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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 WORLD ELDER ABUSE AWARENESS DAY
Together we can “Build Strong Support systems for our Elders” .
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STATEMENT ON OBSERVANCE OF THE DAY OF THE AFRICAN CHILD
NGEC remains committed to discharging its mandate to eliminate all harmful practices affecting Kenyan children .
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NGEC URGES POLITICAL PARTIES TO COMPLY WITH TWO-THIRDS GENDER PRINCIPLE
STATEMENT BY NGEC ON PROMOTING MEANINGFUL AND GREATER PARTICIPATION OF SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS (SIGS) IN THE POLITICAL PARTY PROCESSES .
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STATEMENT DURING CELEBRATIONS TO MARK THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
STATEMENT BY THE NATIONAL GENDER AND EQUALITY COMMISSION DURING CELEBRATIONS TO MARK THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY .
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LATEST VIDEOS AND PHOTOS FROM OUR GALLERY

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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Swearing in 2021

Swearing in 2021

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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.

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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