The Capacity Development Institute is a policy, strategy development, research, and training institution founded by a group of highly qualified, experienced, and committed professionals in law, education, public administration, and public finance.
Our approach is interdisciplinary and integrates perspectives from various areas of knowledge in the following practice areas:

  • Constitutional Development and Law Reform
  • Devolution
  • Governance and Rule of Law
  • Access to Justice and Human Rights
  • Human Security and Development
  • Public Finance Management

The Institute’s clients are public sector institutions including national and county governments, independent commissions, NGOs/civil society, and private sector institutions. We also partner with international organizations and development agencies. CDI works both in Kenya and the African Region.