Living the DREAM Project – Setting The Levels [STL] process in Mombasa, Kenya

Marginalized and minority populations, such as LGBTIQ+ people, people living with HIV, sex workers, and adolescents, often face unequal, unjust, and disrespectful treatment from service providers, policymakers, and program partner organizations, which is often done without conscious malicious intent and with little recourse that does not escalate punitive consequence. The …

Fostering inclusivity of GSM by engaging the members of the Court Users Committee in Mombasa County.

The Mechanism for Community Policing and the Court Users Committee will ensure that the gains made in this project are maintained and that the GSM community remains protected and secure. This dialogue aims to address the obstacles that the Gender and Sexual Minority (GSM) community faces in regard to protection …

3 Days Police Sensitization Training for Improving Response to Security and Access to Justice Issues in Mombasa

Gender and Sexual Minority persons living in Mombasa County faces various security and access to justice issues, and it is important that the law enforcers are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to will improve their abilities to address these issues in a manner that respect law, human rights …

IDAHOBIT 2023: Together Always, United In Diversity

THE THEME: TOGETHER ALWAYS: UNITED IN DIVERSITY This year’s theme, “Together always: united in diversity,” was decided through a large consultation with LGBTQIA+ organisations from around the world. This theme will allow for advocacy and celebrations in many forms – be them from human rights defenders, LGBTQIA+ civil society groups, millions …

(RE-ADVERTISEMENT) External Auditor Job for 3 years (2023 -2026)

Our Ref: A005/MGMNT/PK/23                 OPEN DATE: 6th MARCH 2023 CLOSING DATE: 24th MARCH 2023 (RE-ADVERTISEMENT) Background Pema Kenya is a membership-based organization founded in 2008 whose work is premised upon creating enabling environment for its members and the general population to thrive. We are an organization that works with Gender and …

Femicide

By Elizabeth Onyango and Sarafina Kimotho You can connect with Elizabeth and Sarafina on Twitter through their handles @Lizzy34934290 and @seraphinakim respectively. Day 6 of 16 Days Of Activism 2021 we focus on FEMICIDE Femicide – the killing of women and girls – is the most extreme form of violence …

Something Human

By Henry Ominde. You can connect with him on; Facebook Page: @WholenessEffect, Twitter: @wholenesseffect and Instagram: @h.ominde THE WHOLENESS EFFECT Flesh, blood, bones, DNA, a pulse and a brain clearly don’t make us human. Atleast not in my opinion. Does humanity exist? Or is it just a vision dreamt by …

A Life’s Worth

By Henry Ominde. You can connect with him on; Facebook Page: @WholenessEffect, Twitter: @wholenesseffect and Instagram: @h.ominde THE WHOLENESS EFFECT You’d think that those that you hold dear and close to you would notice your worth. That they’d appreciate who you are and regularly affirm just how precious you are …

Comfort-Table

By Henry Ominde. You can connect with him on; Facebook Page: @WholenessEffect, Twitter: @wholenesseffect and Instagram: @h.ominde THE WHOLENESS EFFECT Sometimes we get to that place where we feel too comfortable. That place where everything seems to be working perfectly. Every step looks right. Every feedback received is nothing less …