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The Operational Environment and Constraints for NGOs in Kenya: Strategies for Good Policy and Practice

by Patricia Kameri-Mbote

Jan 1, 2002
This paper considers the regulatory concerns confronted by the various stakeholders (NGOs, governments, funders, international agencies for instance) seeking to encourage the growth and development of independent legitimate civic organizations in Kenya. Given the compelling reasons for encouraging the activities of NGOs in Kenya, we argue in this paper that it is necessary to promulgate sensible laws, regulations and administrative systems in Kenya.