Kenya's Crucial Vote

Kenya's Crucial Vote

Nearly three years after the post-election crisis left 1,300 people dead and 300,000 internally displaced, Kenyans are asked to go back to the polls to vote for a new comprehensive constitution, which is supposed to modernize the political system and tackle the root causes of the conflict.

Even though the proposed constitution plans profound changes in the Kenyan’s political set up - such as the reduction of the presidential powers, the creation of a senate, and the devolution of power from the central to the regional level - numerous challenges to long-term peace and stability remain.

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