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Buntwani 2014 ­ “The potential of ICT in strengthening citizen engagement and participation”

The 2014 Buntwani event in Kenya will be the first of a regular series of events to be held in a different African country each year. The event aims to be a conversation starter and facilitator among various stakeholders actively involved and/or interested in the potential of ICT in strengthening citizen engagement and participation in […]

How are ICTs impacting Governance in East Africa? (a.k.a “ICT and Governance in EA” Project)

Much as has been said of the promise, potential and progress of ICTs in the East African region. Governments, non-governmental organizations, private sector players, citizens and other stakeholders are embracing ICTs in interesting and innovative ways that merit further study. It is for this reason that iHub Research, as part of the ICT4Democracy East Africa […]

Water Solutions For Local People: Ideation for Water

Despite having access to drinking water being a basic human need and right, there are thousands of people in the country who experience severe shortage of water. It is a complex problem, but one different stakeholders can pull together and figure out. iHub Research conducted a comprehensive research study that involved over 900 household to […]

Water Governance Report highlights

Executive Summary  Many developing countries are faced with numerous challenges, poverty being one of the problems. It is a stumbling block to development of any economy in the world; Kenya has not been left out either. The Government of Kenya (GoK) has however been undertaking a series of reforms aimed at enhancing quality, efficiency and […]


Governance is one of the main focus areas of iHub Research. Though there are more than 24.9 million mobile subscribers in Kenya who make up for a penetration rate of 71.3 per cent (Communication Commission of Kenya), the Kenyan government has been slow to provide adequate and quality services to its citizens. This includes areas […]

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