The position paper outlines actionable measures which an aim at strengthening the capacity of women on networking and communication skills as well as increasing the knowledge of women leaders on their land rights and on affirmative action to build advocacy capacity in their respective communities

Workshop on Empowering Women in Leadership Positions in West Pokot

From 29th to 31st May 2016, KAS in partnership with SIKOM -The Peace Network for Development, organized a workshop for 32 county stakeholders, CSO representatives and representatives of women groups and land right institutions from West Pokot County in Kapenguria. The event was a follow-up activity on other trainings on land rights implemented by KAS in 2015 and sought to provide the participants with a platform to reunite again to jointly deliberate on the specific issue of women’s land rights.

A total of 53 members of the audience representing political parties, National Youth Council, youth serving CBOs, students, private sector, civil society, media and professional associations participated in the debate on electoral challenges with a special focus on the issue of voter bribery.

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Kiambu County

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making. This debate was held on 5th May 2016 at Rainbow Hotel Ruiru in Kiambu County. A total of 53 members of the audience participated in the debate on electoral challenges with a special focus on the issue of voter bribery.

Entrepreneurship Training Seminar

Youth, Women and Persons with Disability (PWD) access to Government Procurement and Entrepreneurship Training Seminar

The training session focused on the question of how youth, women and persons living with disability can access government procurement and entrepreneurial opportunities. With a friendlier constitutional, legal, policy and regulatory framework, gains have been made towards greater social justice and with public private partnership structures in place, the previously marginalized affirmative action groups now stand to gain more from the business opportunities.

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to the homepage of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Kenya. The work of KAS in Kenya is guided by the understanding that democracy and rule of law are mandatory for a peaceful future in Kenya. By carrying out activities for political leaders and members of the civil society, we encourage participants to engage in the political process.

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Publications

DISSEMINATION SEMINAR ON EARLY WARNING SYSTEM(S) ANALYSIS AND FOOD SECURITY MAPPING REPORT FOR BARINGO COUNTY

Within the Months of April, May and June 2016, KAS with her partners conducted an Early Warning system analysis and a food security mapping and analysis study in West Pokot and Baringo Counties with the aim of identifying policy [...] more…

Capacity Building of West Pokot and Baringo County administrators on integrated-food-security-programming

Understanding strategies for disaster management, drought and famine early warning and food and nutrition security for improved crisis prevention and county planning. more…

Empowering Women in Leadership Positions on Land Rights: Workshop in West Pokot

KAS enhances women’s knowledge about the social and political implications regarding land rights

From 29th to 31st May 2016, KAS in partnership with SIKOM - The Peace Network for Development, organized a workshop for 32 county stakeholders, CSO representatives and representatives of women groups and land right institutions [...] more…

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Kenya Office

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
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P.O.Box 66471
Nairobi 00800 /Kenya
Phone +254 20 2610021; +254 20 2610022
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