National Gender and Equality Commission
Gender-NGEC-Kenya
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Minority & Marginalised

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WELCOME TO NGEC

The National Gender Equality Commission is a constitutional Commission established by an Act of Parliament in August 2011, as a successor commission to the Kenya National Human Rights and Equality Commission pursuant to Article 59 of the Constitution. NGEC derives its mandate from Articles 27, 43, and Chapter Fifteen of the Constitution; and section 8 of NGEC Act (Cap. 15) of 2011, with the objectives of promoting gender equality and freedom from discrimination.

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Gender Commission Kenya
GOAL

The over-arching goal for NGEC is to contribute to the reduction of gender inequalities and the discrimination against all; women, men, persons with disabilities, the youth, children, the elderly, minorities and marginalized communities.

Gender Commission Kenya
VISION

A society free from all forms of inequality and discrimination

Gender Commission Kenya
MISSION

To promote gender equality and freedom from discriination for all persons in Kenya

MEDIA

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LATEST NEWS

COUNTIES URGED TO INVOLVE SIGS DURING PUBLIC PARTICIPATION FORUMS
NGEC participated in the 7th Annual Conference of Chairpersons of Constitutional Commissions
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BRAILLE AND SIGN LANGUAGE TO BE MAINSTREAMED IN GOVERNMENT
Ministry of Labour and social services PS Nelson Marwa acknowledged the need to have all issues of persons with disabilities to be mainstreamed across governmen
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NGEC AND MAKUENI COUNTY GOVERNMENT TO STRENGTHEN PARTNERSHIP
The Commission led by Chairperson Dr. Joyce Mwikali Mutinda met Deputy Governor, Makueni County H.E Adelina Mwau to discuss matters pertaining Equality & Inclusion.
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NGEC AND PUBLIC SERVICE MINISTRY TO ENHANCE COLLABORATION
NGEC Commissioners paid a courtesy call to Public Service, Youth and Gender affairs
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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
Country Debate

GENDER REPRESENTATION

2018 KENYAN PARLIAMENT

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

26.5%
National Assembly

22%

are women
Senate

31%

are women

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Government of Kenya
UN Women
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IDLO
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UN Women
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