Posted by in Announcements on March 5, 2019

Kenya: New Kind of Sexual Harassment Young Women and Girls Are Battling

Kenya: Most women have experienced sexual harassment or even encountered sexual jokes from those around them.

A recent survey released by ActionAid revealed widespread harassment of young women with as many as three quarters (74 per cent) of Kenya’s young women reporting that they had come face to face with sexual harassment in the last six months.

According to a new study, young women aged between 14 and 21 are living in fear of unwanted sexual advances, both physical and now increasingly on the interweb.

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Source: Allafrica

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