Posted by: APO | 28 October 2016

Kenya: Looking at the 2017 elections, is civil society beyond the brink?

“The Kenyan authorities have the responsibility to protect civil society organisations and defenders, rather than harass them”, said the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (a joint OMCT-FIDH partnership), following a fact-finding mission to Kenya. In the context of the upcoming elections, high levels of police violence and patterns of criminalisation, especially during peaceful… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/kenya-looking-at-the-2017-elections-is-civil-society-beyond-the-brink?lang=en


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