NGEC has a mandate to monitor and promote mainstream issues of disability and elderly in governance structures in order to achieve substantive equality and inclusion at all levels. The program systemically addresses discrimination and human rights issues such as participation and marginalisation affecting persons with disability and older members of the society in accordance with Articles 27, 54 and 57 of the constitution and international commitments signed by Kenya.
W have a designation as the monitoring agency under Article 33(2) of the convention on the rights of persons with disabilities (CRPD) in 2014 by the Attorney General of Kenya. The program monitors compliance of the convention by the state and non-state actors and seeks to secure the rights of PWDs as envisioned in the Convention.
NGEC works with stakeholders to promote progressive realization of the Constitutional rights of PWDs