Kenya 2024

In Legal and Judicial Reform by Amanda Anderson

Designed and ran a one-week programme on Legislative Drafting for lawyers from the Directorate of Legal Services and the Directorate of Litigation and Compliance in the Senate.  The programme took place in Nairobi and included sessions on the essential characteristics of good legislative drafting, how legislative sentences are constructed, how interpretation provisions work, the importance of a legislative plan in drafting Bills, what needs to be contained in instructions to for drafters, principles relating to what needs to be included in primary and, respectively, subsidiary legislation and principles relating to the establishment of statutory corporations.  Funded by the Senate.