Kenya: Challenges Facing Women Politicians

A study has criticised President Mwai Kibaki, saying despite pronouncements on gender equality, a signed elections bill does not provide a formula for realising the gender representation set in the Constitution.

  • Kenya:   Lobby Group's Concern Over Women's Seats

    The Star, 27 February 2012

    A lobbygroup, Centre for Multiparty Democracy has raised concern over a loomingconstitutional crisis and a tax burden to county governments in Nyanza if womenfail to present… Read more »

  • Kenya:   MPs Programme to Help Women Win Seats

    The Star, 25 February 2012

    Women MPs will launch a mentorship programme to encourage youthful women vie for political positions. Thorough the Kenya Women Parliamentary Association, the female legislators are… Read more »

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