Anti FGM Conference

FIDA Kenya today attended the ongoing Anti FGM Conference at KICD

FIDA,AG lock horns over children born out of wedlock

The Federation of Women Lawyers-Kenya (Fida) and the Attorney General are locked in a legal battle over whether a man should automatically provide for his biological children and whether those children should bear his name. A single mother from Kakamega (NSA) has triggered the fresh battle after she sought Fida’s assistance in getting orders to make it automatic for men to cater for children they father.

Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/lifestyle/article/2001266770/fida-ag-fight-over-responsibility-of-fathers-to-children-born-out-of-wedlock

FIDA Kenya on Radio Mataa

Women Governance Team Programme Officer Mitchelle Oyuga and host presenters minutes before we went live on radio Mataa in Lodwar, to discuss the provisions of the Community Land Act 2016. The feedback was amazing!

Psychological support for Turkana women.

FIDA Kenya is today holding a women support group forum at St.Teresa Pastoral Community Center, Lodwar, Turkana County. The objective of the forum is to provide psychological support to women who have undergone violations in relation to land and property rights.

Power 2017 Project

In partnership with Media Focus on Africa, FIDA-Kenya is conducting an experience sharing forum with 2017 women aspirants from our Power 2017 project. Winning strategies for increasing womens political participation in 2022 have been outlined as we seek to achieve the two thirds gender rule

FIDA Kenya’s courtesy call to KAM

FIDA Kenya Executive Director Teresa Omondi-Adeitan paid a courtesy call to Dalmas Okendo of Head of Operations, Kenya Association of Manufacturers. The meeting was aimed at exploring possible areas of collaboration.