University Student Leadership Summit:
The Commission participated in the University Students Leaders’ Summit held from 23rd to 25th November, 2106 at the University of Nairobi, Main Campus. The aim of the Summit was to improve the capacity of youth leaders in implementing good governance principles in their institutions of learning.
The summit brought together a total of 100 student leaders, policy makers and researchers who deliberated on various challenges affecting the Youth within the institutions of higher learning. Some of the issues identified as major challenges facing the youth included student unrest, radicalisation and limitation to responsible participation in the National discourse. The participating institutions were University of Nairobi, Kenyatta University, Technical University of Kenya, Multi Media University, Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology, Strathmore, United States International University, Catholic University, KCA, Daystar University, Zetech, Mount Kenya University and Nairobi Institute of Business Studies. The summit was officially opened by Commission Chairman, Hon. Francis Ole Kaparo.