Non-Governmental Organizations Coordination Act

Kenya

(enacted in 1990)

The Non-Governmental Organizations Coordination Act of 1990 is the primary law for all non-governmental organizations operating in Kenya.

The law includes the following sections:

  • Preliminary;
  • Establishment, functions and powers of the Board;
  • Registration and licensing of non-governmental organizations;
  • Self-regulation by non-governmental organizations;
  • Transitional arrangements;
  • Financial provisions; and
  • Miscellaneous provisions.