DRPI Kenya

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Welcome to DRPI Kenya. A training seminar for monitors was held in Nairobi, in February, 2006. During April and May, 2006, monitors with disabilities worked in pairs to conduct over 100 interviews in three regions of the country: Nairobi (urban), Rift Valley (urban / rural) and Nyanza (urban / rural) through which they gathering information about the human rights situation of people with disabilities. The coding and analysis of the monitoring data was led by a professor from the Faculty of Law at the University of Nairobi. You can access the DRPI Kenya final report here.

DRPI Kenya – People

Organizational Partners

  • African Union of the Blind (A.F.U.B.) – Dr. Elly Macha
  • Kenya Union of the Blind (K.U.B.) – Ms. Monica Mbaru
  • Centre for Disability Rights Education and Advocacy (C.R.E.A.D.) – Mr. Mike Ngunyi
  • Swedish Association of the Visually Impaired (S.R.F.) – Mr. Erik Staaf
  • University of Nairobi, Faculty of Law – Dr. Kithure Kindiki
  • Moi University, Faculty of Law and Faculty of Education – Dr. George Ochich Otieno

Management Committee

  • Martin Kieti
  • Monica Mbaru
  • Mike Ngunyi
  • George Ochich Otieno
  • Cornelius Ojangole

Project Coordinator

  • Mr. Cornelius Ojangole

Principal Researcher

  • Dr. Kithure Kindiki – University of Nairobi, Faculty of Law


  • Evelyne Anambo
  • Ben Gachoka
  • Fred Haga
  • Susan Kilima
  • Phyllis Leina
  • Chomba wa Munyi
  • Milka Mwangi
  • Benta Nthenya
  • Jackeline Osoro
  • Florence Pataka

Field Assistants

  • Rose Anyango
  • Christopher Muindi Kilonzo
  • Betty Koech
  • Velyne Muchoki
  • Caroline Munyua
  • Eric Murai
  • Milka Mwangi
  • Titus Omondi
  • Peter Wabomba
  • Phillip Wamalwa
  • Phyllis Wangui