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.learn more
A society free from gender inequality and all forms of discrimination
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
Our core values are; Fairness,Inclusiveness,Accountability, Teamwork and Integrity.
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The constitution states that not more than two-thirds of the members of elective bodies can be of the same gender.