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Local women network fights for women rights
Iloodoklani is a women network group based in Kajaido that champions for the girl child rights. In their 4 year existence, they have made phenomenal milestones of rescuing 33 girls facing Female...
Fighting early marriage
A widow's voice
War against FGM
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has been a longstanding practice in the African history. Although illegal, a recent expose has revealed the ancient act is still being undertaken over misguided...
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 09:34
The tax plight
Quite often we walk into shopping malls to buy one or two things; a loaf of bread, a packet of milk, groceries or any other thing we may be in need of. On the shelves, most of us will notice...
Monday, November 16, 2015 - 10:47
Governance in schools,Marafa
ActionAid Marafa, has been on the forefront in encouraging schools in the area to allow pupils to elect their leaders as opposed to the teachers choosing the prefects.
AAK October newsletter
12 Oct 2015
Dear Colleagues, The theme of this issue is women and land and the role of “activista” in revitalizing women collectives.In the first week of October 2015, the news which dominated Kenya’s media...
The women warriors
Mary Naikan Reuben and Susan Krop are two women with a strong resolve to fight the punitive cultural practices that victimizes the girl child in Kongelai, West Pokot. The two have been with the Women...
Giving land rights women
Women land rights are important since they are co-related with increased empowerment and better outcome for women and children. When women have a secure claim to land, they are less vulnerable when...
Food & land rights