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WELCOME TO NGEC

The National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) is established by the National Gender and Equality Commission Act, 2011 pursuant to Article 59 (4) of the Constitution of Kenya. Our mandate is informed by Section 8 of the National Gender and Equality Commission Act 2011. We focus on Special Interest Groups, which include women, youth, persons with disabilities (PWDs), children, the older members of society, minorities and marginalized groups.

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Gender Commission Kenya
VISION

A society free from gender inequality and all forms of discrimination

Gender Commission Kenya
MISSION

To promote gender equality and freedom from all forms of discrimination in Kenya, especially for special interest groups through ensuring compliance with policies, laws and practice

Gender Commission Kenya
CORE VALUES

Our core values are; Fairness,Inclusiveness,Accountability, Teamwork and Integrity.

LATEST IN NGEC

STATEMENT ON THE OBSERVANCE AND CELEBRATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF RURAL
The Commission takes recognition of various laws, policies and programs that aim at empowering rural women .
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STATEMENT ON IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NOT MORE THAN TWO-THIRDS GENDER PRINCIPLE
he advisory to dissolve Parliament for failing to enact a law for the realization of the not more than two-thirds gender principle is legitimate, appropriate and consistent with the contemplated due process .
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STATUS OF GENDER EQUALITY IN THE JUDICIARY
An introspective institutional audit of the Judiciary on the principles of gender and inclusion as key constitutional imperatives .
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STATEMENT ON MARKING THE WORLD ELDER ABUSE AWARENESS DAY
Older members of the society are a productive and important segment of the Kenya’s population whose rights must be protected, respected and promoted by all. .
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QUOTABLE QUOTES

A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right arm.




Jostein Gaarde
Writer

The genesis of Public Interest Litigation in listening to the voice of the voiceless and giving access to the poor, the marginalised, and the weak is a unique experiment to be lauded

Kapil Sibal
Indian Politician

The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity





Benjamin Disraeli
Former UK PM
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GENDER REPRESENTATION

KENYAN PARLIAMENT

The constitution states that not more than two-thirds of the members of elective bodies can be of the same gender.

23.26%
National Assembly

21.78%

are women
Senate

30.88%

are women

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GOVERNEMNT OF KENYA
Government of Kenya
UN WOMEN
UN Women
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IDLO
IDLO
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Jamii Thabiti
Jamii Thabiti
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Uraia
Uraia
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EQUALITY NOW
Equality Now
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