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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 UN INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILIT
STATEMENT ON OBSERVANCE OF THE UN INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 2022 .
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STATEMENT ON THE OBSERVANCE OF 16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER-BASED VIOLEN
STATEMENT ON THE OBSERVANCE OF 16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE (GBV) .
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STATEMENT ON OBSERVANCE OF THE 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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COMMISSION LAUDS RECORD SIGS ELECTED IN THE 2022 GENERAL ELECTIONS
NGEC lauds all Special Interest Groups and Kenyans in general for participating and conducting themselves peacefully during the entire period .
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MEDIA

LATEST VIDEOS AND PHOTOS FROM OUR GALLERY

Meeting on Model Gender Policy for TVETs

Meeting on Model Gender Policy for TVETs

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National Democratic Institute and the International Republican Institute Election Observation Mission meet NGEC

National Democratic Institute and the International Republican Institute Election Observation Mission meet NGEC

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CCIOs 10th Anniversary

CCIOs 10th Anniversary

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At NGEC, we value partnership thats why we invite you to talk to us and see what we can achieve together

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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.

27.41%
National Assembly

23.49%

are women
Senate

31.30%

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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