Kenya

Posted by in News, Social Media on October 31, 2016

Protect women – at all cost

Kenya: In May 2015, the Protection Against Domestic Violence Act was assented to in Kenya and came into effect on…

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Posted by in News on October 3, 2016

Civil Society Pushes for EAC Gender Equality Bill

East Africa: The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women (EASSI), together with affiliated regional civil society…

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Posted by in News on August 2, 2016

Tackling Violence Against Women In Africa

Africa: When one of Africa’s biggest music superstar, Kofi Olumide was recently caught on camera angrily kicking one of his…

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Posted by in News on July 28, 2016

Activism: When Small Changes Lead The Path To Transforming Lives

Member’s Story: Lucy Mitei, a GBV Prevention Network member, participated in the Get Moving! powerful internal process that strengthens organisations…

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Posted by in News on September 9, 2015

Only Rape Survivors Can Truly Understand What Other Victims Have Gone Through

Kenya: A compelling story of a rape survivor and how she turned this experience to help Kenyan women. She spent years…

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Posted by in News on August 17, 2015

Women only Sanctuary for violence against women

Kenya – Umoja (“unity in Swahili) is a women-only village of 48 women & their children in Samburu Country, Kenya.…

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Posted by in News on May 13, 2015

Kenya: Women MPs Threaten Suit Over Gender Rule

Kenya: Women MPs may move to court to challenge the publication of the Constitution of Kenya (Amendment) Bill that seeks…

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Posted by in News on April 6, 2015

Kenya: “As a child, my sister was often sick and under a myriad of strong prescription drugs, which unfortunately triggered…

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Posted by in News on April 1, 2015

Kenya: Women MPs Wants DPP to Probe Sexual Harassment in Parliament

Kenya: More than 50 women parliamentarians on Wednesday urged the Director of Public Prosecutions to investigate claims of sexual harassment against…

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Posted by in News on December 2, 2014

Kenya: Stripping Women Is a Violent Crime That Must Be Punished

Kenya: Gender violence, especially sexual violence like stripping and rape, against women in Kenya is not new. It has been around…

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