Tag Archives: KHRC

Is Kenya Putting the Chill on Internet Freedoms?

Kenya Flag_Resized By Juliet Nanfuka | The rights of Kenya’s digital citizens are fast shrinking in the face of new restrictive laws and increased arraignment of individuals...

ICT4Democracy in East Africa: Promoting Democracy and Human Rights Through ICTs

ICT4Dem Collage Established in 2011, ICT4Democracy in East Africa is a network of organisations working to promote democracy and human rights through Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Kenya,...

African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms for Launch at 2014 IGF

african_business_internet The African Declaration Drafter’s Group is pleased to present the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms which will be released on September 4 at the Internet...

Kenyan Human Rights Networks Deploy ICT Platforms in their ICT4Democracy Work

254631_174407272631941_4995435_n Two Human Rights Networks (HURINETS) working with the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) to improve grass roots based organisations’ and their memberships’ understanding of the...

East African Region New Media and Human Rights Institute workshop

In collaboration with the African Human Rights Consortium, the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) conducted a four-day new media, research and advocacy workshop aimed at...

Digitalizing Democracy: Initiatives in East Africa

By: Caroline Wamala A number of organizations in east Africa are using ICT to hold leaders accountable, fight corruption, monitor service delivery, and contribute to...