Identity Statement
The Centre for Law and Research International (CLARION) is a membership Non-Governmental Organisation founded in 1993 and registered in 1994, to enhance democratic governance through research, advocacy and public education in Kenya, regionally and internationally.


A society where people live in dignity and where justice and equity prevail.


To promote and enhance constitutionalism, good governance and human rights through systematic generation of knowledge, advocacy and public education.

Also see: Organizational Profile


Strategic Objectives

1. To develop CLARION into a learning institution exercising high standards of professionalism while effectively discharging its mandate.

2. To contribute to the attainment of high standards of performance by Kenya’s institutions of governance under a progressive constitutional regime;

3. To generate and disseminate knowledge and information relevant to the task of citizen empowerment and improving the management of public affairs;

4. To contribute to the attainment of informed citizen participation in governance and management of public affairs from design of policies to fxximplementation, monitoring and evaluation.


Regard for Human Dignity
Respect for Just and Fair Laws and Procedures
Integrity and Honesty
Participatory Approaches

Contact Us
P.O.BOX 46991 - 00100 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
Kileleshwa, off Vihiga Road- End of Vihiga Close Kenya

Telephone: 254-20-3871614, 254-20-3870740
Fax: 254-20-3871857
Mobile: 254-733-542335, 254-722-610567

CLARION is a member of the National Civil Society Congress. Click here to read more