Past event

Invitation Only

The Human Rights Agenda in Pre-Election Kenya

Chatham House, London

Africa Programme


Hassan Omar Hassan, Commissioner, Kenya National Commission on Human Rights
Michela Wrong, Journalist and Author


In 2012 Kenya is due to hold its first presidential elections under the new constitution adopted in the 2010 referendum. Mr Hassan Omar Hassan will discuss the lessons learnt from the violence following the 2007 disputed elections results and offer his perspectives on the challenges his office faces in responding to pre-election human rights violations and advancing the human rights agenda.

This meeting will be held under the Chatham House Rule.

Attendance at this event is strictly by invitation only.