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COUNTY BUDGET AND ECONOMIC FORUM (CBEF) TRAINING

Participants of the County Budget and Economic Forum training  at Safari Park Hotel , Nairobi.

The County Budget and Economic Forum (CBEF) Training which was hosted by the Commission on Revenue Allocation in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) was held at Safari Park on October 23, 2018, with the aim of providing the public with opportunities to facilitate Public engagement and participation […]

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EQUITY WEEK 2018: ADDRESSING INEQUALITY IN KENYA

CRA CEO Mr. George Ooko Spearheading a health  forum work group at the Kenya National Theater, Nairobi.

Equity week 2018 revolved around the sensitive issues of health, urban poverty and addressing inequities in counties. The one-week event which was evenly distributed across three different geographical regions which included Nairobi metropolitan, North Rift region and Coastal region was spearheaded by the International Budget Partnership in conjunction with the […]

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DR. JANE KIRINGAI ELECTED CHAIR OF CHAIRPERSONS OF CONSTITUTIONAL COMMISSIONS AND INDEPENDENT OFFICES

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CRA chairperson Dr Jane Kiringai was elected chairperson of the forum of Chairpersons of Constitutional Commissions and Independent Offices at the seventh annual congress held in Meru from the 10th to 12th of October, 2018. In her acceptance speech after being elected, Dr Jane Kiringai commended the chairpersons for their […]

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STAKEHOLDERS WORKSHOP FOR THE PREPARATION OF THE THIRD REVENUE ALLOCATION FORMULA

Participants of the  Stakeholder's Workshop held in Naivasha.

CRA in partnership with the Agile Harmonized Assistance for Devolved Institutions (AHADI) held a retreat for officers from health, water, roads and agriculture sectors from 17th -19th September 2018. The retreat was held to find out sector responsibilities by ministries of the national government and counties; understand current expenditure needs […]

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2ND CONFERENCE ON DEVOLUTION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Panelists at the 2nd  devolution conference held at USIU Africa.

The 2nd Conference on Devolution for Sustainable Development was held on the 26th to 28th September 2018 at the United States International University (U.S.I.U)-Africa. The Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) represented by CRA vice-chairperson Humphrey Wattanga, Commissioner Kishanto Ole Suuji, Director of Economic Affairs Lineth Oyugi and Director Legal Affairs […]

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Pilot Joint Capacity Building Workshop for Wajir County Executive and Assembly

Participants of the joint capacity building workshop on Public Finance Management for Wajir County Executive and Assembly held in Nairobi from 29-31 August, 2018

CRA in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), County Assemblies Forum (CAF) and the Council of Governors (CoG) held a three-day training for Wajir County Executive and Assembly. Participants included Qatar Ambassador to Kenya, H.E. Amb. Jabor Bin Ali Al-Dosari; Governor of Wajir County, H.E Amb. Mohamed Abdi […]

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Nakuru County Holds Discussions with CRA on Improving Revenue Collection

Nakuru County Holds Discussions with CRA on Improving Revenue Collection

Nakuru County officials, led by Governor Lee Kinyangui visited CRA offices to discuss ways in which the county can enhance its revenue collection. The governor stated that the county is in search of avenues of increasing revenue and is currently developing a Revenue Board to oversee revenue collection in the […]

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#No Kenyan Left Behind – CRA Donates to the Kenya Red Cross Society

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CRA commissioners and staff donated food, clothes and other items to the Kenya Red Cross Society targeting Kenyans recently affected by floods and other disasters around the country. The goal of the project was to join other Kenyans in helping survivors of floods, disasters and displacements that have recently occurred. […]

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CRA Meets With Officials from Elgeyo Marakwet to Discuss the Second Revenue Allocation Formula

CRA Met with Officials from Elgeyo Marakwet County as part of stakeholder engagement

The Commission has embarked on a review of the second basis for revenue sharing among county governments.┬áIn exercising the principle of openness and accountability including public participation in financial matters, the Commission has invited views from all its stakeholders. In line with this, Elgeyo Marakwet County visited CRA last week […]

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Media Release: CRA Policy to Tackle Marginalization to Ensure That No Kenyan Is Left Behind

CRA Strategic Plan Launch - Chairperson with Hon. Kirui Limo

FRIDAY 22ND JUNE 2018: The Commission on Revenue Allocation has today launched the second policy that identifies marginalized areas and also provides a criteria for sharing revenue from the Equalization Fund. The policy identifies 1424 sub-locations, spread across 366 wards, in 34 counties in Kenya as being the most marginalized. […]

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