World Press Freedom Day 2019
George Morara Monyoncho
Vice Chairperson, Kenya National Commission on Human Rights
Commissioner George Morara is Vice-Chairperson of the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (the Commission). At the Commission, he provides leadership on policy and oversight matters in the Research and Compliance Department as well as the Public Education and Training Department. He also Co-Chairs the Commission’s Elections Monitoring Committee where he offered crucial leadership in monitoring and documenting Kenya’s 2017 General Election. Mr. Morara has extensive knowledge in electoral matters and plays an instrumental role in briefing various Election Observer Missions on Kenya’s elections—key among these being the Commonwealth, the African Union, the East African Community and the various Diplomatic Missions in Nairobi.