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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 OBSERVANCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
STATEMENT BY THE NATIONAL GENDER AND EQUALITY COMMISSION ON OBSERVANCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ON 3RD DECEMBER 2021 .
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STATEMENT ON OBSERVANCE OF THE 16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER-BASED VIOLEN
The National Gender and Equality Commission joins the global community in marking the 30th anniversary of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) .
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STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL DAY OF RURAL WOMEN
NGEC joins Kenya and the rest of the World in honouring our rural women during the International Day of Rural Women .
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STATEMENT ON OBSERVANCE OF THE UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS
STATEMENT BY THE NATIONAL GENDER AND EQUALITY COMMISSION ON OBSERVANCE OF THE UNITED NATIONS INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS .
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Country Debate

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

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