Attiya Waris

School of Law, University of Nairobi

Assoc Prof of Fiscal Law and Policy

P O Box 30197

Nairobi, Nairobi 00100

Kenya

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Ten Truths About Tax Havens: Inclusion and the ‘Liberia’ Problem

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 70, No. 7, 2021, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 670
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2021
Steven Dean and Attiya Waris
Brooklyn Law School and School of Law, University of Nairobi
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Tax havens, systemic racism, international tax, minimum tax, settler colonialism, gender

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How Kenya Has Implemented and Adjusted to the Changes in International Transfer Pricing Regulations: 1920-2016

ICTD Working Paper 69
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Feb 2018
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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Transfer Pricing; Cross-Border Taxation; Kenya; Africa; Tax Avoidance; Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

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Binging the Billions Back: How Africa and Europe Can End Illicit Capital Flight

(2012) Global Series No 37
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 30 Apr 2021
Kristina Froberg and Attiya Waris
affiliation not provided to SSRN and School of Law, University of Nairobi
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Capital Flight, Illicit Financial Flows, Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa

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An African Feminist Perspective on Security and Early Warning Mechanisms: IGAD

Mwagiru Makumi & Oculli Okello (eds), Mwagiru Makumi & Oculli Okello (eds), Rethinking Global Security: An African Perspective?’ (Nairobi, Heinrich Boll Foundation 2006?’ (Nairobi, Heinrich Boll Foundation 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2021
Anita Kiamba and Attiya Waris
affiliation not provided to SSRN and School of Law, University of Nairobi
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Early Warning, Conflict, Gender, Feminism, IGAD

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Towards a Framework Convention on Global Health

Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Vol. 91, pp. 790-793, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, UNAIDS, School of Law, University of Nairobi, Center for Health, Human Rights and Development, Communication for Development Centre, Centre for Health Sciences Training, Research and Development, University of the Witwatersrand - Faculty of Health Sciences and University of Oxford
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global health, health inequities, health disparities, global health governance, global health priorities, international health responsibilities

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Delineating a Rights-based Fiscal Social Contract Using African Fiscal Constitutions

(2015) East African Law Journal
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Apr 2021
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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constitution, fiscal, Africa, human rights

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Kenya’s Fiscal Accountability Revisited: A Review of the Historical Erosion of the Country’s Fiscal Constitution from 1962 to 2010

Mbondenyi, Asaala, Kabau and Waris (eds), Human Rights and Democratic Governance in Kenya: A Post-2007 Appraisal (Pretoria, PULP 2015)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Apr 2021
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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fiscal, accountability, history, kenya, constitution, 2010

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An Analysis of Section 4A of the Kenyan Income Tax Act and a Case for Reform

(2005) East African Law Journal
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 May 2021
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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income tax, kenya

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The WHO’s 75th anniversary: WHO at a Pivotal Moment in History

Georgetown University Law Center Research Paper, Forthcoming, (2023). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. 2509., BMJ Global Health, published online first April 21, 2023.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 May 2023
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law, The Helen Clark Foundation, York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - German Federal Ministry of Health, Sunway University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, RBM Partnership to End Malaria, Public Health Foundation of India, School of Law, University of Nairobi and University of Nairobi
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World Health Organisation, WHO, global health, global governance, human rights, health law

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Towards Establishing Fiscal Legitimacy Through Settled Fiscal Principles in Global Health Financing

Health Care Anal, 2015, DOI: 10.1007/s10728-015-0305-z
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Dec 2015
Attiya Waris and Lyla Latif
School of Law, University of Nairobi and University of Nairobi
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Health financing, Tax law, Tax policy, Canons of taxation, Africa, International health financing

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The Role of International Tax in the Achievement of Global Social Protection

Jens Holst (ed), Global Social Protection Scheme: Moving from Charity to Solidarity (Medico International and Hélène de Beir Foundation 2012)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2021
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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social protection, international tax, solidarity

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Financing the Future of WHO

The Lancet, Vol. 399, Issue 10334, 2022, Pp. 1445-1447. | (2022). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. 2502. | DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(22)00533-5
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 May 2023 Last Revised: 18 May 2023
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Foundation for the National Institutes of HealthGeorgetown University Law Center, The Helen Clark Foundation, Fondation Afrivac, International Advisory Council, The Round Table, Sunway University and School of Law, University of Nairobi
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World Health Organization; WHO; Pandemic; Treaty; IHR; Sustainable Financing; Innovative Financing; assessed contributions; voluntary contributions; Working Group on Sustainable Financing; budget; Global Health; Global Health Governance; COVID-19; investment case; replenishment conference

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Campaign Financing, the Wealthy Business Savvy Political Aspirantand its Effect on the International, Regional and National Fiscal Economy: An Analysis of the 2013 Kenyan National Elections

Fred Otieno (ed), New Constitution, Same Old Challenges: Reflections on Kenya’s 2013 General Elections (SID/Uraia Trust) 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 May 2021
Attiya Waris
School of Law, University of Nairobi
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campaign, financing, politics, economy, Kenya, elections

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The Effect of Tax Amnesty on Anti Money Laundering in Bangladesh

Journal of Money Laundering Control, 2015
Posted: 06 Dec 2015
Attiya Waris and Lyla Latif
School of Law, University of Nairobi and University of Nairobi

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Bangladesh, Tax law, tax amnesty, anti money laundering

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A Global Social Contract to Reduce Maternal Mortality: The Human Rights Arguments and the Case of Uganda

Reproductive Health Matters, Vol. 21, No. 42, November 2013, pp 129-138
Posted: 08 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
University of Antwerp - Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM), Center for Health, Human Rights and Development, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium, University of Nairobi, School of Law, University of Nairobi and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

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human rights, right to health, reproductive rights, maternal mortality, fiscal space, displacement, Uganda