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WELCOME TO NGEC

The National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) was established by the National Gender and Equality Commission Act, 2011 pursuant to Article 59 (4) of the Constitution of Kenya. It is one of the three (3) successor commissions, NGEC, Commission on Administrative Justice and Kenya National Commission on Human Rights), to the Kenya National Human Rights and Equality Commission (KNHREC) established in Article 59 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010. NGEC’s mandate is informed by Section 8 of the National Gender and Equality Commission Act 2011. NGEC focuses 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

NOMINATED MCAS TO EARN MILEAGE ALLOWANCES
Big win as SRC sets uniform mileage allowance for nominated MCAs .
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NGEC WINS LANDMARK CASE ON EQUALITY OF MCAS
The High Court in Nakuru affirmed the equality of nominated members of county assemblies .
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RENEWED EFFORTS FOR ENACTMENT OF ARTICLE 100 LEGISLATION
Multisectoral consultations forums with the aim of enacting legislation on Article 100 conducted .
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NEW STRATEGIC PLAN 2019-2024 LAUNCHED
The Commission launched Strategic Plan 2019-2024 .
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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
MEDIA

LATEST VIDEOS AND PHOTOS FROM OUR GALLERY

Maputo Protocol Validation Forum

Maputo Protocol Validation Forum

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NGEC and Equality Now sign MoU

NGEC and Equality Now sign MoU

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Strategic Plan 2019-2024 Launch at Intercontinental Hotel

Strategic Plan 2019-2024 Launch at Intercontinental Hotel

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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
Government of Kenya
UNFPA
UNFPA
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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UN Habitat
UN Habitat
EQUALITY NOW
Equality Now
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