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Unregulated campaign financing hurt women

The women movement wants women MPs to reintroduce the campaign finance bill to help create an equal playing ground in future elections. Read More

Boosting the women agenda in the post-election period

Despite women of Kenya having limitless potential to transform the socio-economic spheres of their lives, patriarchy and other cultural practices continue to hold women back. Read more

Women leaders prove breaking glass ceiling is possible

There is no doubt that Kenyan women have continued to get the short end of the stick despite making up over 50 percent  of the population of 48 million. Read more

The 13th Parliament has to get it right on the Two Thirds Rule

The gender equality provisions in the Constitution were again put to test during the 2022 General Elections. Read More


SAUTI SASA December 2022 Issue : Beyond Elections : Refocusing on the gender agender

SAUTI SASA November 2022 Issue: Keeping the eye on the prize

It is a Do-or-Die Battel for women candidates

Women Leadership brings hope and transformative change

SAUTI SASA September Issue : Ray of hope as women triumph in the 2022 elections

50 journeys Stories of Courage and transformation from women political leaders in Kenya


Training of Journalists on Peace & Security

Over 50 journalists were trained on conflict sensitive & gender responsive reporting before, during, and after the 2022 elections held  in Nairobi and Nakuru counties. The journalists were drawn from print and electronic media houses.

Peace Actors

Milcah Nempiris from Kajiado County making her presentation

Forum for 15 women Peace Actors from seven counties on how to develop peace messages for 2022 Elections held in Nairobi. Peace Actors from  Wajir, Samburu, Homabay, Kisii, Embu, Kericho and Kajiado counties.

Training of GSU

Training of General Service Unit  (GSU)  Officers  on prevention and response to Sexual Gender Based Violence and protection of Vulnerable groups before, during and after Elections.

Delivering the promise: Women stepout to prove women leadership brings change


Gender justice is the basic motivation in the push for the human rights of women and children. In this regard…

People are empowered when they understand how the media works, and can interpret and respond appropriately to the information disseminated…

Diversity within the media is reflected in content, as well as the variety of actors, platforms and technologies used. The…

Access to information is critical for the development of any society. We recognize the disparities in access to ICT between…