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KELIN and CSOs to engage on the rights based approach to reproductive health

“A human rights-based approach is a conceptual framework for the process of human development that is normatively based on international...

Join us in Rebuilding Women’s Houses & Lives in Kenya

Just a few years ago, Antonine was destitute, living under a tree on the small parcel of land in southwest Kenya, not far from the shores...

Engaging with the Constitution of Kenya

By Freshiah Wairimu Ever heard someone explain a concept so well that you had to share it? At the recently concluded training for CSOs on...

Breaking the Silence on Forced Sterilization of women living with HIV           

By Tabitha Griffith Saoyo –  NAIROBI, KENYA Children are the hallmark of many marriages. Across the African continent, they are a...

Towards Improving Maternal Care: An Analysis of Nakuru County’s Maternal Newborn Child Health Bill

By Kevin Mwangi and Saoyo Tabitha Griffith Kenya has made steady progress in improving reproductive, maternal and child health outcomes in...

The Access to Information Act will enhance the Right to Health in Kenya

By Sandra Ochola On 28 September, 2016 tens of Kenyans gathered in Nairobi County to celebrate the enactment of the Access to the...

When Justice Fails; Finding Closure for SGBV Survivors in Kenya

It is almost ten years to the day Grace was assaulted and raped by a man she knew as a friend. But time has not erased these tragic...

The Journey to the TB is not a crime judgment in Kenya

On 12 August 2010, Daniel, Henry, and Patrick, residents of Kenya’s Nandi County, were arrested for default—not on a debt, but on a...

Concluding Reflections by Hon Justice Professor OBK Dingake at the end of a Judicial Workshop on Tuberculosis, Human Rights and the Law, Nairobi, Kenya

Introduction  I have been asked to make closing remarks and reflect on the last two days of the conference.  It is not an easy task. It...

Speech by Hon. Justice Edwin Cameron, Constitutional Court of South Africa, at a Judicial Workshop on Tuberculosis, Human Rights and the Law

The lessons from AIDS for TB activism and medicines access It is a pleasure and an honour to be giving this keynote on the second day of...