Global civil society activity in Kenya

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in East Africa. At 580,367 square kilometres (224,081 sq mi), Kenya is the world's 48th largest country by area. With a population of more than 47.6 million in the 2019 census, Kenya is the 29th most populous country in the world. Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi, while its oldest, currently second largest city, and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa. Kisumu City is the third-largest city and also an inland port on Lake Victoria. Other important urban centres include Nakuru and Eldoret. As of 2020, Kenya is the third-largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa after Nigeria and South Africa. Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the east, Uganda to the west, Tanzania to the south, and the Indian Ocean to the southeast. Its geography, climate and population vary widely, ranging from cold snow-capped mountaintops with vast surrounding forests, wildlife and fertile agricultural regions to temperate climates in western and rift valley counties and dry less fertile arid and semi-arid areas and absolute deserts.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Kenya is ranked #52 over a 20 year period,
with 712 meetings since 2001.


Kenya is ranked #38 in 2021, with 26 meetings.

Organizations based in Kenya

Business Africa - Nairobi
African Association for Public Administration and Management - Nairobi
ACORD - Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development - Nairobi
Inter-Governmental Standing Committee on Shipping - Mombasa
All Africa Conference of Churches - Nairobi
East African Wild Life Society - Nairobi
East African Tea Trade Association - Mombasa
African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association - Nairobi
African Union of the Blind - Nairobi
Federation of Khoja Shia Ithna-Asheri Jamaats of Africa - Nairobi
African Airlines Association - Nairobi
Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa - Nairobi
Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa - Nairobi
African Council for Communication Education - Nairobi
African Cotton and Textile Industries Federation - Nairobi
African Confederation of Cooperative Savings and Credit Associations - Nairobi
Eastern Africa Association of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons - Nairobi
Fellowship of Christian Councils and Churches in the Great Lakes and Horn of Africa - Nairobi
Pan African Booksellers Association - Eldoret
Pan-African Association for Port Cooperation - Mombasa
Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa - Mombasa
Association of International Schools in Africa - Nairobi
Operations Research Society of East Africa - Nairobi
Eastern and Southern African Dairy Association - Nairobi
Organization of Eastern and Southern Africa Insurers - Nairobi

View More profiles (362) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Kenya

2037 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Nairobi

2024 General Assembly and ConferenceAfrican Council for Distance Education - Nairobi

2023 Quadrennial World CongressInternational Association for Landscape Ecology - Nairobi

2023 Africa Energy ForumAfrica Energy Forum - Nairobi

2023 Africa MeetingEconometric Society - Nairobi

2023 SessionWorld Medical Association - Nairobi

2023 Annual ConferenceInternational Association of Peacekeeping Training Centres - Nairobi

2022 African Conference on Precision AgricultureAfrican Association for Precision AgricultureAfrican Plant Nutrition InstituteInternational Society of Precision Agriculture

Past Events in Kenya

2022 East Africa Water Summit - Nairobi
2022 Congress – Pan African Association of Neurological SciencesEast African Association of Neurological Surgeons
2022 Helen Keller World Conference on Services to Deaf-Blind Persons – World Federation of the Deafblind - Nairobi
2022 International Conference on Geochemistry and Health – Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health - Eldoret
2022 World Congress on Parasitic Plants – International Parasitic Plant Society - Nairobi
2022 Africities Summit – United Cities and Local Governments of Africa - Kisumu
2021 Biennial Congress – Pan African Society of Cardiology - Mombasa
2021 Biennial Conference – African Network of Constitutional Lawyers - Nairobi
2021 Conference of the Parties and Annual Meeting of the Parties (COP12/MOP33) - Part II – Secretariat for the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer and the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer - Nairobi
2021 Conference – African Labour Law Society - Nairobi
2021 Implementation Committee under the Non-Compliance Procedure of the Montreal Protocol Meeting – Secretariat for the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer and the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer - Nairobi
2021 Congress – African Confederation of Cooperative Savings and Credit Associations - Kwale
2021 AFALA Conference on African Linguistic Anthropology – African Assembly of Linguistic Anthropology - Nairobi
2021 African Conference – Deafblind International - Nairobi
2021 Congress – African Seed Trade Association - Nairobi

View More Past Events (1617) in The International Congress Calendar

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