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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

NGEC, EQUALITY NOW SIGN PARTNERSHIP MOU
NGEC and Equality Now sign partnership agreement to expand SGBV Information System .
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PWDS TO ENJOY INCLUSIVE PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Accessible and inclusive mobility system in the pipeline .
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NGEC: DON’T LOWER THE AGE OF CONSENT FOR SEX
Multi-sectoral consultative forum oppose lowering age of consent proposal .
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NGEC TO MONITOR TITLE DEED ISSUANCE TO ENSURE WOMEN BENEFIT
Historic title deed issuance confirms land inheritance no longer a preserve of one gender in Kenya .
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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

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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Courtesy Call to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi

Courtesy Call to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi

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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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GOVERNEMNT OF KENYA
Government of Kenya
UN WOMEN
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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EQUALITY NOW
Equality Now
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