Advocate for African women’s rights to be recognized in key policy and development frameworks. FEMNET is keen to mobilize African women to hold governments to account on the following priority areas: Harmful practices with specific reference to female genital mutilation (FGM) and early marriage. Violence against women and girls. Women in political leadership and decision [...]

Priority One Advocate for African women's rights to be recognized in key policy and development frameworks. FEMNET is keen to mobilize African women to hold governments to account on the following priority areas: Harmful practices with specific reference to female genital mutilation (FGM) and early marriage. Violence against women and girls. Women in political leadership [...]

By Felogene Anumo “Getting a good education is my best bet out of poverty,” said a 16- year old in Narok county in Kenya. Yet, on that fateful morning of 2nd April 2005 at Garissa University in Kenya, the dreams of 147 lives and their families were shattered into pieces. As I followed the events unfolding […]