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Consultation with diverse communities to address burning issues on Land.
Working together with communities to strengthen their capacity in their quest to effectively claim their Economic,Social and Cultural rights.
Advocating for standardized housing for marginalized poor in informal settlements.
Expert advisory to communities in their struggles to have their rights observed and respected.
Creating platforms for communities to meaningfully participate in decision making processes.
In solidarity with eviction victims; Hakijamii working on policies to stop forced evictions.

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Hakijamii and Kakamega Local Urban Forum organizes a consultative meeting on the role of MCAs in promoting citizen participation in county budget development

Written by Hakijamii.

 

As part of its mandate to ensure citizens have equal opportunities to participate in the devolved governance, the Economic and Social Rights Centre- Hakijamii in collaboration with Kakamega Local Urban Forum (LUF) organized  a one day consultative meeting in Kakamega on the 26th June 2014 that brought together Government officials, community organized groups, people with disabilities, Community Parliament Speakers, representatives from County Assembly, CSOs, CBOs, opinion leaders and representatives from Homa Bay and Kisumu Counties.

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Hakijamii and SAPCONE hold Awareness Meeting on Community Land Bill at Lowarengak Sub location in Turkana County.

Written by Hakijamii.

 

The discovery of oil in Turkana has elicited interest from both external and internal actors with extraction and mega development projects (LAPPSET) being concessioned.  
Despite the ongoing advanced negotiation between the government and the oil companies (Tullow Oil Company) there seems to be limited or no access to relevant information pertaining to the project to the local communities including the local leaders.

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Social security forum to validate consultant’s paper on reviewing social security laws in line with the 2010 constitution.

Written by Hakijamii.

 

As part of expanding its economic and social rights work Economic and Social Rights Centre (Hakijamii) held a one day stakeholders meeting with representatives from CSOs and grassroots groups in Nairobi to discuss and validate a policy paper on the right to social security.The objective of the meeting was to create awareness on the right to social security as enshrined under the Constitution, international and regional instruments and also discuss budgetary allocation in realising this right.

UPCOMING EVENTS

JULY 2014


EVENT: KIOS END YEAR EVALUATION.

DATE: 21/07/2014

DAY: MONDAY

PLACE: NAIROBI COUNTY

VENUE:OLIVE GARDENS HOTEL



EVENT: A JOINT MEETING WITH KAKAMEGA COMMUNITY PARTNERS TO DEVELOP COMMUNITY EVICTION TOOL

DATE: 23/07/2014

DAY: WEDNESDAY 

PLACE: KISUMU COUNTY

VENUE: PANDPIERI CATHOLIC CENTRE

TIME: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM



EVENT: SIDA SPOT CHECK

DATE: 24/07/2014

DAY: THURSDAY 

PLACE: KISUMU COUNTY

VENUE: KIBOS - HOSTED BY KISORA/MUSLIM SISTERS

 


EVENT: COMMUNITY ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN

DATE: 25/07/2014

DAY: FRIDAY

PLACE: KAKAMEGA COUNTY

VENUE: MALAVA EVANGELISTIC CHURCH

 

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