Kenya’s 2019/20 budget and the big four agenda: a pro poor analysis

This paper, written by Dr Miriam Omolo, with support from DI’s Boniface Owino, provides a detailed analysis of the government of Kenya’s budget for the 2019/20 financial year, and analyses how it might impact the poorest people. The analysis focuses on resource allocations to the big four development agenda priority areas – universal healthcare, affordable housing, manufacturing and food security. The analysis also covers resource allocation to education and social protection programmes.