Some success in reducing the abuses, but obstacles to their elimination remain

From right Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki, Kiambu County Women Representative Gathoni Wamchomba, UN Women Country Representative Zebib Kavuma and Kiambu MP Jude Jomo. Picture Jane Godia

Although Kenya has attempted to address rising incidents of violence against women by enacting specific laws and policies, huge challenges have limited the success of these laws and policies. Recent statistics received by the State Department of Gender Affairs are worrying. 

Published in Gender Based Violence

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