PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (PAC) - Convenor Mr. Felix Okatch
The Committees objectives include: Providing leadership in professional matters affecting the public and encouraging the practice of good governance at social, political and economic levels. To achieve the stated objectives, PAC undertakes the following activities: Supporting member Associations in matters of public interest such as lobbying on public issues affecting members and promoting amendments of laws to ensure self-regulation in the professional Associations.
Creating capacity to pro-act and respond to public issues from a professional perspective and in particular to create forums for discussion on issues of public interest and lobbying for inclusion of professionals in public institutions including parliament; Recognition of achievement that promote public interest and in particular promoting achievement awards that enhance excellence; Developing good governance criteria for use nationally and in this regard to organize code of conduct workshops nationally; Lobbying for the creation of the office of ombudsman and for this reason the committee will develop the terms of reference for the office and promote the idea among the national stakeholders.
This committee is currently working on a Governance program supported by ACT
THE APSEA CONSTITUTION IMPLEMENTATION OVERSIGHT SUB COMMITTEE (ACIOC) Convenor; Mrs. Irene Wanyoike
The key objective of the committee is to monitor and coordinate engagement in the implementation of Kenya’s Constitution on an ongoing basis. In an effort to achieve the stated objectives ACIOC carries out the following activities; to facilitate effective participation of APSEA members in the CIC organized stakeholder forums for the Implementation of the Constitution; to facilitate the provision of views to the CIC and other stakeholder forums from the professionals in the Counties; to facilitate county professionals consultative forums on the Implementation of the Constitution to arrive at County Professionals views for presentation to the CIC and other stakeholders; to support arbitration processes whenever disputes arise in the constitution implementation process
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