Kenya Human Rights Commission

Country: Kenya

The KHRC is a premier and flagship non-governmental human rights and governance institution in Africa that was founded in 1992 with a mission to foster human rights, democratic values, human dignity and social justice. It deals with human rights and social justice issues and situations at all levels of society.

KHRC interventions are executed under four interdependent strategic objectives and thematic programs: Civil and Political Rights; Economic and Social Rights; Equality and Non-Discrimination; and Institutional Development and Sustainability. The KHRC is recognized for its long history, tenacity, consistency, expertise and passion in providing technical and political leadership around pertinent human rights and governance programmes at all levels.