Women Land Rights = Human Rights

Women Land Rights = Human Rights

Women’s equal access to land is vital in guaranteeing the human right to adequate food, shelter, non-discrimination, and equality, as well as other fundamental human rights. However, control and ownership of land largely remains the domain of male privilege,...
Anne Gachambi Njuki Success story

Anne Gachambi Njuki Success story

  In our community, men are viewed as natural born leaders while women are consigned to servitude; with their main duties being child-raising and household chores. An independent woman is a threat, so women grow-up known as the helpers and are not supposed to...
Statement of feminist activists at the forum

Statement of feminist activists at the forum

Statement of feminist activists at the forum We, the participants of the Tunis Forum for Gender Equality taking place in Tunis from April 24th to 26th 2019, have gathered to review the progress of the UN resolution1325 and the Beijing Platform for Action. A day before...
Climate change a Global Problem

Climate change a Global Problem

Climate change has become one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century. Whereas, climate change is considered to be a global problem that requires global solution, the needs of community in relation to climate change cannot be ignored if SDG Goal 13 is to be...
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN  DAY

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN DAY

Walk the Talk: IWD2019 #BalanceforBeter #Deliver4GoodKenya Author: Fridah Githuku,GROOTS Kenya As GROOTS Kenya, we join other champions across the world in marking and celebrating International Women’s Day 2019. We reiterate and amplify the call for a gender-balanced...

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