Our achievements so far
On January 28th, 2023, The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner launched its first three-year strategic plan which was developed with support from the UK Government through the Digitaln Access Program.
In order to operationalise the provisions of the Act, three regulations were gazetted and approved on February, 2022. They include: General Regulations, 2021. Registration of Data Controllers and Data Processors, 2021. Complaints Handling and Enforcement Procedures Regulations, 2021.
The ODPC in collaboration with the Kenya School of Government has developed and launched for implementation, the Personal Data Protection Curriculum which aims to improve competencies of participants in data protection.
Pursuant to its mandate of promoting international cooperation and ensuring compliance with obligations under international conventions and agreements on matters relating to data protection, the Office has applied and joined several international associations of data protection; The Common Thread Network of the Commonwealth Telecommunication Organization and Data Protection Africa, The Network of Data Protection Authorities and Global Privacy Assembly.