Faith To Action Network and Act Change Transform.