Residents of Kisii County have been urged to embrace public participation to enhance accountability and transparency in the County governance.


More than 70 percent of residential buildings in Nairobi County are not compliant with the county government’s zoning policy. 


Nation: If you do not feel safe, no matter where you live, you will not be a happy tenant.


A survey commissioned by Kara and carried out by Ipsos reveals that majority of residents in the big five Counties (Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa, Nakuru and Uasin Gishu)


Resident Associations in Kiambu County have urged the County Government to implement the Kiambu County Community and Neighborhood Associations


Pursuant to the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Kara and Law Society of Kenya (LSK) in May 2019,

The Urban Areas and Cities Act (2011) section 22 schedule 2 provides for the establishment of the urban boards to facilitate the management of the urban areas.

Embu County residents have faulted the County government for not engaging them effectively in the governance of the County.


There was general consensus at the 74th edition of the Kara Bimonthly Talk Series forum held on 30th July 2019,

Kenyans who purchase units or sections within a building will soon be able to get proportionate share of the common area of the property.


Resident Associations have challenged the Private Security Regulatory Authority (PSRA) to focus on enhancing accountability and professionalism in the private security sector.


Urban transport and development practitioners as well as researchers converged in Fortaleza, Brazil for the MOBILIZE Fortaleza Summit on 24th to 26th June 2019 to  celebrate best practices and share ideas on how to accelerate implementation of sustainable transport initiatives in various cities.


Kara has partnered with Kenya Power to strengthen engagement between the company and Resident Associations on service delivery and improve customer experience and satisfaction.

On March 27, 2013, 47 elected county governors were sworn in, officially signifying Kenya’s adoption of a devolved system of government.

Kara organized a retreat with the team from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoE&F)


Kara is set to partner with Private Security Regulatory Authority (PSRA) towards realizing the intended reforms in the private security sector.


The Government has launched the Kenya Mortgages Refinancing Company (KMRC) that will offer mortgages for affordable homes.


The first session of the United Nations Habitat Assembly was held on 27th to 31st May 2019, at UN-Habitat headquarters in Nairobi.


Kara has partnered with the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) to among other things advance Public Interest Litigation and promote Alternative Dispute Resolutions mechanisms among Resident


The first session of the United Nations Habitat Assembly will be held from 27th to 31st  May 2019, at the headquarters of UN-Habitat in Nairobi.