Author: Raphael Obonyo

Hopes, challenges in women’s quest for leadership

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya’s women have made significant strides in their efforts to take up more leadership roles.  As next year’s elections draw […]

Do more to protect rights of persons with disabilities

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world has come up with a new idea, the July Disability Pride Month, to recognise people living with disability.  […]

Africa should accelerate transition to renewable energy

Reading Time: 3 minutes The need for renewable energy and energy transition in Africa is urgent, considering over 600 million people on the continent […]

Kenya must invest in its young people to prosper

Reading Time: 2 minutes It was very impressive to see young lawyers competing with experienced legal minds during the hearing of the Building Bridges […]

Address challenges posed by rapid urbanisation

Reading Time: 2 minutes The growth of urban centres in Kenya, like in many other developing countries, has not been well planned.  Kenya’s cities […]

Fastrack implementation of Data Protection law

Reading Time: 2 minutes Angry Kenyans recently protested their registration as members of various political parties without their consent.  This has brought into sharp […]

Youth essential in addressing climate change crisis

Reading Time: 3 minutes The United Kingdom will host the 26th United Nations Climate Change summit (COP26) from November 1 to 12. As climate […]

Equity, access in global Covid vaccination is essential

Reading Time: 2 minutes  Commercial interests of those who have worked tirelessly to develop Covid-19 vaccines in record speed notwithstanding, the low level of […]