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Ogiek win another landmark victory in African Court

MRG welcomes the pathbreaking judgment of the African Court of Human and Peoples Rights (ACHPR) in the matter concerning the Ogiek quest to return to the Mau Forest, their ancestral home. After a 13-year legal struggle,…

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News and Press Release
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MRG
Posted:
24 Jun 2022

Kenya

Access to Education and Health among Minority and Indigenous Communities in Kenya: Assessment of Baringo, Trans-Nzoia, Elgeyo Marakwet and Turkana Counties

Kenya’s Endorois and Turkana minority and indigenous communities are struggling to access quality education and healthcare services, despite increased government budgetary allocations to the two sectors in the country, a Minority Rights Group International (MRG) study…

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Analysis
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MRG
Posted:
06 May 2021
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Kenya: Light at the end of the Tunnel in Marsabit

By Geofrey Sabiiti, Africa Conflict Prevention and Peace Building Coordinator, MRG Africa When natural resources scarcity adds up to longstanding identity conflicts between local peoples, any dissension can quickly escalate into a long-term conflict. That is what…

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News and Press Release
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MRG
Posted:
31 Oct 2020

Kenya

Kenyan Task Force formed to implement the 2010 Endorois ruling

29 September 2014 Minority Rights Group International (MRG) welcomes the formation by the Government of Kenya of a new task force dedicated to implementation of the 2010 African Commission ruling which recognised the Endorois' rights over their…

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News and Press Release
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MRG
Posted:
29 Sep 2014

Kenya

Taking diversity seriously: minorities and political participation in Kenya

28 January 2013 By Jill Cottrel-Ghai, Yash Ghai, Korir Sing'Oei and Waikwa Wanyoike This briefing, developed on the basis of a literature review, focus group discussions and interviews with representatives of marginalized groups, explores normative and institutional mechanisms…

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Analysis
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MRG
Posted:
21 Feb 2013
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Kenya at 50: unrealized rights of minorities and indigenous peoples

On the 50th anniversary of Kenya’s independence, many minority and indigenous communities feel that despite some constitutional gains, increased ethnicization of politics has deepened their exclusion, making their situation worse today than it was in 2005,…

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Analysis
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MRG
Posted:
09 Mar 2012
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