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A New Dawn For Women In Mathira,Nyeri County

Women Rights activist Wanjiku Catherine Irungu who is vying for the position of MP in Mathira Constituency Despite undeniable gains in terms of legal and institutional progress towards more women in decision-making in Kenya,pervasive structural factors still hinder or limit the full exercise of women’s political rights.This is mostly pronounced in the rural areas. This is reflected… Read More A New Dawn For Women In Mathira,Nyeri County

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When You Are Elderly or Disabled in a Humanitarian Crisis

Gordon Rattray From CBM International launches the Charter on Inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action and appends his signature One Commonality between the elderly and those with a disability is vulnerability and especially in Situations where there is a humanitarian crisis.According to the 2011 World Report on Disability by the World Health Organisation/World Bank,… Read More When You Are Elderly or Disabled in a Humanitarian Crisis

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A Sick Passenger In a Delta Airline Would Rather Die Onboard Than Get Treated By a Black Female Doctor

Racism and Sexism are far from over in America and around the world if a post by Tamika Cross is anything to go by.The Post has been liked by close to 50,000 people and shared by slightly over 18,000 people.Read it below: Tamika Cross “I’m sure many of my fellow young, corporate America working women… Read More A Sick Passenger In a Delta Airline Would Rather Die Onboard Than Get Treated By a Black Female Doctor

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Ask Jubilee Party What Inclusion Looks Like

H.E Uhuru Kenyatta Together With Deputy President William Ruto during the official launch of the Jubilee Party On Saturday,the President of Kenya officially launched the Jubilee Party.In his inspiring speech,the president explained the choice of name.That during the Biblical times,”jubilee” was a celebration of freedom,reconciliation and renewal,urging us to unite.He also mentioned that the party… Read More Ask Jubilee Party What Inclusion Looks Like

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Vote A Dada campaign launched in Nairobi

Three Non- Governmental Organizations, Oxfam, FIDA-Kenya and Youth Agenda launched the “Vote A Dada” campaign calling for increased women participation and representation in the 2017 General Election. These NGOs have received funding from the EU as part of the EU’s engagement towards achieving gender equality. Promoting Gender Equality is a core activity of the EU… Read More Vote A Dada campaign launched in Nairobi

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Domestic Workers Bill By Kiambu’s Women Representative A Step in The Right Direction

Kiambu Women Representative at a Past event in Thika Town Prevention Against Domestic Violence Act (2015) is one of the most progressive laws in this country in terms of legislating on domestic relationships.Nonetheless, the Act does not cover the employer-employee relationships and that is a huge gap. This is because violence and abuse actually do… Read More Domestic Workers Bill By Kiambu’s Women Representative A Step in The Right Direction