Search
Login   |  Register |  Library |  Staff Mail
Report Violation
Report Violation
Have your rights been violated ? Click here to lodge a complaint

Have your rights been violated ? Click here to lodge a complaint
or Live Chat using the link at the bottom of the page

  • Stop Sexual Violence against Women and Girls

    Stop Sexual Violence against Women and Girls

  • KNCHR Vice Chair George Morara (centre), Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo (2nd right) with Justice and Legal Affairs Senate Committee led by Senator Amos Wako (3rd Right) at Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) after making a presentation on the need to work together in addressing various existing and emerging human rights concerns across the country.

    KNCHR Vice Chair George Morara (centre), Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo (2nd right) with Justice and Legal Affairs Senate Committee led by Senator Amos Wako (3rd Right) at Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) after making a presentation on the need to work together in addressing various existing and emerging human rights concerns across the country.

  • KNCHR Commission secretary Ms Patricia Nyaundi (seated 2nd from left on the front  row) in a group photo where she attended a training workshop for Trainers of Trainers in Toronto, Canada on building capacity of police officers on how to handle  defilement cases

    KNCHR Commission secretary Ms Patricia Nyaundi (seated 2nd from left on the front row) in a group photo where she attended a training workshop for Trainers of Trainers in Toronto, Canada on building capacity of police officers on how to handle defilement cases

  • KNCHR officers led by Dr. Bernard Mogesa (2nd left) with the cabinet health secretary James Macharia (centre)  at  Afya House in Nairobi after a discussion on various issues in the health sector impacting on the right to health in the country.

    KNCHR officers led by Dr. Bernard Mogesa (2nd left) with the cabinet health secretary James Macharia (centre) at Afya House in Nairobi after a discussion on various issues in the health sector impacting on the right to health in the country.

  • KNCHR Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo and other KNCHR staff in a group photo with OCPDs drawn from Western Kenya during a training  of police officers in the region

    KNCHR Commissioner Jedidah Wakonyo and other KNCHR staff in a group photo with OCPDs drawn from Western Kenya during a training of police officers in the region

  • From right; Governor’s committee for health Chair person His Excellency. Jack Ranguma (left) hold talks with KNCHR Commisioner Ms Suzzane Chivusia and Senior officer Koome Miriti over health devolution matters.

    From right; Governor’s committee for health Chair person His Excellency. Jack Ranguma (left) hold talks with KNCHR Commisioner Ms Suzzane Chivusia and Senior officer Koome Miriti over health devolution matters.

  • KNCHR Chair Ms. Kagwiria Mbogori (left) attends the National Water Summit held in Turkana County to deliberate on sustainable groundwater management in Kenya

    KNCHR Chair Ms. Kagwiria Mbogori (left) attends the National Water Summit held in Turkana County to deliberate on sustainable groundwater management in Kenya

Welcome to KNCHR

The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) welcomes members of the public to be partakers of the journey of promoting and protecting human rights for all. A public institution, KNCHR operates on an open door and non discrimination policy that allows Kenyans to freely report any cases of rights violations as well as celebrate gains in the human rights sector. We are non partisan institution that ensures transparency in the work we do. We continuously educate members of the public, state officers and other non state actors on their rights and how these should be respected and also to respect the rights of others.

Launch of Disability Report

States have responsibility to protect, promote and fulfill human rights of persons with disabilities as provided for in international, regional and domestic laws such as the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and the Convention on Rights of the Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). “From Norm to Practice” is a report that evaluates the extent to which the State has fulfilled its obligations to protect, promote and fulfil the rights of persons with disabilities. It presents findings from 12 counties, which were monitored during the period 2011-2013, and other topical research conducted during the same period including the Briefing on Legal Capacity for Persons with Disabilities in Kenya. The monitoring establishes that there are positive strides towards realization of human rights of persons with disabilities.  Download Report Here

Towards A Healthy Nation

Kenya National Commission on Human Rights’ output of ensuring the operationalization of Article 43 of the Constitution of Kenya that the KNCHR has partnered with Healthstrat to ensure the right to health is strengthened countrywide. Healthstrat is an organization that works to strengthen systems for delivery of health systems in Kenya.To solidify the partnership, KNCHR and Healthstrat signed a Memorandum of Understanding signifying a vision towards a common goal; that of securing a healthy nation through empowering health structures in counties Read More

<

Our Partners
Goverment of Kenya  United Nations Development programme      embassy of sweden  Norwegian Embassy   Dutch Embassy Finnish Embassy   European Union UNHCR